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Jan 09, 2020 | CEU’s 0.15 | Cincinnati, Ohio
Multicultural considerations for evaluating children with speech-language disorders and autism is organized by Cincinnati Children's Hospital Medical Center (CCHMC) and will be held on Jan 09, 2020 at Cincinnati, Ohio, United States of America. Credits: This program is offered for 0.15 ASHA CEUs (Intermediate level, professional area) Overview: Evaluation of culturally-linguistically diverse (CLD) children demands specialized knowledge of dynamic and non-standardized assessment tools. This event will review some dynamic and non-standard assessment tools that are available and how they can be used to evaluate CLD patients with speech and language disorders and autism. It will also provide information about evidence-based practice in evaluating children in this population. Learner Outcomes: Upon completion of this seminar, the participants will be able to: • Describe alternatives to standardized testing to assess speech sound disorders. • Understand where to find resources for speech sound difference versus disorder in culturally and linguistically diverse children. • Demonstrate understanding of alternative scoring procedures to commonly used standardized tests when evaluating speakers of African American English. • State common grammatical differences between African American English and Standard American English. • Define how the Verbal Behavior Milestones Assessment and Placement Program (VB-Mapp) can be used as a functional assessment that can be used to evaluate clients with language disorders another other developmental disabilities. Describe • Identify culturally appropriate stimulus materials and language targets based on the clients background. • Apply word study knowledge in their evaluation of children with a variety of backgrounds. • Utilize a language analysis to determine if a child’s language skills are attributed to a language difference, an impairment, or within typical range. Additional details will be posted as soon as information is available.
Kinesiology Taping Practitioner Certification: Combining Taping & Movement to Improve Functional Outcomes (Jan 14, 2020)
Jan 14, 2020 | Contact Hours 6.00 | USD $279.99 | Cincinnati, Ohio
Kinesiology Taping Practitioner Certification: Combining Taping & Movement to Improve Functional Outcomes is organized by PESI HealthCare and will be held on Jan 14, 2020 at Hilton Cincinnati Netherland Plaza, Cincinnati, Ohio, United States of America. This CME Conference has been approved for a maximum of 6.0 contact hours / 0.6 CEUs. Target Audience: • Physical Therapists • Physical Therapist Assistants • Occupational Therapists • Occupational Therapy Assistants • Athletic Trainers • Massage Therapists • Personal Trainers Course Description: From sports medicine to stroke rehab, kinesiology tape has rapidly gained popularity in rehabilitation due to its unique ability to improve movement and function. One of the most versatile treatment tools in rehab, taping has been shown to improve outcomes with a vast variety of therapies, including functional movement therapies, manual therapy, splinting, Neuro-Developmental Treatment (NDT), Hippo- and Aquatic therapies, and more. This hands-on certification seminar will equip you with all the skills you’ll need to begin taping patients across the continuum of care. Explore the fundamentals of modern taping techniques, discover advanced interventions that integrate the latest neuroscience research, and learn how to combine taping with functional movement to produce the kinds of active treatments that are revolutionizing rehab. Numerous case studies will be presented that demonstrate how taping can help deliver superior rehab outcomes, and hands-on labs throughout the program will show you how to get impressive results with your patients. Objectives: • Explain the physiological effects of kinesiology taping. • Assess functional taping techniques as they apply to pain, edema management, neurologic conditions, scar and posture improvement. • Analyze the concepts of longitudinal fascial chain kinesiology taping. • Demonstrate fluid dynamics taping applications for acute edema and chronic fluid dysfunction conditions using the jellyfish taping method. • Demonstrate varied tape application techniques for common musculo-skeletal injury conditions such as low back pain, shoulder strains, ankle sprains and post-operative patient/client care. • Demonstrate posture taping applications for correction of common chronic postural deficits of the upper and lower spine regions.
Feb 20, 2020 | CEUs 0.60 | USD $249.99 | Cincinnati, Ohio
Anxiety Disorders in Children and Adolescents: Recognizing & Treating the Emerging Epidemic is organized by PESI HealthCare and will be held on Feb 20, 2020 at Hilton Cincinnati Netherland Plaza, Cincinnati, Ohio, United States of America. This Conference has been approved for a maximum of 6.25 hours of continuing education credit / 6.25 contact hours / 6.0 contact hours or .6 CEUs / 7.5 hours of continuing education. Target Audience: • Social Workers • Psychologists • Counselors • Teachers • School Administrators • Occupational Therapists • Speech-Language Pathologists • Marriage and Family Therapists • Other Helping Professionals Who Work with Children Description: The increasing rate of stress and trauma to children, which includes divorce, family breakdown, violence in society, the media, and a failing school system, has produced a “shell shocked” generation suffering from anxiety in many cases. The challenge for clinicians is to recognize anxiety in children and help them cope. Dr. Steve O'Brien will teach you how and why anxiety develops in children and adolescents. She will present practical treatment strategies that can be applied immediately. The seven key anxiety disorders along with case examples to be addressed include: • Separation anxiety disorder • Panic disorder • Overanxious disorder • Obsessive-compulsive disorder • Social anxiety disorder • Phobias • Post-traumatic stress disorder Other co-occurring disorders (e.g. behavior problems, medical conditions, depression, ADHD, learning disabilities, selective mutism) will also be discussed. Emphasis will be on creative interventions involving insight-oriented, cognitive-behavioral, biological, mindfulness, expressive arts and family systems approaches. Objectives: • Apply the “Three Ingredients” framework for understanding how, why and when anxiety occurs in children. • Draw from 10 specific stress-management strategies to target the "when" factor in child and adolescent anxiety. • Recommend 8 steps teachers can take to reduce anxiety in the classroom for more focused attention. • Implement at least one effective treatment strategy for each of the 7 key anxiety disorders to modify sources of stress. • Designate 3 steps that schools can take to create a safe, calm environment for meeting the needs of anxious students. • Create a therapeutic alliance with parents to improve the effectiveness of clinical treatment with anxious kids.
High-Functioning Autism: Proven & Practical Interventions for Challenging Behaviors in Children, Adolescents & Young Adults (Feb 27, 2020)
Feb 27, 2020 | Contact Hours 6.30 | USD $249.99 | Cincinnati, Ohio
High-Functioning Autism: Proven & Practical Interventions for Challenging Behaviors in Children, Adolescents & Young Adults is organized by PESI HealthCare and will be held on Feb 27, 2020 at Quality Hotel Conference Center Cincinnati Blue Ash, Cincinnati, Ohio, United States of America. This Course has been approved for a maximum of 6.3 contact hours / 6.25 clock hours of continuing education credit. Target Audience: • Speech-Language Pathologists • Speech-Language Pathology Assistants • School Administrators • Special Education Teachers • General Education Teachers • School-based Personnel • Social Workers • Counselors • Occupational Therapists • Occupational Therapy Assistants • Behavioral Intervention Specialists • Psychologists • Marriage & Family Therapists • Educational Paraprofessionals • Nurses • Youth Leaders • Probation Officers • Other helping professionals who work with • children/adolescents/young adults Course Description: This intensive, full-day seminar provides proven intervention strategies, essential treatment tools, and behavioral techniques to help you analyze behaviors and actions, identify consequences for behaviors, and teach new skills to children, adolescents and young adults with high-functioning autism (HFA). Walk away with practical intervention techniques for social success, behavior changes and overcoming challenging co-occurring behaviors that deliver success through adulthood. The challenging co-occurring issues to be addressed are: • Social skills • Sensory • Depression • ADHD • Psychotropic medications • Communication • Anxiety/Rigidity • Meltdowns • OCD • Non-compliance Gain valuable insight into common psychotropic medications, including both the helpful effects and potentially problematic side effects, that these individuals are prescribed. We will explore HFA and the new DSM-5® diagnosis of Social-Pragmatic Communication Disorder. You will receive the necessary tools to gain effective collaboration between clinicians, educators and parents. Through case studies, video clips and class participation you will leave this seminar with the confidence to identify actions that cause impediments in change, utilize more successful consequences for behaviors, and teach new skills to children, adolescents, and young adults with HFA. Don’t just manage these individuals; provide interventions that lead to successful independence into their adult years! Objectives: • Explain how the DSM-5® updates impact service delivery. • Utilize several social skill interventions to improve long-term success for children/adolescents with HFA. • Employ specific coping and calming techniques for children/adolescents with HFA. • Identify medication side effects that can mimic behavioral issues and may even cause behavioral issues. • Design effective strategies for successful transitions for children/adolescents with HFA. • Select specific behavioral interventions that target the most difficult behaviors in children/adolescents with HFA. • Summarize the new DSM-5® diagnosis of Social-Pragmatic Communication Disorder and design treatment interventions.
Trauma, PTSD & Complicated Grief: Effective Assessments and Immediate Interventions for Children, Adolescents and Adults (Mar 09, 2020)
Mar 09, 2020 | Contact Hours 6.30 | USD $249.99 | Cincinnati, Ohio
Trauma, PTSD & Complicated Grief: Effective Assessments and Immediate Interventions for Children, Adolescents and Adults is organized by PESI HealthCare and will be held on Mar 09, 2020 at Hilton Cincinnati Netherland Plaza, Cincinnati, Ohio, United States of America. This CME Conference has been approved for a maximum of 6.3 contact hours. Target Audience: • Counselors • Social Workers • Psychologists • Psychiatrists • Case Managers • Therapists • Chaplains • Marriage & Family Therapists • Addiction Counselors • Nurses • Crisis Intervention Specialists • Mental Health Professionals Course Description: Complete this workshop and learn new clinical skills, interventions, and principles to help your clients cope with the challenges of recovering from trauma. Throughout the workshop trauma specialist, Michael S. Prokop, will discuss and integrate the “active ingredients” for “healing trauma” as they are utilized within the Three Stage Consensus Model. Attend and be able to: • Use dozens of practical assessment, diagnosis and intervention strategies • Effectively work with children, adolescents and adults dealing with trauma issues • Implement multisensory interventions to treat the whole person You will be able to implement evidence-based treatment protocols for establishing safety, desensitizing and reprocessing trauma memories, as well as, resolving/reprocessing complicated grief. With these new skills, you will be able to assist your clients in their journey as they “restructure a victim mentally to form a proactive survivor identity”. With this new identity, you will be able to help clients reconnect to self, family, society and dreams! Objectives: • Illustrate the effects of trauma on the structure and function of the brain. • Determine the etiology and potential impact of traumatic stress on the client utilizing multiple assessment strategies. • Develop an assessment plan for a client’s reaction to a traumatic event and develop a viable treatment program. • Analyze how grief, bereavement, and mourning are accounted for in the DSM-5®. • Integrate interventions to assist a client in dealing with the biopsychosocial manifestations of trauma, PTSD, and traumatic grief/complicated mourning. • Discover appropriate evidence-based interventions to assist a client in coping with the physical and psychosocial-spiritual manifestations of trauma.
Mar 12 - 13, 2020 | CME 8.00 | USD $300 | Cincinnati, Ohio
Continuous Renal Replacement Therapy (CRRT) University Pediatric Course is organized by Cincinnati Children's Hospital Medical Center (CCHMC) and will be held from Mar 12 - 13, 2020 at Kingsgate Conference Center at Cincinnati, Ohio, United States of America. Credits: AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™ (8.00), CME - Non-Physician (Attendance) (8.00), Nursing CE (8.00), ABP MOC Part 2 (8.00), ABIM MOC Part 2 (8.00) Overview: CRRT UNIVERSITY is designed for health care providers caring for infants, children and/or adults receiving Continuous Renal Replacement Therapy (CRRT). This one and one-half day course combines interactive didactic small course instruction (6 hours) with a full day simulation course. Medical professionals (RN and MD) are provided with an integrated platform to acquire new skills and abilities that will: • Improve aptitude in caring for CRRT patients • Increase working knowledge of the CRRT machine and ability to troubleshoot alarms • Enhance abilities to navigate and adapt to complex situations involving CRRT • Develop strategies for addressing challenging communication issues and program structure Additional details will be posted as soon as information is available.
Mar 12 - 15, 2020 | CME 7.00 | USD $200 | Cincinnati, Ohio
Pediatric Urology Workshop 2020 is organized by Cincinnati Children's Hospital Medical Center (CCHMC) and will be held from Mar 12 - 15, 2020 at The Westin Cincinnati, Cincinnati, Ohio, United States of America. Target Audience: Urology Credits: AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™ (7.00), CME - Non-Physician (Attendance) (7.00), Nursing CE (7.00) Overview: Pediatric Urology Workshop is a four-day workshop focused on the management of children with complex urological conditions. The meeting will be broken down into ½ day Basic Science, ½ day SFU, and 3 days Clinical. Topics will include: • Cloacal Malformation • Transitional Urology • Hypospadias • Tethered Spinal Cord • Quality Improvement • Shared Decision Making • Genetics in Pediatric Urology • Chronic Kidney Disease • Pelvic Floor Physical Therapy • Robotic Reimplantation • Surgical Complications • Fellows Bowl Additional details will be posted as soon as information is available.
Apr 03 - 04, 2020 | Cincinnati, Ohio
NANT 10th Anniversary Conference is organized by National Association of Neonatal Therapists (NANT) and will be held from Apr 03 - 04, 2020 at Cincinnati, Ohio, United States of America. Theme: Celebrating Milestones. Pre-conference will be held on Apr 02, 2020. Additional details will be posted as soon as information is available.
Apr 05 - 06, 2020 | USD $590 | Cincinnati, Ohio
NP Review & Clinical Update Course is organized by Advanced Practice Education Associates (APEA) and will be held from Apr 05 - 06, 2020 at Cincinnati Marriott At RiverCenter, Cincinnati, Ohio, United States of America. Description: The 2020 APEA Live Review Course and Clinical Update presents essential primary care education for FNP and AGNP certification candidates and practicing NPs in a format that is engaging, efficient, and effective. Whether you are preparing for certification or seeking contact hours, this event delivers a five-star learning experience with consistent presenters who are known nationwide for their clinical expertise, their ability to convey complex concepts, and their mastery of public speaking. The 2020 course program features the following: • 2 days of live lectures encompassing content covered on the AANP and ANCC exams for family practice and adult-gerontology primary care practice • For FNPs and FNP candidates, videotaped lectures on pregnancy, pediatrics and child growth and development; accessible after the course • For AGNPs and AGNP primary care candidates, videotaped lectures on Healthy Aging, Pathology of Aging and Prescribing for Older Adults; accessible after the course • For all attendees: videotaped lecture on Essential Office-Based Procedures, including topical and local anesthesia, incision and drainage, and more; accessible after the course • For all attendees: videotaped lecture on Entry-To-Practice Requirements including obtaining an NPI number, selecting malpractice insurance and more; accessible after the course • Printed spiral-bound course manual with room for notes; provided at check in • Continental breakfast each morning • Snacks each afternoon Additional details will be posted as soon as information is available.
16th International Conference on Pediatric Mechanical Circulatory Support Systems & Pediatric Cardiopulmonary Perfusion
May 14 - 15, 2020 | USD $645 | Cincinnati, Ohio
16th International Conference on Pediatric Mechanical Circulatory Support Systems & Pediatric Cardiopulmonary Perfusion is organized by Cincinnati Children's Hospital Medical Center (CCHMC) and will be held from May 14 - 15, 2020 at Cincinnati Children's Hospital Sabin Auditorium - Location D, Cincinnati, Ohio, United States of America. Target Audience: • Pediatric Cardiac Surgeons • Pediatric Cardiologists • Pediatric Intensivists • Pediatric Perfusionists and Respiratory Therapists • Nurses and Neuro-monitoring Technicians • Basic Scientists • Biomedical Engineers Overview: The 16th International Conference on Pediatric Mechanical Circulatory Support Systems & Pediatric Cardiopulmonary Perfusion will focus on ways to enhance the comfort level of clinicians taking care of complex heart failure patients with and without congenital heart disease. Attendees will have the opportunity to collaborate and discuss effective ways to bring mechanical support and cardiopulmonary bypass strategies to the bedside as well as how best to manage therapies once they are instituted. An international symposium of cardiothoracic surgeons, cardiologists, perfusionists, ECMO specialists, bioengineers, basic scientists and other healthcare professionals, this meeting will give attendees the opportunity to network with over 185 healthcare providers. The overall objective of the conference is to bring together internationally recognized clinicians, bioengineers and basic scientists involved in research on pediatric mechanical circulatory support systems and pediatric cardiopulmonary bypass physiology. The 2020 meeting, through presentations, debates, case-based discussions and simulations, will provide an overview on the current landscape and innovations of mechanical circulatory support and cardiopulmonary perfusion for the child, adolescent, and adult with congenital heart disease. Key topics to be covered throughout the conference include: • New anticoagulation modalities for mechanical circulatory support • The role of electronic data capture in improving perfusion practice • Supporting the failing Fontan circulation, association between cyanosis, transfusion, and thrombotic complications in children undergoing cardiac surgery • What it takes to perform a heart–liver transplant Additional details will be posted as soon as information is available.