Upcoming Medical Conferences in SylvaniaSearch Criteria : United States of America Sylvania
Nov 23 - 24, 2019 | Contact Hours 17.40 | USD $435 | Sylvania, Ohio
Therapeutic Evaluation and Treatment of Toe Walking (Pediatric Equinus Gait) is organized by Education Resources, Inc. (ERI) and will be held from Nov 23 - 24, 2019 at ProMedica Flower Hospital, Sylvania, Ohio, United States of America. Audience: This course is designed for Occupational Therapists, Occupational Therapy Assistants, Physical Therapists, and Physical Therapist Assistants CEU Credits: This course meets the criteria for 14.5 contact hours (1.45 CEUs). Application has been made to the NJ and MD Boards of Physical Therapy Examiners and the OH Physical Therapy Association. The DC, DE, KS, MO, PA, SC and VA Boards of Physical Therapy accept other Boards' approvals. Approved sponsor by the State of IL, Dept. of Financial and Professional Regulation for Physical Therapy. Approved by the IL EI Training Program. ERI is an approved agency by the PT Board of CA. Approved provider by the NY State Board of Physical Therapy for 17.4 contact hours. Application has been made to the FL Physical Therapy Association for 17 continuing education hours. Approved provider by the FL Board of Occupational Therapy- CE Broker Approved provider of continuing education by the American Occupational Therapy Association #3043, for 14.5 contact hours (1.45 CEUs) - Intermediate Level Occupational Therapy Process: assessment, intervention. The assignment of AOTA CEUs does not imply endorsement of specific course content, products or clinical procedures by AOTA. Course Description: This course will teach clinicians to develop interventions based on etiologies to produce successful long term outcomes. Through an organized evaluation procedure, specific data will be used to direct the clinician to potential etiologies. Causes and appropriate intervention strategies are identified in order to utilize a systematic approach to developing an effective treatment plan. This course challenges the clinician to ask the correct questions in order to form a systematic approach to treating the child who “toe walks.” As requested by previous participants. Course Objectives: Participants will be able to apply course learning immediately to: • Identify specific etiologies relevant to pediatric equinus gait. • Discuss etiology-specific & age-appropriate assessment & management strategies for this population. • Apply effective examination, evaluation, intervention and treatment strategies to toe walking in the pediatric population. • Design an effective & individualized treatment plan for the pediatric patient. • Explain the future consequences of incorrect intervention.