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Sep 27 - 28, 2019 | CME 13.00 | Stafford, Texas
Introduction to Neuro-Developmental Treatment (NDT): The Basics for Pediatric Therapists is organized by Neuro-Developmental Treatment Association (NDTA) and will be held from Sep 27 - 28, 2019 at Medcare Pediatric rehab center, Pasadena, Texas, United States of America. This CME Conference has been approved for a maximum of 13.0 Credits. Target Audience: Pediatric PTs, OTs, SLPs, and other professionals interested in the assessment and treatment of children with neuromotor impairments. Course content is not intended for use by participants outside the scope of their license or regulation. Seminar Description: This 2-day beginner level course will focus on introducing pediatric PTs, OTs, and SLPs to NDT (Neurodevelopmental Treatment) handling techniques for the pediatric client with neuromotor challenges. Information presented will address current NDT principles including beginning assessment/evaluation and problem-solving handling techniques. Participants will be assisted to improve their observational skills and direct handling skills while problem solving using NDT techniques to improve function for their pediatric clients. Seminar Objectives are: Course participants will learn to: • Demonstrate a basic understanding of current NDT philosophy with clinical application for assessment and intervention planning using ICF model. • Practice a variety of handling strategies utilizing NDT intervention for improving functional independence. • Demonstrate importance of direct handling with problem solving throughout intervention. • Discussion of current pediatric trends including adjuncts. Additional details will be posted as soon as they are available.