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This item is expected to ship 4-6 weeks after the event on April 4, 2019.
- DVD Video - 4+ hours Instructions
- 6 hr 20 min
- Multi-disc DVD recording with electronic manual and instructions.
- ROSEMARY PENG, PT, MSPT
- PESI Rehab
- 4/4/2019 - Available Now for Pre-Order
- CE Available:
- Yes, See CE credit tab for complete continuing education details
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- Evaluate types and causes of infant torticollis and positional skull deformities.
- Demonstrate evidenced-based examination and treatment strategies for infants with CMT.
- List seven red flags that may warrant referral to a physician.
- Develop a plan of care using five components of first-choice interventions based on the Clinical Practice Guidelines (CPG).
- Examine emerging interventions that have not yet established efficacy.
- Create evidenced-based discharge planning, caregiver education, and recommendations for follow-up care.
TORTICOLLIS AND POSITIONAL SKULL DEFORMITIES – WHEN TO TREAT OR REFER
HOW TO PROPERLY ASSESS A CHILD WITH CMT
- Three types: Brachycephaly, plagiocephaly, scaphocephaly
- When and how to treat it
- When is it time for consultation with neurosurgery
HOW TO BEST TREAT CMT – LOOKING BEYOND THE NECK
- Cervical range of motion: active and passive
- Muscle function scale for Infants
- Thoracic and lumbar spine
- Muscle flexibility of extremities
- Screen for developmental hip dysplasia
- Skin, facial, and skull asymmetries
- Visual motor skills: tracking, presence of nystagmus, midline control
- Classification of level of severity
OTHER THERAPEUTIC APPROACHES FOR CMT
- Cervical PROM
- Addressing other asymmetries below the neck
- Incorporate play into treatment
- Addressing vision
- Why and how we address fine and gross motor skills
- Tummy time challenges
- Adapting the environment
- Caregiver education
EMERGING INTERVENTIONS WITHOUT EVIDENCE OF EFFICACY
- Myokinetic stretching
- Kinesiological taping
- TAMO approach
- TOT and other collars
WHEN TO REFER FOR CONSULTATION
- Manual therapy/cervical manipulation
- Craniosacral therapy
- Soft tissue massage
- Total Motion Release
HOW TO IMPROVE YOUR GOAL WRITING
- 7 Red flags that indicate the need for referral to MDs
DISCHARGE PLANNING AND FOLLOW-UP RECOMMENDATIONS
- Symmetrical movement
- Motor development
- Parent/caregiver understanding
- Criteria for discharge
- Parent/caregiver understanding
- Follow-up screening recommendations
ROSEMARY PENG, PT, MSPT
Rosemary Peng, PT, MSPT, has been practicing for more than 30 years, with a specialized focus on pediatrics and neurology. She is a clinical specialist at Kessler Institute for Rehabilitation’s Chester outpatient campus and is a consultant for early intervention in New Jersey and school-based settings. In addition, Rose is an adjunct instructor at Rutgers University School of Health-Related Professions – in the Department of Physical Therapy (Newark campus). Over the years, she has worked in the school system as a school physical therapist and worked in the inpatient department of Children’s Specialized Hospital in New Brunswick, NJ. Rose brings a wealth of knowledge, experience, and enthusiasm to her workshops that leaves attendees feeling confident, energized, and prepared to tackle CMT in their patients.
Financial: Rosemary Peng has an employment relationship with Kessler Institute for Rehabilitation, Inc. She receives a speaking honorarium from PESI, Inc.
Non-financial: Rosemary Peng is a member of the American Physical Therapy Association; and the Academy of Pediatric Physical Therapists.
Continuing Education Credits
CE Information Coming Soon
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CEs may be available for select professions, as listed in the target audience. Hours will be dependent on the actual recording time. Please check with your state licensing board or organization for specific requirements.
There may be an additional fee for CE certificates. Please contact our Customer Service at 1-800-844-8260 for more details.
**Materials that are included in this course may include interventions and modalities that are beyond the authorized practice of mental health professionals. As a licensed professional, you are responsible for reviewing the scope of practice, including activities that are defined in law as beyond the boundaries of practice in accordance with and in compliance with your professions standards.
- Physical Therapists
- Physical Therapist Assistants
- Occupational Therapists
- Occupational Therapy Assistants
- Rehab Nurses
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