Product Detail

2-Day: Certificate in Stroke Rehabilitation
DVD Video
$299.99 USD
Now Available For Preorder
This item is expected to ship 4-6 weeks after the event on June 5, 2019.
Product Details
Format:
DVD Video - 8+ hours   Instructions
Details:
Multi-disc DVD recording with electronic manual and instructions.
Author:
BENJAMIN J. WHITE, PT, DPT, C/NDT, LSVT BIG
Publisher:
PESI Rehab
Copyright:
6/5/2019 - Available Now for Pre-Order
CE Available:
Yes, See CE credit tab for complete continuing education details
Product Code:
RNV063690
Objectives
  1. Discuss the latest advances in stroke recovery and their implications for therapy.
  2. Review strategies for identifying the root causes of post-stroke impairments faster.
  3. Demonstrate how to enhance function with dual task interventions.
  4. Describe techniques for improving bed mobility, transfers, and gait with less strain.
  5. Demonstrate how to reduce spasticity and restore limb use with constraint-induced movement therapy.
  6. Design an effective home program.
  7. Discuss a more functional, person-centered approach to resolving impairments.
  8. Review parameters for safely intensifying rehab.
  9. Determine effectively strategies for helping difficult or depressed patients become more engaged in their recovery.
  10. Develop a stroke rehabilitation program that combines traditional and innovative treatment strategies.
  11. Evaluate progress measures used to justify therapy.
  12. Describe strategies for effectively marketing a stroke rehabilitation program.
Outline
HOW RECENT CHANGES IN STROKE TREATMENT ARE RESHAPING THERAPY
  • Hot topics and innovations in stroke rehabilitation
  • What stroke rehabilitation will look like in 1, 5, and 10 years 
MASTER CLINICAL REASONING AND ASSESSMENT SKILLS FOR STROKE REHABILITATION
Practice today’s best evaluations for:
  • Gait, balance and coordination
  • Strength, mobility and stability
  • Upper extremity function
  • Lower extremity function
  • Executive function
EXPAND YOUR STROKE REHABILITATION TOOLBOX
Practice effective techniques you can use immediately to:
  • Ignite neuroplasticity for breakthrough results
  • Restore functional strength more quickly
  • Enhance function and multi-tasking ability
  • Reduce spasticity
  • Restore limb use
  • Resolve impairments from a more functional, person-centered perspective
  • Improve bed mobility, transfers, and gait with less strain
  • Design a more effective home program
  • Intensify therapy safely and effectively
  • Re-engage difficult or depressed patients
INTEGRATE MULTIPLE APPROACHES FOR BETTER OUTCOMES
Practice combining:
  • Constraint-induced movement therapy
  • Bimanual therapy
  • Dual task interventions
  • Balance and gait training
  • Taping
  • Functional activities
  • Therapeutic exercise
  • Neuroplasticity-building interventions
DESIGN ROBUST, INNOVATIVE PLANS OF CARE FOR YOUR PATIENTS
Practice developing treatment strategies for specific impairments related to:
  • Ataxia
  • Hemiparesis
  • Neglect
  • Pusher syndrome
  • Spasticity
  • Subluxation
  • Gait and mobility
  • Decreased sensation
  • Reduced flexibility
  • Muscular weakness
  • Timing/coordination
PUT KNOWLEDGE TO PRACTICE
  • Case study 1: Correctly select the root cause of impairment
  • Case study 2: Apply advanced gait training and multitasking techniques
  • Case study 3: Improve postural control and mobility with an agitated patient
  • Case study 4: Overcome barriers to effective strategy implementation
  • Case study 5: Adjust your plan of care for surgical and technological advances
DON’T LEAVE MONEY ON THE TABLE!
  • Coding and billing updates for stroke rehabilitation
  • Justify therapy with the right progress measures
  • Avoid denials and audits with these tips
DEVELOP A WORLD-CLASS STROKE REHABILITATION PROGRAM FOR YOUR FACILITY

BECOME YOUR REGION’S GO-TO STROKE SPECIALIST
  • The insider’s guide to specialization and professional networking
  • Build referrals faster: effectively marketing your stroke rehabilitation program
Author

BENJAMIN J. WHITE, PT, DPT, C/NDT, LSVT BIG

Benjamin White, PT, DPT, C/NDT, LSVT BIG, is an expert in stroke rehabilitation who serves as the lead neurological therapist at a not-for-profit healthcare institution in Texas. A graduate of the University of Texas Health Science Center’s physical therapy doctoral program, he has treated a wide array of neurological diagnoses over the years, from concussions and vestibular disorders to stroke, Parkinson’s, and Guillain-Barre syndrome.

Dr. White is an award-winning clinical instructor, a renowned national speaker on stroke rehabilitation topics, and has published numerous articles on the topics of neuroplasticity and stroke. In addition, he serves on the Neuro-Development Treatment (NDT) publication committee and is the co-president of the Brazos Valley Parkinson’s Association.

Speaker Disclosures:

Financial: Benjamin White has an employment relationship with Baylor Scott & White. He receives a speaking honorarium from PESI, Inc.

Non-financial: Benjamin White is a member of the Neurodevelopmental Treatment Association.
Continuing Education Credits

CE Information Coming Soon
Continuing education credit information is coming soon for this non-interactive self-study package.

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.

Audience
  • Physical Therapists
  • Physical Therapist Assistants
  • Occupational Therapists
  • Occupational Therapy Assistants
  • Rehab Directors
  • Rehab Managers
  • Nurses
  • Nurse Practitioners