Continuing Education Listing

Title of Event:
Creating Successful Rehabilitation Outcomes for People Living with Dementia

Contact Name:
Chanyne C. Cupil

Organization:
Charlotte Area Health Education Center (AHEC)

Email: 

[email protected] 

Date(s) of Event:
December 3, 2018

Location / Venue for Event:
Charlotte AHEC / Center for Learning and Development (5039 Airport Center Parkway, Bldg. K) – Charlotte, NC 28208

Preferred Website Link:
https://www.charlotteahec.org/continuing-professional-development/event.cfm?eventid=55759

Summary of Event:
With competing expectations of doing more and faster while improving quality and outcomes, rehabilitation professionals face challenges when working with people living with dementia (PLWD). This interactive session offers learners an opportunity to connect dementia-specific content (progression and types of dementia) with level-modified cuing skills to maximize the impact of rehabilitation on functional outcomes. The conclusion of the workshop focuses on two critical areas impacting rehabilitation: pain management and challenging behaviors.

 

Title of Event:
The 11th Annual North Carolina ALS Caregivers Conference

Contact Name:
Lynn Sanderson

Organization:
The ALS Association North Carolina Chapter

Date(s) of Event:
October 15, 2018

Location / Venue for Event:
Harris II Conference Center, Charlotte, NC

Preferred Website Link:
www.SR-AHEC.org

Summary of Event:
11th Annual NC ALS Caregivers Conference to be held October 15, 2018 at the Harris Conference Center II, 3216 CPCC Harris Campus Road, Charlotte. This conference is specifically designed to meet the educational needs of interdisciplinary health care teams and caregivers who work with individuals diagnosed with Amyotrophic Lateral Sclerosis (ALS). Occupational Therapists - Southern Regional AHEC will issue Certificates of Completion Only. Early Bird registration cost is $100 for healthcare professionals and $50 for students. The cost for healthcare professionals increases to $125 after October 1. Register with Southern Regional AHEC by either calling 910-678-7226 or on their web page www.SR-AHEC.org. Event #56239.

 

Title of Event:
New Therapies in the School Online Conference

Contact Name:
Marci Duffy

Organization:
Education Resources, Inc.

Email:
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Date(s) of Event:
Online Course

Location / Venue for Event:
Online Course

Preferred Website Link:
http://www.educationresourcesinc.com/online-course-details/therapies-in-the-school-conference-5-complete-package-18th-annual-therapies-in-the-school-online-all-sessions-

Summary of Event:
Recorded live from 2017 Therapies in the School Conference. This course focuses on the latest advances in school based practice for therapists. It covers aligning motor needs with educational needs, and how to improve executive function in children who are receiving therapy services in the school setting. How primitive reflexes can be relevant to school-based practice, as well as strategies to integrate these primitive reflexes are discussed. Using evidence to help guide decisions on goals, dosage, and frequency are covered for motor needs in children with autism. Four Dynamic Online Sessions: Aligning Strategies to Support Motor Needs with Curriculum Goals Josephine Bardabelias and Melissa K. Gerber How to Assist Children with Executive Function Dysfunction as a Related Service Provider Jocelynn B. Wallach and Nancy L. Williamson Strategies to Promote Integration of Primitive Reflexes Janine Wiskind Using Evidence to Help Guide Decisions on Goals, Dosage, Frequency, Priorities and Interventions for Motor Issues in Autism Julie Goff and Jennifer A Colebourn

 

179 The Meeks Method®: A Comprehensive Exercise & Movement Approach to Osteoporosis and other Musculoskeletal Conditions Level 1

Date(s) of Event:
November 10, 2018 - November 11, 2018

Location / Venue for Event:
Raleigh, NC - WakeMed

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Title of Event:
# 329 Pediatric NDT Intensive Handling Techniques

Date(s) of Event:
11/10/2018 - 11/11/2018

Location / Venue for Event:
Raleigh, NC WakeMed

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