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Proprioceptive Training

Profession: Physical Therapists/Assistants,Occupational Therapists/Assistants,Doctors of Chiropractic
Topic: Clinical
CEU: 0.7 unit
Contact Hours: 7 hours

States Approved:
- Physical Therapists/Assistants : Alabama, Alaska, Arkansas, Colorado, Hawaii, Indiana, Maine, Massachusetts, Michigan, New York, Rhode Island, South Dakota, Utah, Vermont, Wyoming
- Occupational Therapists/Assistants : Ohio
- Doctors of Chiropractic : Iowa, Nebraska, New Jersey

Skill Level: Beginner


 

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Course Description:

Proprioceptive training is integral to nearly all daily life functions. An injury whether due to repetitive stress, disease or soft tissue damage, affects proprioception. Proprioception affects work, sports, household and leisure activities, it is paramount to have a thorough knowledge of the current research on proprioceptive training. Such a framework lends itself to designing treatment plans that increase patient lifestyle satisfaction while improving clinical outcomes.

This course will cover the fundamental principles of proprioception. The book will present the architectural framework of proprioception as the basis for treatment interventions designed to improve function. Improving patient outcomes will be facilitated through increasing your knowledge of the different treatment techniques to improve proprioception. Several effective strategies will be examined for the young population, juvenile rheumatoid arthritis patients, Parkinson's patients, Alzheimer's patients and many more...

Course objectives:

  1. Define proprioception and identify body systems that affect proprioception.
  2. Identify the stages of proprioception and how it affects childhood and adulthood.
  3. Devise Treatment Techniques to improve proprioception.
  4. Choose the best treatment protocol for your neuromuscular impaired patients.
  5. Incorporate proprioceptive training in your practice.

Target Audience:

  • Physical Therapists
  • Physical Therapy Assistants
  • Occupational Therapists
  • Occupational Therapy Assistants
  • Doctors of Chiropractic

To purchase the online exam and e-book, simply hit the "click to proceed" button above. This option allows you to print your certificate instantly after passing the exam. (A score of 70% is required to pass the exam.)

To buy the paperback version from Amazon click below.

Chapter 1: Define proprioception and identify the body systems, which affect proprioception
Introduction
Definition of Proprioception
Ontogenesis of Proprioception
Acquisition of upright stance
Upright stance to early childhood (6 years of age)
Young adult –7 years to puberty
Adult stage
Body Systems that Control Proprioception
Proprioception and Rehabilitation
Chapter 2: Compare the results of recent research studies designed to test the effectiveness of proprioceptive training
Introduction
Does Proprioceptive Training Work?
Active movement/balance training
Passive movement training
Somatosensory stimulation training
Somatosensory discrimination training
Combined/ multiple system training
Conclusion
Chapter 3: Common orthopedic diagnoses with proprioceptive deficits
Introduction
Osteoarthritis
Rheumatoid Arthritis
Osteoporosis
High Fall Risk
Prehabilitation (Prevention of Injury)
Post Athletic Injury
Pre- and Post-Joint Replacement
Amputation
Conclusion
Chapter 4: Common neurologic diagnoses with proprioceptive deficits
Introduction
Cerebrovascular disease
Traumatic Brain Injury
Multiple Sclerosis
Parkinson’s Disease
Alzheimer’s Disease
Cognitively Impaired
Dystonia
Chorea
Conclusion
Chapter 5: Evidence-based treatment techniques designed to alleviate proprioceptive deficits
Introduction
Evidence-Based Training Techniques
Virtual reality and gaming console systems
Robotic rehabilitation
Reduced weight treadmill systems
Vibration therapy
Adhesive taping systems
Motor imagery (MI)
Video and mirror feedback
Prompting techniques
Constraint-induced movement therapy
Sensory integration
Vestibular rehabilitation
Geste antagoniste (Sensory Tricks)
Proprioceptive neuromuscular facilitation
Progressive agility and trunk stabilization (PATS)
Gait and balance training
Unstable surface drills
Plyometrics and agility training
Mind-body therapies
Aquatic therapy
 

To purchase the online exam and e-book, simply hit the "click to proceed" button above. This option allows you to print your certificate instantly after passing the exam. (A score of 70% is required to pass the exam.)

To buy the paperback version from Amazon click below.

Accreditation

CA sealPhysical Therapists/Assistants : Arkansas, California, Colorado, Hawaii, Indiana, Maine, Massachusetts, Michigan, New York, Rhode Island, South Dakota, Utah, Vermont, Wyoming

Physical Therapists, Physical Therapist Assistants: New York: Rehabsurge, Inc. is recognized by the New York State Education Department’s State Board for Physical Therapy as an approved provider for physical therapy and physical therapist assistant continuing education. This seminar is awarded 7 contact hours.

Physical Therapists, Physical Therapist Assistants: California: The Physical Therapy Board of California recognizes Rehabsurge, Inc. as an Approval Agency to Approve Providers of Continuing Competency Courses in California for Physical Therapists and Physical Therapy Assistants. This course is approved for 7 CEs/Contact Hours.

Pricing Information

Self Study Physical Book Only (through Amazon.com): $20

Exam Only (through Rehabsurge.com or by mail): $50

Self Study E-Book and Exam(through Rehabsurge.com): $70

 

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