Seminar Detail

3-Day: Vestibular Rehabilitation Intensive Training Course
3-Day: Vestibular Rehabilitation Intensive Training Course

Where:   SCHAUMBURG, IL

When:  Monday, December 9, 2019 - Wednesday, December 11, 2019

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$799.99
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Location

DOUBLETREE HOTEL
800 NATIONAL PARKWAY
SCHAUMBURG, IL 60173
Phone:  847-605-9222
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Course Description:

Successfully Resolving Vestibular Disorder Can Be Simple .

Whether you want to treat the root cause of dizziness faster, build your business with vestibular referrals, or boost your personal value within a large organization, this program will get you where you want to go.

The essential elements are common to all evidence-based vestibular treatments, and you will learn how you can integrate this framework with your current approach to methodology to make your vestibular interventions even more effective!

The vestibular rehabilitation techniques you’ll learn in this training can transform your clinical practice and help improve your vestibular treatment outcomes, just as they have for other clinicians around the world.
Objectives:
  1. Evaluate the latest advances in vestibular rehabilitation and their implications for rehab.
  2. Analyze the anatomy and physiology of the vestibular system.
  3. Examine signs and symptoms of vestibular dysfunction.
  4. Demonstrate screens and tests commonly used to evaluate vestibular patients.
  5. Develop a comprehensive framework for evaluation.
  6. Interpret evaluation findings appropriately.
  7. Differentiate root causes of dizziness, vertigo, and vestibular disorders.
  8. Determine appropriate candidates for vestibular rehabilitation.
  9. Demonstrate maneuvers, rolls, thrusts, gaze stabilization exercise, and other vestibular rehabilitation techniques.
  10. Explain clinical rationale for applying each technique.
  11. Describe indications and contraindications for vestibular rehabilitation techniques.
  12. Combine multiple approaches for better outcomes, including balance training, vestibular rehabilitation, gaze stabilization, targeted exercises and more.
  13. Integrate therapy protocols for reducing dizziness, vertigo, and vestibular disorders.
  14. Design comprehensive plans of care for a wide range of vestibular diagnoses.
  15. Formulate strategies for addressing related symptoms, including migraines, neck pain, nausea and anxiety.
  16. Apply the assessments and interventions discussed in this seminar to a series of interactive case scenarios.
  17. Illustrate appropriate coding, billing, and documentation for vestibular disorders.
OUTLINE

Hot topics and innovations in treatment of dizziness, vertigo, and vestibular disorders
  • How your patients can benefit from cutting edge research
HANDS-ON LAB: Upgrade your assessment and clinical reasoning skills
  • Get to the root cause of impairments faster with today’s best tests and evaluations for:
    • Dizziness
    • Pain
    • Lightheadedness
    • Sleeplessness
    • Gait disturbances
    • Visual hallucinations
    • Drop attacks
    • Double vision
    • Oscillopsia
    • Tinnitus
    • Motion sensitivity
    • Gaze stability
    • Balance
HANDS-ON LAB: Revolutionize your rehab toolbox for dizziness, vertigo, and vestibular disorders
  • Practice effective techniques you can use immediately to:
    • End years of vertigo and dizziness in as little as one session
    • Significantly improve functional mobility and stability
    • Manage concussion symptoms more effectively
    • Return athletes to sport faster
    • Prevent falls
    • Improve balance and gait
    • Restore gaze stability and focus
    • Reduce migraines, neck pain, nausea, anxiety, and other related symptoms
HANDS-ON LAB: Combine techniques more effectively for better outcomes
  • Practice integrating:
    • Epley maneuver and variations
    • Head thrust technique
    • Brandt-Daroff exercises
    • Roll technique
    • BBQ roll
    • Liberatory maneuver
    • Ocular motor assessment
    • Vestibular ocular reflex/gaze stabilization treatments
    • Saccade exercises
    • Optokinetic treatments
    • Subjective visual vertical assessment
    • Progressive advancement of visual motion
    • Treatment for exertional intolerance
    • Smooth pursuit neck torsion test
    • Joint mobility for cervicogenic dizziness
HANDS-ON LAB: Design advanced, innovative plans of care for your patients
  • Practice developing comprehensive treatment strategies for common impairments, including:
    • Cervicogenic dizziness
    • Concussion
    • Benign paroxysmal positional vertigo (BPPV)
    • Vestibular hypofunction
    • Vestibular neuronitis
    • Vestibular migraine
    • Labyrinthitis
    • Meniere’s disease
    • Acoustic neuroma
CASE STUDIES: Put knowledge to practice
  • Case study 1: Correctly identify the root cause of impairment
  • Case study 2: Differentiate cervicogenic dizziness, BPPV and vestibular hypofunction
  • Case study 3: Problem solve a complex case of vestibular hypofunction
  • Case study 4: Develop an effective treatment plan for Meniere’s
  • Case study 5: Navigate pharmacological side effects and comorbidities
  • Case study 6: Accurately measure patient outcomes
  • Case study 7: Overcome barriers to strategy implementation
Maximize Your Reimbursement
  • Coding and billing updates
  • Justify rehab with the right progress measures
  • Avoid denials and audits with these tips
Target Audience

  • Physical Therapists
  • Physical Therapist Assistants
  • Occupational Therapists
  • Occupational Therapy Assistants
  • Audiologists
  • Athletic Trainers
  • Physicians
What You Should Wear/Bring
  • Lab-appropriate clothing
  • Portable treatment table (if possible)

JAMIE MINER, PT, DPT, GCS

Jamie Miner, PT, DPT, CGS, is an expert with over 25 years of experience treating patients in hospitals, rehab centers, home health, and other practice settings.

Dr. Miner travels nationally to present seminars on spinal and vestibular rehabilitation, and she is known for her dynamic, hands-on teaching style. Over the years, she has maintained a busy outpatient clinical practice, she currently provides therapy services to older adults in several skilled nursing facilities. A Geriatric Certified Specialist through the APTA, she serves as an adjunct professor and clinical instructor at Shenandoah University’s DPT program.



Speaker Disclosures:

Financial: Jamie Miner has an employment relationship with Rehabcare, Galloway Ridge Facility. She is an Adjunct Associate Professor at Shenandoah University. Ms. Miner receives a speaking honorarium from PESI, Inc.

Non-financial: Jamie Miner has no relevant non-financial relationship to disclose.
Credits listed below are for full attendance at the live event only. After attendance has been verified, pre-registered attendees will receive an email from PESI Customer Service with the subject line, “Evaluation and Certificate” within one week. This email will contain a link to complete the seminar evaluation and allow attendees to print, email or download a certificate of completion if in full attendance. For those in partial attendance (arrived late or left early), a letter of attendance is available through that link and an adjusted certificate of completion reflecting partial credit will be issued within 30 days (if your board allows). Please see “live seminar schedule” for full attendance start and end times. NOTE: Boards do not allow credit for breaks or lunch.

If your profession is not listed, please contact your licensing board to determine your continuing education requirements and check for reciprocal approval. For other credit inquiries not specified below, or questions on home study credit availability, please contact cepesi@pesi.com or 800-844-8260 before the event.

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.

PESI, Inc. offers continuing education programs and products under the brand names PESI, PESI Healthcare, PESI Rehab and Psychotherapy Networker.




Athletic Trainers
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PESI, Inc. is recognized by the Board of Certification, Inc. to offer continuing education for Certified Athletic Trainers. This program has been approved for a maximum of 19.0 hours of Category A continuing education.


Audiologists
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This course is offered for 1.9 ASHA CEUs (Intermediate level, Professional area).

** Please note that Audiologists must complete the post-test and evaluation within two weeks of attending the live event if they would like their participation submitted to the ASHA CE Registry. Detailed instructions will be provided the day of the program under the Handouts section of the online program.


Occupational Therapists & Occupational Therapy Assistants
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PESI, Inc. is an AOTA Approved Provider of continuing education. Provider #: 3322. Full attendance at this course qualifies for 19.0 contact hours or 1.9 CEUs in the Category of Domain of OT and Occupational Therapy Process. Partial credit will be issued for partial attendance. The assignment of AOTA CEUs does not imply endorsement of specific course content, products, or clinical procedures by AOTA. Course Level: Intermediate.


Physical Therapists & Physical Therapist Assistants
This activity consists of 19.0 clock hours of instruction that is applicable for physical therapists. CE requirements for physical therapists vary per state/jurisdiction. Please retain the certificate of completion that you receive and use as proof of completion when required.

Illinois Physical Therapists & Physical Therapist Assistants: PESI, Inc. is a Registered Physical Therapy Continuing Education Sponsor through the State of Illinois Department of Financial and Professional Regulation, Division of Professional Regulation. License #: 216.000270. This course qualifies for 19.0 CE Credit Hours.


Physicians
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PESI, Inc. is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

PESI, Inc. designates this live activity for a maximum of 19.0 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™. Physicians should only claim credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.


Other Professions
This activity qualifies for 1140 minutes of instructional content as required by many national, state and local licensing boards and professional organizations. Save your course outline and certificate of completion, and contact your own board or organization for specific requirements.

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