Friday, August 25, 2023 | 9:30am – 11:30am CST
Texas: Approved for 2 CEUs/CCUs by TOTA/TPTA
Colorado: Approved for 2 CCUs by APTA Colorado. CE courses are not required to be approved by the OT Association of Colorado.
Facilitator: Jayme MW Holcombe, DPT, Certified Vestibular Specialist
****Note: This training includes practicing therapeutic techniques and strategies. Please plan to attend the webinar in a group or with a partner.****
Description: The percentage of individuals who suffer from Benign paroxysmal positional vertigo (BPPV) and/or Vestibular disturbances increases with age from 3% at ages 0-19 years old to 50% for those at age 90-100+ years old. It is often misdiagnosed, causing psychological distress and functional disturbances including falls. Vestibular rehabilitation and treatment is an incredible skillset that changes lives every day. The more clinicians trained in this specialty, the better! In this course, we will review the anatomy of the vestibular system, vestibular dysfunction facts, testing types and treatments to better assist the patient population we treat.
Following the training, participants will be able to…