Certification Workshops & Training Programs

Date

Specialty

Topic

Location

  • Certificación en Rehabilitación Vestibular en ESPAÑOL

    Course Director: Richard E. Gans, PhD [bio]
    $450.00

    Program Description

    Este taller basado en competencias, de duración de 16 horas será la base para el alumno como especialista en Rehabilitación Vestibular, se dictará totalmente en español. El curso se ampliará a los cursos introductorios para la disfunción vestibular, ya que se relaciona con el vértigo posicional paroxístico benigno (VPPB) y la hipofunción vestibular, incluida la evaluación y la rehabilitación. Se abordarán las maniobras de reposicionamiento de Canalicular (CRM) y los protocolos de terapia de rehabilitación vestibular (VRT) para tratar los trastornos del sistema de equilibrio identificables, que incluyen la conmoción cerebral cortical y laberíntica. La integración basada en la evidencia se desarrollará través de una aplicación práctica durante el taller.

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  • Vestibular Rehabilitation Certification Workshop

    Course Director: Richard E. Gans, PhD [bio]
    $995.00

    Program Description

    This 19.5 hour, competency-based workshop will be the foundation to the learner as a Certified Vestibular Specialist. The course will expand upon introductory coursework for vestibular dysfunction as it relates to benign paroxysmal positional vertigo (BPPV), and vestibular hypo-function, including assessment and rehabilitation. Canalith repositioning maneuvers (CRM) and vestibular rehabilitation therapy (VRT) protocols to manage identifiable vestibular and balance system disorders, including cortical and labyrinthine concussion will be addressed. Evidence-based integration into management principles will be disseminated throughout with practical application during the workshop.  

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  • Vestibular Rehabilitation II: A Competency-Based Advanced Certification Workshop

    Course Director: Richard E. Gans, PhD [bio]
    $975.00

    Program Description

    Vestibular Rehabilitation II is a 16 hour, competency-based workshop geared towards advanced diagnosis and management of a complex spectrum of vestibular and balance disorders as well as concomitant comorbidities. This course may only be taken after Vestibular Rehabilitation I has been completed and the examination passed. This course will delve deeper into vestibular dysfunction, psychological components, comorbidity management as it pertains to vestibular dysfunction, and advanced rehabilitation techniques. A brief introduction to technology related to vestibular assessment and rehabilitation will also be a component of this course in order to provide insight on the continuum of care for the dizzy and balance disordered patient. Following completion of this course and satisfactory results on the examination, the participant will be certified in advanced vestibular rehabilitation.

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  • Post-Concussion Management Certification Workshop

    Course Director: Richard E. Gans, PhD [bio]
    $895.00

    Program Description

    This  19.5 hour comprehensive, competency-based, workshop will provide attendees with a thorough overview of all aspects of concussion identification, assessment, and rehabilitation intervention that focuses on the six types of concussion trajectories (vestibular, ocular, mood and anxiety, post-traumatic migraine, chronic/fatigue, and cervical) incorporating hands-on lab activities. Following a concussion (mTBI), the implications on cognitive function, school performance, and mental state can be detrimental to any individual, interfering with school, work, and daily activities. The course will address anatomy & physiology of the brain, acute and sub-acute assessment techniques and tools, standard of care rehabilitation interventions, the role of exercise post-concussion, concerns related to mental health, and return to work, school and sport strategies.  An online examination will follow to complete the certification process.

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  • Vestibular Rehabilitation & Concussion Certification Workshop

    Course Director: Richard E. Gans, PhD [bio]
    $1,295.00

    Program Description

    This 3-day (25.5 hour) course is primarily geared towards the clinician interested in learning evidence-based management for both the vestibular and/or concussion (m-TBI) patient. The workshop will present both assessment and rehabilitation protocols to manage identifiable vestibular and balance system disorders, including cortical and labyrinthine concussion. Evidence based protocols will be presented, demonstrated, and practiced to ensure clinicians produce excellent outcomes. The workshop will include significant hands-on practice to increase skill competencies.  

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  • Vestibular Assessment & Management Certification Workshop

    Course Director: Richard E. Gans, PhD [bio]
    $1,695.00

    Program Description

    This 5-day, 32.5  competency based, workshop is AIB's most comprehensive program.  Learn the full spectrum of care of vestibular diagnostic and treatment management of the dizzy patient. Includes assessment, diagnostic testing, rehabilitation techniques and treatment.

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  • Vestibular Assessment: VNG, VEMP & VHIT Protocols and Practice

    Course Director: Richard E. Gans, PhD [bio]
    $795.00

    Program Description

    This 2-day (16 hour)  workshop will provide attendees with an in depth look at three of the most powerful clinical vestibular assessment tools used today. VNG remains the most utilized and available vestibular function test and will be explored in depth as it relates to building a time and cost-effective clinical protocol. In today’s challenging reimbursement environment, this is critical to ensure ongoing viability of services. The AIB faculty will share their evidence-based protocols and strategies, developed over two decades with a 100,000+ patient data.

     

     

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  • Dizziness is Good Business: Seven Rules of Building a Successful Diagnostic Practice

    Course Director: Richard E. Gans, PhD [bio]
    $495.00

    Program Description

    This one and a half-day, interactive workshop will provide attendees with a rare in-depth look into the 7 rules of a successful balance practice. This is a not to be missed opportunity to learn from one of the world leaders in this specialty.

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  • The 7 Rules of a Successful Balance Practice

    Course Director: Richard E. Gans, PhD [bio]
    $595.00

    Program Description

    This one and a half-day, interactive workshop will provide attendees with a rare in-depth look into the 7 rules of a successful balance practice. This is a not to be missed opportunity to learn from one of the world leaders in this specialty.

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  • Pain Management Certification Workshop

    Course Director: Steven E. Spinks, PT, DPT, OCS, COMT, FAAOMPT [bio]
    $795.00

    Program Description

    This 16-hour, competency-based workshop will go in-depth on research-based pain mechanisms and theories as it relates to all stages of pain management. Topics will include appropriate screening tools and subjective evaluation standards. Following subjective interview, the participant will delve deeper into the objective component of their examination with hands-on practice for performance of pain-related objective exams. Following those two pieces, clinical decision-making breakouts will be paramount to their practice in allowing for decreased heuristic errors. Evidence-based treatment approaches will not only be discussed, but will be performed in multiple breakout sessions to allow for improved competency in pain management. An online examination will follow the course and the participant will have 30 days to complete a Pain Management Patient Profile (PMPP) and submit to the course director for grading. Following a passing score on the online examination and PMPP, the participant will be Certified in Pain Management.

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  • BPPV in a Day!

    Course Director: Joseph Sakumura, AuD, Board Certified, CCC-A [bio]
    $395.00

    Program Description

    This one day 7 hour course will provide participants with conceptual and procedural knowledge necessary to evaluate and manage benign paroxysmal positional vertigo (BPPV) in a broad spectrum of patients. Participants will have the benefit of practical demonstration and designated lab breakouts. This course will have a strong focus in hands-on learning opportunities in a professionally collaborative environment. Participants will develop and refine skill sets needed for evaluation and treatment of BPPV all in one day!

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