Chiropractic Vestibular Rehabilitation Certification Workshop

$895.00 Course and Materials
Richard E. Gans, PhD Richard E. Gans, Ph.DSteven E. Spinks, PT, DPT, OCS, COMT Steven E. Spinks, PT, DPT, OCS, COMT, FAAOMPT. Joseph Sakumura, Au.D., Board Certified, CCC-AKim Rutherford Kim Rutherford, PT, DSc, COMTJeff Konin Jeff Konin, PhD, PT, ATC, FACSM, FNATA
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Program Description

This comprehensive 2-day (16 hour) course provides an evidence-based approach to the assessment and management of vestibular disorders for the practicing chiropractor.  Topics include relevant anatomy of the ear, benign paroxysmal positional vertigo (BPPV), vestibulo-ocular and vestibulo-spinal reflex disorders, postural stability assessment and intervention techniques, commonly used rehabilitation protocols, and other balance related concerns. An online examination will follow to complete the certification process.

 

Target Audience:

Chiropractic Physicians

*AIB Certification does not supersede an individual’s professional scope of practice as determined by their governing professional Association, Society or State License.

 Course Objectives

  • Differentiate vestibular test abnormalities that identify patients who are “appropriate” candidates for chiropractic care or physical therapy.
  • Utilize diagnosis based strategies for designing and implementing interventions.
  • Apply specific protocols within individualized programs for patients.
  • Initiate and implement a comprehensive vestibular rehabilitation program within the chiropractic scope of practice.
  • Develop return-to-play decisions based on your assessment and management of concussion patients, in collaboration with and in accordance with state laws.