DPT Students- Vestibular Rehabilitation Workshop

$25.00 Course and Materials
Jeff Konin Jeff Konin, PhD, PT, ATC, FACSM, FNATARichard E. Gans, PhD Richard E. Gans, Ph.D Joseph Sakumura, Au.D., Board Certified, CCC-ASteven E. Spinks, PT, DPT, OCS, COMT Steven E. Spinks, PT, DPT, OCS, COMT, FAAOMPTKim Rutherford Kim Rutherford, PT, DSc, COMT
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Program Description

This is a 6-hour, evidence-based, workshop designed to assist doctoral physical therapy students gain a levels of competence and confidence in the area of vestibular rehabilitation.  The course will include introductory content for vestibular dysfunction as it relates to benign paroxysmal positional vertigo (BPPV), including the evaluation component and subsequent rehabilitation following BPPV. Rehabilitation protocols to manage identifiable vestibular and balance system disorders will be addressed.

 

 Course Objectives

  • Differentiate vestibular test abnormalities that identify patients who are “appropriate” candidates for therapy.
  • Integrate diagnosis based strategies for designing and implementing therapy.
  • Apply specific therapy protocols within individualized programs for patients.
  • Initiate and implement a comprehensive vestibular rehabilitation program.

 

The American Institute of Balance (AIB) is pleased to extend a unique opportunity to students to receive a 
6-hour professional development program at virtually no cost.  Our goal is to offer a supplemental learning experience for students who have an interest in vestibular rehabilitation and sport-related concussion.  Seating is limited, so register early to save your seat.

 

$25 includes lunch & dizzy.com t-shirt