Gait Recovery and Orthotic Management in Rehabilitation in Adults with Neurological Injury or Disease

This course will provide participants with essential tools for examination and evaluation of gait in adults with neurological injury or disease, with the end goal of determining appropriate therapeutic interventions and/or orthotic management to maximize gait recovery. Stroke will be the diagnosis emphasized in the course because of its prevalence, but the course will also address gait dysfunction and recovery in spinal cord injury, Parkinson ’s disease, multiple sclerosis, peripheral neuropathy, and other neuromuscular disorders. Common gait deviations and trends in gait recovery will be discussed. Evidence based activity, exercise, and orthotic interventions specific to the rehabilitation and recovery of gait will be presented. Participants will have opportunities to see and handle orthotic examples and practice application of information through video and paper patient cases.

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    Stroke Rehabilitation Across the Continuum of Care: An Evidence Based Approach

    This course will provide participants with essential tools for clinical examination and intervention of persons following a stroke, across the continuum of care. Common impairments, activity restrictions, and participation limitations will be discussed. Evidence based interventions specific to the rehabilitation and recovery of basic mobility following stroke will be presented. Participants will have opportunities to see and work through examples and practice application of information through lecture and hands on labs.

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    Course Dates & Locations:

    • Sep 28, 2024 – Sep 29, 2024

      901 45th Street, West Palm Beach, FL 33407

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      St Mary's Medical Center
      901 45th Street, West Palm Beach, FL 33407

      Course Location
      St Mary's Medical Center
      901 45th Street
      West Palm Beach, FL 33407
      www.stmarysmc.com

      Cypress Room- Use front entrance

      Parking- in front of hospital

      Area Accommodations
      SpringHill Suites West Palm Beach I-95
      2437 Metrocentre Boulevard
      West Palm Beach, FL 33407
      (561) 689-6814

      Homewood Suites by Hilton West Palm Beach
      2455 Metrocentre Boulevard,
      West Palm Beach, FL 33407
      (561) 682-9188

      Residence Inn By Marriott West Palm Beach
      2461 Metrocentre Blvd East
      West Palm Beach, FL 33407
      (561) 687-4747

      There are NO room blocks or discounts available at the mentioned hotels.
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    Proprioceptive Neuromuscular Facilitation in Orthopedic Patients

    This two-day, evidenced based, laboratory intensive course will focus on teaching a historically useful manual therapy technique, Proprioceptive Neuromuscular Facilitation (PNF). The course introduces PNF as a manual therapy and exercise intervention technique to address common pathologies of both upper and lower extremities. The course is intended to provide the clinician with the skill to rehabilitate the patient with a hands-on, integrative approach. This will be accomplished through a combination of lecture, demonstration, and significant lab time. The structured sessions are aimed at emphasizing important concepts in neurophysiology and motor learning to improve neuromuscular control in orthopedic patients. Mastery of these techniques requires a solid foundation in basic anatomy and the pathomechanics of the shoulder and hip. Attendees will learn useful terminology, basic procedures, and techniques.

    Participants will learn to successfully apply PNF techniques in a manner that each patient-centered session is both therapeutic intervention and assessment or evaluation. The clinician will learn to develop and sequence a dynamic treatment plan incorporating PNF techniques that can be used for conservative and post-operative approaches. Current clinical evidence supports the combination of these treatments when properly performed and prescribed by a skilled clinician. Strategies for documentation and coding will also be covered.

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      Muscle Energy and Soft Tissue Techniques for the Lower Quadrant

      This lab intensive manual therapy course presents the use of mechanical movements which lead to proper selection of Muscle Energy Techniques (MET), Soft Tissue Mobilization (STM), select joint mobilizations and home exercises to correct positional faults, muscular imbalance and hypo-mobility of the lumbar spine, pelvis and hip region.

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        NeuroMobilization of the Upper Quadrant

        This two day; hands on intensive seminar is designed to develop clinical assessment and treatment skills in advanced concepts of pain management and dysfunction in the upper quadrant.

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        Course Dates & Locations:

        • Jun 22, 2024 – Jun 23, 2024

          1219 W Roosevelt Rd , CHICAGO (Maywood), IL 60153

          4  SPOTS LEFT

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          Loyola Center for Rehabilitation
          1219 W Roosevelt Rd , CHICAGO (Maywood), IL 60153

          Loyola Center for Rehabilitation
          1219 W Roosevelt Rd
          Maywood IL 60153

          Holiday Inn Express & Suites
          200 S Mannheim Rd
          Hillside, IL 60162
          (708) 544-2700

          Best Western Plus Chicago Hillside
          4400 Frontage Road
          Hillside, IL 60162
          (708) 544-9300

          Hyatt House Chicago / Oak Brook
          210 W 22nd St
          Oak Brook, IL 60523
          (630) 590-1200

          There are NO room blocks or discounts available at the mentioned hotels.
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        • Aug 10, 2024 – Aug 11, 2024

          1660 S. Columbian Way, SEATTLE, WA 98108

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          VA Puget Sound Health Care System
          1660 S. Columbian Way, SEATTLE, WA 98108

          VA Puget Sound Health Care System
          1660 S. Columbian Way
          SEATTLE, WA 98108

          Parking: From entrance at Columbian way, parking garage on the right

          Entrance: Building 101, directly next to the parking garage

          Floor: 1st floor, we will have a sign in table at the front door and a sign pointing to the right where the classrooms are the first doors on the right.

          Room: E80 and E90


          Nearby Accommodations

          Embassy Suites by Hilton Seattle Downtown Pioneer Square
          255 South King Street
          Seattle WA 98104
          (206) 859-4400

          Best Western Plus Pioneer Square Hotel Downtown
          77 YESLER WAY
          Seattle WA 98104
          (206) 340-1234

          Courtyard Seattle Downtown/Pioneer Square
          612 2nd Ave
          Seattle WA 98104
          (206) 625-1111


          There are NO room blocks or discounts available at the hotel.

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        • Oct 19, 2024 – Oct 20, 2024

          507 NE 47th Ave, Portland, OR 97213

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          Providence Northeast Rehabilitation
          507 NE 47th Ave, Portland, OR 97213

          Free parking in surface lot of the building.

          DoubleTree by Hilton Hotel Portland
          1000 NE Multnomah Street
          Portland, Oregon, 97232
          (503) 281-6111

          Hyatt Regency Portland At The Oregon Convention Center
          375 NE Holladay Street
          Portland, Oregon, 97232
          (971) 222-1234

          Courtyard Portland Downtown / Convention Center
          435 NE Wasco St
          Portland, Oregon,97232
          (503) 234-3200

          There are NO room blocks or discounts available at the mentioned hotels.
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        • Oct 19, 2024 – Oct 20, 2024

          800 East Gate Blvd, NEW YORK (Garden City), NY 11530

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          Metro Physical Therapy
          800 East Gate Blvd, NEW YORK (Garden City), NY 11530

          Course Location
          Metro Physical Therapy
          800 East Gate Blvd.
          Garden City, NY 11530
          T:516-745-8050


          Area Accommodations
          Hampton Inn Garden City
          1 North Avenue, Garden City, NY 11530
          (516) 227-2720
          Walking Distance

          Hilton Garden Inn Westbury
          1575 Privado Road, Westbury, NY 11590
          (516) 683-8200

          Courtyard by Marriott Westbury
          1800 Privado Road, Westbury, NY 11590
          (516) 542-1001


          There are NO room blocks or discounts available at the mentioned hotels.
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        The NeuroVestibular Complex

        This hands-on course is designed to bridge the gap between evaluation and treatment of adult patients with balance disorders associated with vestibular dysfunction.

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        Course Dates & Locations:

        • Aug 24, 2024 – Aug 25, 2024

          55 Fogg Road at Rte 18, BOSTON (S. Weymouth), MA 02190

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          South Shore Hospital
          55 Fogg Road at Rte 18, BOSTON (S. Weymouth), MA 02190

          South Shore Hospital
          55 Fogg Road at Rte 18
          S. Weymouth, MA 02190

          Emerson Conference Room "A"
          Tel: 781-340-8000

          Map and Driving Directions:
          Link: http://www.sshosp.org/directions/direction_ssh.htm

          South Shore Hospital is easily accessible from Route 3.
          Northbound on Route 3. Take exit 16 off Route 3 on to Route 18 south (Main Street). At the third traffic light, turn left on to Columbian Street. Turn right on to Fogg Road, pass the hospital's emergency entrance on your right, and then turn right into the main entrance parking lot.

          From North
          Follow I-93 south to Route 3 south (Braintree/Cape Cod). Take exit 16B off Route 3 on to Route 18 south (Main Street). At the third traffic light, turn left on to Columbian Street. Turn right on to Fogg Road, pass the hospital's emergency entrance on your right, and then turn right into the main entrance parking lot.

          From Logan Airport
          Follow signs out of the airport for I-93 south. There will be a $3 toll immediately outside the airport. Proceed through the Ted Williams Tunnel and follow signs for Exit 23, to I-93 south. Follow I-93 south to Route 3 south (Braintree/Cape Cod). Take exit 16B off Route 3 on to Route 18 south (Main Street). At the third traffic light, turn left on to Columbian Street. Turn right on to Fogg Road, pass the hospital's emergency entrance on your right, and then turn right into the main entrance parking lot.

          From West
          Follow the Mass Pike (I-90) to exit 14 (I-95/Route 128 south). When I-95 splits from Route 128, remain on Route 128 south (which is now also I-93 north). When I-93 north splits north, travel on to Route 3 south (Braintree/Cape Cod). Take exit 16B off Route 3 south on to Route 18 south (Main Street). At the third traffic light, turn left on to Columbian Street. Turn right on to Fogg Road, pass the hospital's emergency entrance on your right, and then turn right into the main entrance parking lot.

          From South
          Follow Route 3 northbound to exit 16. Travel south on Route 18 south (Main Street). At the third traffic light, turn left on to Columbian Street. Turn right on to Fogg Road, pass the hospital's emergency entrance on your right, and then turn right into the main entrance parking lot.

          Follow Route 24 north to I-93 north. Follow to Route 3 south (Braintree/Cape Cod). Take exit 16B off Route 3 on to Route 18 south (Main Street). At the third traffic light, turn left on to Columbian Street. Turn right on to Fogg Road, pass the hospital's emergency entrance on your right, and then turn right into the main entrance parking lot.

          Area Accommodations
          Holiday Inn 781-871-0545
          929 Hingham Street, Rockland, MA
          (2.9 miles away)

          Comfort Inn - Rockland - 781-982-1000
          850 Hingham St, Rockland, MA
          (3.0 miles away)

          Hyatt Place Boston/Braintree – 781-848-0600
          50 Forbes Road, Braintree, MA
          (5.0 miles away)

          There are NO room blocks or discounts available at the mentioned hotels.
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        • Sep 14, 2024 – Sep 15, 2024

          5655 First Boulevard, NASHVILLE (Hermitage), TN 37076

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          Summit Medical Center
          5655 First Boulevard, NASHVILLE (Hermitage), TN 37076

          Course Location
          Summit Medical Center
          5655 First Boulevard
          Hermitage, TN 37076
          (615) 316-3000 - www.summitmedctr.com

          Nearby Hotels
          Country Inns & Suites - 615-277-1099
          3423 Percy Priest Dr - 37076
          (2.5 miles away)

          Hilton Garden Inn - (615) 884-0088
          412 Royal Parkway - 37214
          (6.0 miles away)

          There are NO room blocks or discounts available at the mentioned hotels.
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        • Oct 12, 2024 – Oct 13, 2024

          5700 Telegraph Ave, 2nd floor, OAKLAND, CA 94609

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          Alta Bates Hand Therapy
          5700 Telegraph Ave, 2nd floor, OAKLAND, CA 94609

          Alta Bates Hand Therapy
          5700 Telegraph Ave, 2nd floor
          OAKLAND, CA 94609

          Course Location
          Alta Bates Hand Therapy
          5700 Telegraph Ave, 2nd floor
          Oakland, CA 94609


          Area Accommodations:
          Hilton Garden Inn San Francisco/Oakland Bay Bridge
          1800 Powell Street,
          Emeryville, CA 94608
          (510) 658-9300

          Four Points by Sheraton San Francisco Bay Bridge
          1603 Powell Street,
          Emeryville, CA 94608
          (510) 547-7888

          Courtyard by Marriott Oakland Emeryville
          5555 Shellmound Street,
          Emeryville, CA 94608
          (510) 652-8777

          There are NO room blocks or discounts available at the mentioned hotels.
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        • Nov 9, 2024 – Nov 10, 2024

          1309 North Flagler Drive, WEST PALM BEACH, FL 33401

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          Good Samaritan Medical Center
          1309 North Flagler Drive, WEST PALM BEACH, FL 33401

          Good Samaritan Medical Center
          1309 North Flagler Drive
          West Palm Beach, Florida 33401

          Class Location- HR Classroom
          Parking by valet or self parking lot out front

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        Management of Nerve & Tendon Pain in the Upper Extremity

        This seminar is designed to advance clinical competence in treating upper-extremity pain associated with tendinopathy and neural compression. A thorough review of pain science, tendon and nerve structure, physiology, and pathomechanics will create a foundation for proper intervention for pain reduction, tissue health, and engagement in life. The course content includes current conservative treatment options, activity analysis, activity modification, orthotic options, soft tissue mobilization, tissue loading, and lifestyle redesign. The student will participate in lecture and discussions before implementing assessment and treatment strategies in laboratory sessions.

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        • Aug 10, 2024 – Aug 11, 2024

          1309 North Flagler Drive, WEST PALM BEACH, FL 33401

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          Good Samaritan Medical Center
          1309 North Flagler Drive, WEST PALM BEACH, FL 33401

          Good Samaritan Medical Center
          1309 North Flagler Drive
          West Palm Beach, Florida 33401

          Class Location- HR Classroom
          Parking by valet or self parking lot out front

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        • Sep 7, 2024 – Sep 8, 2024

          800 East Gate Blvd., NEW YORK (Garden City), NY 11530

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          Metro Physical Therapy
          800 East Gate Blvd., NEW YORK (Garden City), NY 11530

          Course Location
          Metro Physical Therapy
          800 East Gate Blvd.
          Garden City, NY 11530
          T:516-745-8050


          Area Accommodations
          Hampton Inn Garden City
          1 North Avenue, Garden City, NY 11530
          (516) 227-2720
          Walking Distance

          Hilton Garden Inn Westbury
          1575 Privado Road, Westbury, NY 11590
          (516) 683-8200

          Courtyard by Marriott Westbury
          1800 Privado Road, Westbury, NY 11590
          (516) 542-1001


          There are NO room blocks or discounts available at the mentioned hotels.
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        • Nov 9, 2024 – Nov 10, 2024

          1660 S. Columbian Way, SEATTLE, WA 98108

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          VA Puget Sound Health Care System
          1660 S. Columbian Way, SEATTLE, WA 98108

          VA Puget Sound Health Care System
          1660 S. Columbian Way
          SEATTLE, WA 98108

          Parking: From entrance at Columbian way, parking garage on the right

          Entrance: Building 101, directly next to the parking garage

          Floor: 1st floor, we will have a sign in table at the front door and a sign pointing to the right where the classrooms are the first doors on the right.

          Room: E80 and E90


          Nearby Accommodations

          Embassy Suites by Hilton Seattle Downtown Pioneer Square
          255 South King Street
          Seattle WA 98104
          (206) 859-4400

          Best Western Plus Pioneer Square Hotel Downtown
          77 YESLER WAY
          Seattle WA 98104
          (206) 340-1234

          Courtyard Seattle Downtown/Pioneer Square
          612 2nd Ave
          Seattle WA 98104
          (206) 625-1111


          There are NO room blocks or discounts available at the hotel.

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        Muscle Energy and Soft Tissue Techniques for the Upper Quadrant

        This lab intensive course presents both Soft Tissue Mobilization (STM) and Muscle Energy Techniques (MET) for the cervical and upper thoracic spines, upper ribs and shoulder regions.

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        Course Dates & Locations:

        • Oct 5, 2024 – Oct 6, 2024

          55 Fogg Road at Rte 18, BOSTON (S. Weymouth), MA 02190

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          South Shore Hospital
          55 Fogg Road at Rte 18, BOSTON (S. Weymouth), MA 02190

          South Shore Hospital
          55 Fogg Road at Rte 18
          S. Weymouth, MA 02190

          Emerson Conference Room "A"
          Tel: 781-340-8000

          Map and Driving Directions:
          Link: http://www.sshosp.org/directions/direction_ssh.htm

          South Shore Hospital is easily accessible from Route 3.
          Northbound on Route 3. Take exit 16 off Route 3 on to Route 18 south (Main Street). At the third traffic light, turn left on to Columbian Street. Turn right on to Fogg Road, pass the hospital's emergency entrance on your right, and then turn right into the main entrance parking lot.

          From North
          Follow I-93 south to Route 3 south (Braintree/Cape Cod). Take exit 16B off Route 3 on to Route 18 south (Main Street). At the third traffic light, turn left on to Columbian Street. Turn right on to Fogg Road, pass the hospital's emergency entrance on your right, and then turn right into the main entrance parking lot.

          From Logan Airport
          Follow signs out of the airport for I-93 south. There will be a $3 toll immediately outside the airport. Proceed through the Ted Williams Tunnel and follow signs for Exit 23, to I-93 south. Follow I-93 south to Route 3 south (Braintree/Cape Cod). Take exit 16B off Route 3 on to Route 18 south (Main Street). At the third traffic light, turn left on to Columbian Street. Turn right on to Fogg Road, pass the hospital's emergency entrance on your right, and then turn right into the main entrance parking lot.

          From West
          Follow the Mass Pike (I-90) to exit 14 (I-95/Route 128 south). When I-95 splits from Route 128, remain on Route 128 south (which is now also I-93 north). When I-93 north splits north, travel on to Route 3 south (Braintree/Cape Cod). Take exit 16B off Route 3 south on to Route 18 south (Main Street). At the third traffic light, turn left on to Columbian Street. Turn right on to Fogg Road, pass the hospital's emergency entrance on your right, and then turn right into the main entrance parking lot.

          From South
          Follow Route 3 northbound to exit 16. Travel south on Route 18 south (Main Street). At the third traffic light, turn left on to Columbian Street. Turn right on to Fogg Road, pass the hospital's emergency entrance on your right, and then turn right into the main entrance parking lot.

          Follow Route 24 north to I-93 north. Follow to Route 3 south (Braintree/Cape Cod). Take exit 16B off Route 3 on to Route 18 south (Main Street). At the third traffic light, turn left on to Columbian Street. Turn right on to Fogg Road, pass the hospital's emergency entrance on your right, and then turn right into the main entrance parking lot.

          Area Accommodations
          Holiday Inn 781-871-0545
          929 Hingham Street, Rockland, MA
          (2.9 miles away)

          Comfort Inn - Rockland - 781-982-1000
          850 Hingham St, Rockland, MA
          (3.0 miles away)

          Hyatt Place Boston/Braintree – 781-848-0600
          50 Forbes Road, Braintree, MA
          (5.0 miles away)

          There are NO room blocks or discounts available at the mentioned hotels.
          Please visit the hotel chain website for “Best Rates”

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