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Solve Age Related Degenerative Challenges: A Hands-on Course
DVD Video
$199.99 USD
$99.99 USD
includes free shipping

Now Available For Preorder
This item is expected to ship 4-6 weeks after the event on January 23, 2019.
Product Details
Format:
DVD Video - 4+ hours   Instructions
Length:
6 hr 20 min
Details:
Multi-disc DVD recording with electronic manual and instructions.
Author:
JAMIE MINER, PT, DPT, GCS
Publisher:
PESI Rehab
Copyright:
1/23/2019 - Available Now for Pre-Order
CE Available:
Yes, See CE credit tab for complete continuing education details
Product Code:
RNV063545
Objectives
  1. Evaluate the effects of degenerative spinal conditions associated with aging.
  2. Develop a treatment plan to prevent or treat osteoporosis.
  3. Maximize strength training for clients with spinal and postural degeneration.
  4. Predict reasons for fall risk to support rationale for the exercise program.
  5. Individualize modifications to ensure compliance and optimal benefits.
  6. Recommend home safety modifications to prevent falls.
Outline
DEGENERATIVE SPINE CONDITIONS
  • Stenosis
  • Spondylosis
  • Spondylolisthesis
  • Osteoporosis
  • Implement measurable evaluation techniques and outcome measures
  • Newest surgical and non-surgical options
  • Preventative treatments – lab practice… prevention remains the goal!
  • Post-surgical treatments – lab practice with evidence-based exercise protocols incorporated
  • Aging spine with history of disc surgery
OSTEOPOROSIS
  • Bracing – lab practice with prevention exercise
  • A creative exercise program
  • Pain control
EXERCISE GUIDELINES
  • Realistic goals for the aging adult – and expected outcomes
  • Prioritizing types of exercises for the aging adult
  • Modifications for exercises to meet individual needs
POSTURAL RE-EDUCATION EXERCISE
  • Assessment tools – lab component to practice assessment techniques to increase your understanding of the patients’ needs
  • Priority of extension exercises
  • Modifications
TRUNK AND CORE EXERCISES (ATTENTION TO THE ABDOMEN AND SPINE)
  • Assessments
  • Neutral spine
  • Core stability exercises – lab practice of exercise technique and patient specific options
GAIT, BALANCE AND FALL PREVENTION
  • Preventing falls
  • Evidence –based assessments of balance and fall risk - lab practice of new assessment strategies
  • Flexibility requirements for function and mobility
  • Strength and endurance
  • Agility and balance
  • “I’ve fallen, now what? “
  • Cognitive issues and compliance challenges
Author

JAMIE MINER, PT, DPT, GCS

Jamie Miner, PT, DPT, GCS, has over 25 years of experience treating geriatric patients in the hospital, rehab center, home health, SNF, and outpatient settings. Jamie maintains a busy clinical practice at Galloway Ridge Physical Therapy Clinic, providing care to older adults on an outpatient basis and sees patients within a continuing care retirement community.

Dr. Miner earned her certification as a geriatric specialist through the APTA. Her expertise has been sought across the country to provide continuing education opportunities to experienced professionals on a variety of geriatric orthopedic conditions. Additionally, she is an adjunct professor at Shenandoah University’s DPT program and serves as a clinical instructor to many doctoral physical therapy students.

Speaker Disclosures:

Financial: Jamie Miner has an employment relationship with Rehabcare, Galloway Ridge Facility. She is an Adjunct Associate Professor at Shenandoah University. Ms. Miner receives a speaking honorarium from PESI, Inc.

Non-financial: Jamie Miner has no relevant non-financial relationship to disclose.
Continuing Education Credits

CE Information Coming Soon
Continuing education credit information is coming soon for this non-interactive self-study package.

CEs may be available for select professions, as listed in the target audience. Hours will be dependent on the actual recording time. Please check with your state licensing board or organization for specific requirements.

There may be an additional fee for CE certificates. Please contact our Customer Service at 1-800-844-8260 for more details.

**Materials that are included in this course may include interventions and modalities that are beyond the authorized practice of mental health professionals. As a licensed professional, you are responsible for reviewing the scope of practice, including activities that are defined in law as beyond the boundaries of practice in accordance with and in compliance with your professions standards.

Audience
  • Physical Therapists
  • Occupational Therapists
  • Physical Therapist Assistants
  • Occupational Therapy Assistants
  • Certified Strength and Conditioning Specialists
  • Exercise Physiologists