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Interprofessional Rehabilitation of People With Right Hemisphere Damage - PT79

Interprofessional Rehabilitation of People With Right Hemisphere Damage

by George M. Fluharty, MA, CCC-SLP and Allison Lieberman, PT, MSPT, GCS and Susan Ann Swinehart, OTD, MS, BA/OT
PT79
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This course is credentialed for:
Physical Therapy (1.00 Hour(s))

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Price: $19.00
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Summary:

Rehabilitation of patients with right hemisphere brain damage involves all team members having thorough knowledge and skills of the assessment and intervention techniques for deficits involving communication, cognition, perception, and mobility. This learning activity discusses the disorders associated with right hemisphere damage, the tools that speech-language pathologists, occupational therapists, and physical therapists use to assess deficits, and techniques clinicians use to help patients effectively communicate, ambulate, and participate in daily occupations.

Objectives:

This continuing education program discusses the disorders associated with right hemisphere damage, the tools that speech-language pathologists, occupational therapists, and physical therapists use to assess deficits, and techniques clinicians use to help patients effectively communicate, ambulate, and participate in daily occupations. After studying the material presented here, you will be able to:
  • Identify at least four disorders associated with right hemisphere damage
  • Describe at least two tools for assessing the effects of right hemisphere damage
  • Discuss at least three interprofessional approaches to help people compensate for the effects of right hemisphere damage
 

 
Accreditation Information
 
This course is intended for an interprofessional audience, including speech language pathologists, physical therapists, and occupational therapists.
 
Physical therapists: Take this version of the course to ensure you receive appropriate credit.
 
For the version accredited or approved for another profession, go to your specific profession at ContinuingEducation.com or Nurse.com/CE. If you have a CE Direct login ID and password (generally provided by your employer), please log in as you normally would at CEDirect.ContinuingEducation.com and search for this topic title.
 
OnCourse Learning is an approved sponsor by the New York State Education Department of continuing education for physical therapists and physical therapist assistants from 10/21/09 to 10/20/18. 
 
This activity is provided by the Texas Board of Physical Therapy Examiners Accredited Provider GED012010TPTA2012004 for 01/01/2010 to 01/31/2013; 1601004 for 02/01/2013 to 01/31/2016; and 1902004TX for 02/01/2016 to 01/31/2019 and meets continuing competence requirements for physical therapist and physical therapist assistant licensure renewal in Texas. The assignment of Texas PT CCUs does not imply endorsement of specific course content, products, or clinical procedures by TPTA or TBPTE.
 
OnCourse Learning is recognized by the Physical Therapy Board of California as an approved reviewer and provider of continuing competency courses for the state of California. 
 
OnCourse Learning is a licensed physical therapy continuing education sponsor (#216.000275) with the Illinois Department of Financial and Professional Regulation from July 2013 through September 30, 2018.
 
This course has been approved as meeting the continuing education requirements for PTs and PTAs by the Ohio Physical Therapy Association (approval no. 17S5316 for 5/1/17 to 5/1/18); the Florida Physical Therapy Association (approval no. CE17-601132 for 1/1/17 to 12/31/17); the Tennessee Physical Therapy Association for Class 1 Continuing Education Requirement (approval no. 2017-187 for 4/17/17 to 4/16/18). Approval of this course does not necessarily imply the Florida Physical Therapy Association supports the views of the presenter or the sponsors.
 
This course has been approved by the Maryland State Board of Physical Therapy Examiners for 0.1 CEU for 06/01/17-06/01/21.
Other states may accept this course for meeting their CE requirements. Check with your state association or board.

Course Originally Released on: 3/27/2017
Date of Most Recent Review: 3/27/2017
Course Termination/Update Date: 3/27/2020

 

Unless stated above, the planners and authors of this course have declared no relevant conflicts of interest that relate to this educational activity. OnCourse Learning guarantees this educational activity is free from bias.

Please see CE Course Instructions to learn how to earn CE credit for this module.

 

For Florida professionals:

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Paul C - Hudson, FL  ·  Aug 19, 2017
Course information was clear and concise.
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Michelle P - New port richey, FL  ·  Aug 16, 2017
very informative course
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Maureen A - southbury, CT  ·  Aug 11, 2017
enjoyed the topic of this inservice
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Karen B - Apollo Beach, FL  ·  Aug 03, 2017
Very informative and useful information that will transfer immediately into clinical setting.
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Kristina B - Riverview, FL  ·  Jun 22, 2017
This was a very comprehensive course and I learned a great deal about right hemispheric brain damage
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ONLINE
Price: $19.00
CE-PRO Price: $9.50