Contact Hours2 Hours
Introduction to Rehabilitation of Pelvic Floor Dysfunction & Urinary Incontinence
This 2 hour webinar will introduce PTs & OTs to the anatomy, physiology, and pathophysiology of the pelvic floor. Screening tools for identifying patients who may benefit from skilled intervention for pelvic floor muscle (PFM) dysfunction and simple treatment ideas will be discussed. Resources for expanding knowledge, obtaining certification and provided specialized pelvic floor treatment will be provided. Focus is on providing immediately usable information in these patient populations.
At the end of this course, the participant will be able to:
- Identify patients who may require simple treatment of PFM through screening questionnaire and external palpation
- Provide simple instructions for PFM exercises
- List educational opportunities for specialization in pelvic therapy for urinary incontinence (UI)
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as Physical Therapists & Physical Therapist Assistants
as Occupational Therapists & Occupational Therapy Assistants
as Certified Athletic Trainers
as CSCS / CPT
as Massage Therapy
as Speech Therapy
Satisfactory completion of this course will require the participant to respond to polling questions asked throughout the webinar.