Contact Hours2 Hours
Maximizing Functional Mobility in Patients with Cognitive Impairment: Attention, Memory and Awareness
This presentation will include practical clinical applications for the physical and occupational therapist to best rehabilitate patients with cognitive impairment from stroke, brain injury and other neurological impairment.
Participants completing this course will be ready to recognize the common cognitive impairments, individualize their care (exam and treatment), and set appropriate goals. We will reveal how to systematically evaluate and prescribe an individualized program for each of the cognitive impairments addressed.
At the end of this course, the participant will be able to:
- Identify the various cognitive impairments, and appropriate examination tools
- Identify current evidence in the treatment of cognitive impairment
- Identify a logical and stepwise plan to evaluate and treat awareness and attention
Approved in my State?
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 complete a 10 question post-test with a minimum passing score of 70%.