Contact Hours2 Hours
This is a 2 hour webinar designed for physical therapists, physical therapy assistants, occupational therapists & occupational therapy assistants. This is an introductory course on the evaluation and treatment of one form of Benign Paroxysmal Positional Vertigo (BPPV) – cupulolithiasis, a more rare cause of dizziness in adults. Instruction will include anatomy and physiology of the vestibular system, common causes of BPPV, signs and symptoms of BPPV, testing, treatment, and goals.
At the end of this course, the participant will be able to:
- Identify the basic anatomy and physiology of the vestibular system
- Recognize the causes, signs, and symptoms of BPPV – cupulolithiasis
- Describe how to perform a basic evaluation for BPPV
- Summarize how to determine affected canal and decide on treatment plan
- Develop a standard treatment plan for BPPV – cupulolithiasis
- Explain goals and discharge criteria
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
Satisfactory completion of this course will require the participant to respond to polling questions asked throughout the webinar.