DescriptionThe Interdisciplinary Approach in Concussion Management with Treatment Strategies Certification Course focuses on the evaluation and treatment in the management of concussion from several different clinical perspectives. Physicians, Neuro-Psychologists, Physical Therapists, Occupational Therapists, Athletic Trainers, Vision Therapists and Neuronutrition Experts play key roles in appropriately identifying, diagnosing, and managing concussions.
Concussion symptoms may appear mild, but can lead to significant, life-long impairment affecting an individual’s ability to function physically, cognitively, and psychologically. Appropriate diagnosis, referral, and patient and family/caregiver education are critical for helping patients with concussion achieve optimal recovery and to reduce or avoid significant sequelae.
The presentations in this course emphasize a team approach, including both lectures and labs to provide a greater understanding of the tools and treatment techniques used by different disciplines.
Upon completion of this course, the learner will be able to:
Continuing Education Credits
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Interdisciplinary Approach in Concussion Management Certification Course Faculty includes a variety of expert medical professionals in the areas of: neuro-otology, neurology, neuro-ophthalmology, psychiatry, primary care, physical/occupational therapy, audiology, neuro-optometry, and psychology. By bringing together recognized experts, caring clinicians and industry leaders, we will focus on patient-centric clinical guidelines that most effectively apply the latest evidence-supported science in a best practices manner.