Management of Persistent Symptoms after Concussion and Mild Traumatic Brain Injury - Online

Management of Persistent Symptoms after Concussion and mild Traumatic Brain Injury - Online

This course is designed to enhance the skills of medical providers who treat patients with mild traumatic brain injury (mTBI) and post concussive symptoms. Topics will focus on evaluation and intervention of persistent symptoms of mTBI and concussion with application on symptom management to assist patients to return to their previous activities.

Mary Claypool, PT, DScPT, NCSMary Claypool, PT, DScPT, NCS - Course director
Physical Therapy and Rehabilitation

Target Audience

This course is designed for health care professionals involved in the practice of rehabilitation medicine including: Physicians, Nurses, Psychologists, Occupational Therapists, Occupational Therapy Assistants, Physical Therapists, Physical Therapists Assistants, Speech and Language Pathologists and Social Workers.

Learning Objectives

Upon conclusion of this program, participants should be able to:

  • Identify common physical, psychological, cognitive, behavioral and communication symptoms following concussion.
  • Describe the basic elements of evaluation for patients with persistent post concussive and mild traumatic brain injury symptoms. 
  • Outline management strategies for symptoms and interventions for treatment of persistent problems for patients with post concussive symptoms or mild traumatic brain injury.

Attendance at this Mayo Clinic course does not indicate nor guarantee competence or proficiency in the performance of any procedures which may be discussed or taught in this course. 

Course summary
Available credit: 
  • 3.50 Attendance
  • 3.50 PT
Course opens: 
03/28/2017
Course expires: 
04/30/2019
Cost:
$70.00

Mayo Clinic Faculty

Billie Schultz, M.D.Billie Schultz, M.D.Jay Goetting, PTJay Goetting, PT
Cara Prideaux, M.D.Cara Prideaux, M.D.Alecia Moser, CCC-SLPAlecia Moser, CCC-SLP
Thomas Bergquist, Ph.D., LPThomas Bergquist, Ph.D., LP           Kathy Kendall, R.N.Kathy Kendall, R.N.
Jessica Petersen, OTJessica Petersen, OTJanelle Hatlevig, OT, BCPRJanelle Hatlevig, OT, BCPR
Stephanie Ritter, OTStephanie Ritter, OTCori L. King, CRCCori King, CRC
  Karla Thompson, PT, DPT, OCSKarla Thompson, PT, DPT, OCS     








 

Credit Statement(s):

This course is approved for 3.5 category I Continuing Education Units per Minnesota Physical Therapy Rules 5601.2400, 5601.2500.

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Available Credit

  • 3.50 Attendance
  • 3.50 PT

Accreditation Period

Course opens: 
03/28/2017
Course expires: 
04/30/2019

Price

Cost:
$70.00
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