Z 07/31/19: Functional Outcomes and Goal Setting for Spinal Cord Injury

$ 40.00

July 31, 2019
4:00 to 5:00 pm. CST

The registration for this webinar will close on July 31, at 12:00 pm cst.

Instructors: Amanda Olson, PT, DPT, NCS, Spinal Cord Innovation Center, Therapy Manager

Kelly Breen, MS, OTR/L, Occupational Therapist, FES Lab Therapist, Arms & Hands Lab, 21st floor; Research Therapist, Single Motor Unit Lab, Shirley Ryan AbilityLab 

Audience: Physical Therapists, Physical Therapist Assistants, Occupational Therapists, Occupational Therapy Assistants

Description: This webinar will review typical patient presentations for all levels of spinal cord injuries with introduction to the differences between complete and incomplete injuries. Functional outcomes, goal setting, and considerations for occupational and physical rehabilitation will be discussed. 

Objectives: Upon completion of this course, participants will be able to:

  • Describe the difference in projected functional outcomes associated with different level of SCI injury. 
  • Identify factors to consider when developing a plan of care and goal setting for ADLS and mobility for people with SCI.
  • Discuss differences in goal setting and plan of care between complete and incomplete injuries.

    Continuing Education Credits

     Physical Therapy 

    This course has been approved by the Illinois Physical Therapy Board for 1.0 Contact Hour. Approval #216-000069.

    Occupational Therapy 

    Shirley Ryan AbilityLab is an approved provider for the American Occupational Therapy Association to offer continuing education in occupational therapy. This introductory level program awards occupational therapists 0.10 CEUs or 1 contact hour. The assignment of AOTA CEUs does not imply endorsement of specific course content, products, or clinical procedures by AOTA. Category 2: OT Process



    Online Learning Occupational Therapists OTA and PTA Physical Therapists