5/15/18: Spaced Retrieval Training: A Cognitive Strategy for Allied Health and Nursing

$ 40.00

May 15, 2018
4:00 to 5:00 PM CST

The registration for this webinar will close on May 15, at 12:00 PM CST.

Anne Marie Doyle, M.A., CCC-SLP, Lab Therapist Cognition, Think and Speak Lab, Shirley Ryan AbilityLab

Audience: Physical Therapists, Physical Therapist Assistants, Occupational Therapists, Occupational Therapy Assistants, Speech-Language Pathologists

Description: Patients that exhibit memory impairment can be challenging, especially when rehabilitation professionals are trying to teach them something new. This webinar will focus on spaced retrieval training as a key strategy that can be used to support carryover of information and techniques in PT, OT and SLP (e.g. safe transfer sequence, dressing training, compensatory swallowing strategies.) Spaced retrieval can be used with a variety of populations including stroke, traumatic brain injury and dementia.

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

  • Identify different areas in the brain responsible for memory
  • Discuss the different types of memory
  • Define space retrieval and errorless learning
  • Outline the use of spaced retrieval training in a variety of settings and in different patient populations

    Continuing Education Credits

    Physical Therapy 

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

    Occupational Therapy 

    The Shirley Ryan AbilityLab is an approved provider for the American Occupational Therapy Association to offer continuing education in occupational therapy. This intermediate level program awards occupational therapists 0.1 CEUs or 1 contact hours. The assignment of AOTA CEUs does not imply endorsement of specific course content, products, or clinical procedures by AOTA. Category 1: Domain of OT

    Speech-Language Pathology

    This course is offered for 0.1 ASHA CEUs (Intermediate level, Professional area)


    The Shirley Ryan AbilityLab (OH-362- 9/01/2017) is an approved provider of continuing nursing education by the Ohio Nurses Association (OBN-001-91), an accredited approver by the American Nurses Credentialing Center’s Commission on Accreditation.

    This CNE activity is being offered for 1.0 contact hours


    Financial -  Receives honorarium for teaching from the Shirley Ryan AbilityLab

    Non-Financial -  No relevant nonfinancial relationship exists


    Online Learning Occupational Therapists Physical Therapists Speech Language Pathologists Nurses


    Cognitive Deficits Communication