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2013-06-19 23:17:40

North American Seminars introduces a Responsible CME course on Vestibular Rehabilitation that combines a live physical therapy continuing education course with an online continuing education component. Franklin, TN (PRWEB) June 19, 2013 North American Seminars combines a live evidence based PT continuing education course with an online continuing education course directed at physical therapists, physical therapy assistants and occupational therapists. The two day live physical therapy...

2013-06-18 23:25:22

Continuing education provider HomeCEUConnection.com announced today the release of over 40 hours of new video courses covering a wide range of helpful and insightful topics for physical and occupational therapy professionals. Plano, TX (PRWEB) June 18, 2013 Rehabilitation professionals working in the field of physical and occupational therapy now have access to more than 40 contact hours of new continuing education video content in the HomeCEUConnection.com course catalog. The courses cover...

2013-06-12 23:19:36

North American Seminars receives NJ continuing physical therapy medical education course approval for Advanced Evaluation and Treatment for the Functional Rehabilitation of the Foot and Ankle, Gait Training–An Evidence Based Course Combining Manual Therapy, Exercise and Functional Activities and Comprehensive Management of the Wrist and Hand. Franklin, TN (PRWEB) June 12, 2013 The State of New Jersey requires physical therapists and physical therapy assistants to complete a minimum of...

2013-06-08 23:04:10

OSI Physical Therapy and The Training Room are sponsoring the Fun in the Forest 5K run/walk this Saturday, June 8 in Forest Lake, Minnesota. All proceeds from the race will support Forest Lake High School athletic teams. Forest Lake, Minnesota (PRWEB) June 08, 2013 OSI Physical Therapy and The Training Room are sponsoring the Fun in the Forest 5K run/walk this Saturday, June 8 in Forest Lake, Minnesota. All proceeds from the race will support Forest Lake High School athletic teams....

2013-06-06 23:04:38

Sensory Processing Disorder Foundation announces a new summer webinar series for clinicians focusing on evaluations, starting this June, called The Occupational Therapist´s Role: From Evaluation to Treatment. Denver, Colorado (PRWEB) June 06, 2013 Sensory Processing Disorder (SPD) Foundation will be conducting a new webinar series, The Occupational Therapist´s Role: From Evaluation to Treatment starting on June 19, 2013. Lucy Jane Miller, PhD, OTR and Sarah A. Schoen, PhD, OTR...

2013-05-30 23:01:13

North American Seminars provides live and online continuing medical education to physical therapist, physical therapy assistants and occupational therapists throughout the United States. Many of the online continuing education courses are delivered online with a DVD shipment. This unique delivery method provides the therapists with a tool to meet continuing education requirements and have a valuable resource tool in their personal medical library. Franklin, TN (PRWEB) May 30, 2013 North...

2013-05-24 23:29:24

PresenceLearning´s June 19th webinar discusses a new and innovative approach to the delivery of school-based occupational therapy San Francisco, CA (PRWEB) May 23, 2013 With the demand for occupational therapy (OT) services growing due to increases in the cases of learning disabilities, sensory processing disorder and autism combined with the rigors of the Common Core implementation, special education administrators are trying — and seeing success with — new service...

2013-05-22 23:25:38

Believing that the capability of individuals to be able to move about more freely in their environments directly correlates to enhanced activity levels, and a greater sense of independence and quality of life, this committed and caring OT created the Shove-a-lugs® grip attachments for wheelchair users who also struggle with hand disabilities and challenges. These unique grips enable users to utilize the palms of their hands to propel the wheelchair, rather than most conventional methods...

2013-05-14 23:26:31

Online speech therapy service takes Best Multi-Level Special Education category San Francisco, CA (PRWEB) May 14, 2013 PresenceLearning, the leader in online speech therapy services for K-12 students, was recently awarded a 2013 Best Educational Software Award (BESSIE Award) from The ComputED Gazette. The 19th annual award program named PresenceLearning as the winner of the best Multi-Level Special Education category. “Our online speech therapy platform fills the gaps in special...


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