Occupational Therapy's Role in the Management of Neck Pain

Course: #2951Level: Introductory1 Hour 1912 Reviews
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Neck pain is the second-most common musculoskeletal disorder, however many occupational therapy practitioners have received little training on how to safely manage disorders of the neck. This presentation will review cervical spine neuroanatomy and introduce viewers to evidence-based assessment options and intervention strategies for managing neck pain.

Course created on August 11, 2016

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CEUs/Hours Offered: AOTA/0.1 Introductory, Category 2: Occupational Therapy Process - Intervention; CE Broker/1.0 Home Study, General (FL), Patient Related (AL), General Continuing Education (GA), Direct Client/patient Services In Occupational Therapy (SC), CE Broker #20-568114; IACET/0.1; NBCOT PDUs/1.25 Beginner, Orthopedics

Learning Outcomes

  • checkmarkAfter this course, participants will be able to describe how occupational performance can be impacted by cervical region dysfunction and explain occupational therapys role in facilitating successful, daily living in patients with neck pain.
  • checkmarkAfter this course, participants will be able to identify screening tools and special tests appropriate for practitioners to utilize when evaluating patients with neck pain and measuring patient outcomes.
  • checkmarkAfter this course, participants will be able to list various intervention options for effective management of neck pain. Interventions to be reviewed include soft tissue mobilization, therapeutic exercise, and basic manual techniques.

Agenda

0-5 Minutes Introduction
5-15 Minutes Cervical Spine Anatomy
15-25 Minutes Common Conditions and Diagnoses of the Neck
25-30 Minutes The Role of the Occupational Therapy Practitioner in Managing Neck Pain
30-45 Minutes Assessment for the Neck
45-55 Minutes Interventions for the Neck
55-60 Minutes Q and A, Summary

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Presenter Disclosure: Lisa Juckett received an honorarium for presenting this course.

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American Occupational Therapy Association

American Occupational Therapy Association

OccupationalTherapy.com is an approved CE provider #7659 by the American Occupational Therapy Association (AOTA). This course is offered for 0.1 CEUs (Introductory level, Category 2: Occupational Therapy Process - Intervention Area). The assignment of AOTA CEUs does not imply endorsement of specific course content, products, or clinical procedures by AOTA.


CE Broker

CE Broker

OccupationalTherapy.com is an approved provider for CE Broker, provider #50-14558. This course is offered for 1.0 hours, Home Study, General (FL), Patient Related (AL), General Continuing Education (GA), Direct client/patient services in occupational therapy (SC) category/categories. If you are an OT/OTA in Alabama, Florida, Georgia, or South Carolina, CE Broker may be of interest to you.


International Association for Continuing Education and Training

International Association for Continuing Education and Training

continued, LLC, DBA OccupationalTherapy.com, is accredited by the International Association for Continuing Education and Training (IACET). continued complies with the ANSI/IACET Standard, which is recognized internationally as a standard of excellence in instructional practices. As a result of this accreditation, continued is authorized to issue the IACET CEU. continued, LLC, is authorized by IACET to offer 0.1 CEUs for this program.


National Board for Certification in Occupational Therapy

National Board for Certification in Occupational Therapy

OccupationalTherapy.com is a NBCOT® Professional Development Provider. This course is offered for 1.25 NBCOT PDUs (Beginner level, Orthopedics Area). NBCOT® is a registered trademark of The National Board for Certification in Occupational Therapy, Inc.