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
Course Type: Video
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
- After 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.
- After 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.
- After 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.
|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|
Lisa Juckett, MOT, OTR/L
Lisa Juckett has practiced primarily in the adult rehabilitation setting and currently provides instruction in orthopedics and neuromusculoskeletal rehab for The Ohio State University’s Occupational Therapy Division. Ms. Juckett has delivered numerous continuing education lectures and presentations at the local and national level for professional organizations such as The American Occupational Therapy Association, The Gerontological Society of America, and the Association for Gerontology in Higher Education. She also has served as the outcomes assessor for research related to post-stroke upper extremity interventions through the Better Rehabilitation and Assessment for Improved Neuro-Recovery (B.R.A.I.N.) laboratory. She has extensive teaching experience in the clinical and academic setting and is currently pursuing her PhD at Ohio State.
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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.
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.
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National Board for Certification in Occupational Therapy
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