Participants will learn pathophysiology and presentation of diagnoses of central, peripheral, and other origins of dizziness. Interactive case study presentations will help the learner to identify the key components of the subjective history to better guide the assessment and treatment of the patient’s condition.
Course created on February 21, 2019
Course Type: Video
CEUs/PDUs Offered: AOTA/0.2 Intermediate, Category 2: Occupational Therapy Process - Intervention; CE Broker/2.0 Home Study, General (FL), Patient Related (AL), General Continuing Education (GA), Direct Client/patient Services In Occupational Therapy (SC); IACET/0.2; NBCOT/2.5 Intermediate, Rehabilitation
- After this course, participants will be able to differentiate between central and peripheral diagnoses and origin of symptoms.
- After this course, participants will be able to identify key subjective findings to assist in choosing appropriate assessment measures.
- After this course, participants will be able to recognize differential diagnosis concepts to subjective case study reports.
|5-45 Minutes||Review peripheral and central vestibular anatomy and physiology|
|45-90 Minutes||Introduce diagnoses of dizziness.Differentiate central, peripheral, and other pathology.Review key subjective reports for each diagnosis.Introduce HINTS for clinical assessment of acute vestibular syndrome.|
|90-115 Minutes||Review case study subjective history and through interactive participation|
|115-120 Minutes||Summary, Q & A|
Colleen Sleik, PT, DPT, OCS, NCS
Colleen Sleik, PT, DPT, OCS, NCS, is a licensed physical therapist, specializing in the treatment of patients with vestibular disorders when other forms of medical management have failed. Dr. Sleik works a vestibular specialist at Bellin Health Care Rehab Services where more than 90% of her caseload consists of patients with vestibular and balance disorders. Dr. Sleik graduated from The College of St. Catherine with a Master’s in physical therapy. She earned a transitional Doctor of physical therapy degree through The University of St. Augustine, Florida, and completed the Competency-Based Vestibular Rehabilitation course through Emory University in Atlanta, Georgia. She began teaching continuing education courses in vestibular rehabilitation with the purpose of improving the quality of patient care by improving clinicians’ understanding of vestibular assessment and evidence-based, innovative treatment techniques.
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