Pain CEU Courses for OTs

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Practical Application Of Ergonomic Principles: Preventing Musculoskeletal Disorders In New Mothers
Presented by Sara Loesche, MS, OTR/L, CHT
Course: #4335Level: Introductory1 Hour
This presentation will explore the ergonomic risk factors associated with caring for a baby while looking at postpartum mothers as a specialized population. Practical strategies to prevent or reduce the occurrence of musculoskeletal disorders will be discussed.

Therapeutic Office Ergonomics for Computer Use for Intensive Rehab Patients
Presented by Jeannie Koulizakis, PT, MPT, CEES
Course: #4315Level: Introductory1 Hour
Is sitting really the new smoking? Learn about the most current evidence regarding ideal postures and movement patterns in the workplace that help prevent computer/cell phone use-related MSDs. Also learn how to make defensible MSD-related RA (reasonable accommodation) recommendations for your patients.

Perspectives on Yoga Inputs in the Management of Chronic Pain
Presented by Catherine McDowell, OTR/L, LMBT, E-RYT200/RYT500
Course: #4182Level: Introductory1 Hour
Chronic pain triggers changes in brain structure that are linked to depression, anxiety, and impaired cognitive function. New research shows that practicing yoga has the opposite effect on the brain and can relieve chronic pain.

Recommendations For Preventing And Managing Mechanical Low Back Pain With Occupational Therapy Clients
Presented by Lisa Juckett, MOT, OTR/L
Course: #3585Level: Introductory1 Hour
This course will review neuromusculoskeletal anatomy of the spinal column with a specific emphasis on the lumbar spine region. Screening, evaluation, and intervention techniques for managing low back pain will be provided as will recommendations for activity modification and injury prevention.

Falls in the Elderly with Fibromyalgia
Presented by Sindhu Narayan, OT/L, RYT200
Course: #3010Level: Intermediate1 Hour
This course discusses evidence-based prevalence of falls in patients with fibromyalgia. It provides an in-depth understanding of the role of the occupational therapist in an interdisciplinary intervention for prevention of falls in the elderly with fibromyalgia.

Occupational Therapy's Role in the Management of Neck Pain
Presented by Lisa Juckett, MOT, OTR/L
Course: #2951Level: Introductory1 Hour
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.

Shoulder Preservation in Spinal Cord Injury
Presented by Rebecca Martin, OTR/L, OTD, CPAM, CKTP
Course: #2498Level: Introductory1 Hour
In this webinar, we will review the prevalence of and evidence-based approaches to the prevention and remediation of shoulder pain in patients with spinal cord injury. Clinicians will be provided with clinical tools for the assessment, treatment, and patient instruction of common pathologies associated with this pain presentation.

Changing Perspectives for Assessing Back Pain
Presented by David Glick, DC, DAAPM, CPE, FASPE
Course: #2255Level: Introductory2 Hours
Identify primary and secondary pain generators that contribute to back pain.

Opioids and Pain Medications: What OTs Need to Know
Presented by Barbara Kornblau, JD, OT/L, FAOTA
Course: #2259Level: Introductory1 Hour
This course will review the different medications used to treat pain, ways to address opioid abuse in patients and discuss the role of OT in helping patients manage their pain medication regimen.

Pain and Autism: Clinical Traits, Sensory Perceptions and Practice Tips
Presented by Barbara Kornblau, JD, OT/L, FAOTA
Course: #2260Level: Introductory1 Hour
This course will discuss how clinical traits of autism may affect a person's perception of pain and what OT's can do to help treat individuals with autism who experience pain.