Treatment of Age Related Balance Impairment

5 ceus for only $59

Upon completion of this course, participants will be able to:

List the anatomical components of the vestibular system and purpose of each

Discuss age and illness-related changes of the vestibular system

List common disorders of the vestibular system

List objective tests for assessing vestibular function and discuss each

List and discuss strategies to address ROM, strength, coordination/reaction time, and attentional deficits.

Develop and document treatment plans when given pertinent medical and functional information

Course Outline

8:00AM – 8:30AM

Registration and Introductions

8:30AM – 12:30PM

Anatomy and Physiology of the Vestibular System

Physiological Changes with Age and Illness

Common Disorders of the

Vestibular System

Evaluation Techniques

Treatment Techniques for BPPV Rehabilitation Techniques to Improve Balance

Vestibular Rehabilitation