When & Where
16 March 2014
Our Lady of Lourdes Hospital,
Sta. Mesa, Manila, Philippines
This course is a gathering of the experts and high caliber professionals with a goal of reintroducing the approaches in dealing with pelvic imbalance disorder. Understanding its associations is critical to the design of preventive and therapeutic regimen in addressing these common musculoskeletal dysfunctions. Evidence based diagnosis and treatment directed to the pelvic bones, muscle and fascia are included in this seminar. The fascial listening and manipulation techniques (FMLT) and its sound concepts will be introduced in this event.
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In response to the recent dramatic rise in the global incidence of dementia and the subsequent need for quality dementia education worldwide, the Wicking Dementia Research and Education Centre, University of Tasmania, is offering a massive open online course (MOOC) about dementia. This course is free and open to anyone, providing a unique opportunity for individuals and organisations to obtain university-quality education about dementia at no cost.
The course, Understanding Dementia, will be released on 31st March, 2014. Please note, places within the course are limited.
The 9-week curriculum covers all aspects of dementia including basic brain anatomy, pathology, dementia research, risk factors, symptoms, diagnosis, medical management, living with dementia, progression and staging, palliation, behaviours and therapeutic approaches.
The content is delivered by 12 experts in the field of dementia including neuroscientists, health scientists, clinicians, dementia care professionals and people with dementia.
Participants will have an opportunity to engage with the material via video clips, activities, scenarios and quizzes (no assignments or exams). Furthermore, they will have an opportunity to meet an international network of peers online to discuss the key issues surrounding dementia.
For more information, please visit the Wicking Dementia Research and Education Centre website.
Topic: Trauma and Post-operative Splinting
When & Where
February 1-2, 2014
Registration period has been extended! Please contact Telephone no. 5548400 loc. 2413 for more details.
Our thoughts and prayers go out to those affected by “Yolanda.” The aftermath has been devastating!
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Florida Gulf Coast University (FGCU) is offering two continuing online education courses assisting internationally-trained occupational therapists to meet US entry level standards. These courses address content needed by many therapists after OTED review by NBCOT.
These two courses include content specific to the United States health care systems and meet the following standards:
- US OT Credentialing, Regulation, and Supervision ($380 US Dollars) – This five contact hour asynchronous online course is designed to meet ACOTE* educational standards B.4.5, B.7.3, and B.7.7.
- US OT Documentation and Reimbursement ($450 US Dollars) – This eight contact hour asynchronous online course is designed to meet ACOTE* educational standards B.4.10, B.5.20, B.5.30, B.5.31, B.5.32 and B.7.4
*Accreditation Council for Occupational Therapy Education, Standards and Interpretive Guidelines (effective July 31, 2013)
For questions or problems registering, please e-mail Ms. Wanda Smith, firstname.lastname@example.org or Linda Martin, PhD, OTR/L, FAOTA, email@example.com, or visit: http://www.fgcu.edu/CHPSW/OT/index.html
When & Where
18 & 19 November 2013
9.00 am to 5.00pm
National Volunteer & Philanthropy Centre Singapore
6 Eu Tong Sen Street, #04-88 The Central, Singapore 059817 map
This 2 day workshop aims to provide therapists with a theoretical framework for understanding how and why many aspects of development are significantly influenced by oral function. The relationship of suck/swallow/breathe synchrony to the following areas of child development will also be discussed:
• Behaviour and Learning
• Postural development
• Psycho-social development
• Common health issues
Participants will be exposed to the relevance of this information to treatment principles with children who have sensory processing/developmental dysfunction through the use of slides, case examples and participant lab activities. Documentation strategies for identifying abnormal function and demonstrating change through treatment will be provided.
Speakers : Eileen Richter, MPH, OTR, FAOTA and Patricia Oetter, MA, OTR/L, FAOTA
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Cerebral Palsy Alliance Singapore
(formerly the Spastic Children’s Association of Singapore)
Cerebral Palsy Centre
65 Pasir Ris Drive 1, Singapore 519529
DID: +65 65855631/2 Fax: +65 65855603
When & Where
18-19 January 2014
Quezon City, Philippines
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For enquiries, contact Somatic Secretariat at (632)2805097 / +639159096652 /+639322774606.
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