Course Description:
This course will provide an in depth education on formal therapeutic interventions for the limb loss population. Participants will learn how to provide care from initial limb loss through community reintegration. The course will also include current advances in prosthetic rehabilitation, management of phantom limb and residual limb pain, and provide a model to interdisciplinary approach to patient management.

At the end of this presentation, participants will be able to:
• Describe the prosthetic rehabilitation progression.
• Perform initial gait training activities with patients that have limb loss.
• Identify typical prosthetic gait deviations and learn methods to improve them during formal therapeutic interventions.
• Communicate the expectations of the prosthetic rehabilitation process to patients and their families.

Intended Audience:
The information presented in this course is clinically relevant for the following disciplines: physical therapists, physical therapy assistants, occupational therapists and occupational therapy assistants.

CEUs:
This course is approved for 1.2 CEUs

Disclaimer: Registrations from individuals with clinical designations not listed in the intended audience for this course may be subject to removal from the course roster without a full refund. If you are unsure or have questions related to the intended audience, please email CEU@brooksihl.org and we will be happy to help clarify!

Enrollment:

If you are a Brooks Clinician and want to pay by cost center, please fill out this registration form and return the check and form to the Brooks IHL.