Positioning and Wheelchair Adaptations: A Practical Hands-On Approach

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Course Description

Treatment to facilitate functional movement is important to all therapies. Awareness and prevention of poor posture and potential negative effects of poor positioning will be covered.

During this course, healthcare professionals participate in two lab sessions and program development practice to ensure success in providing effective treatment. Participants are introduced to positioning intervention and how to write functional goals for correction of positioning deficits.Additionally, awareness of pressure and issues related to positioning are presented, providing an opportunity to experience current preventative strategies and equipment.

This Seminar-on-Demand is 7 contact hours in length (check your state’s approval status in the state specific course catalog for your profession).

Contact Hours: 7
Video Course Format: Video
Target Audience: NHA, OT/COTA, PT/PTA, Rec / Activities Director
Instructional Level: Advanced