Can Functional Be Fun? Pediatric Manual Mobility
COURSE DESCRIPTION: Pediatric treatment can be rewarding and yet very challenging; trying to decide when ambulation is possible or when it is time to transition the child to wheeled mobility is a common topic for treating clinicians. One thing we know for sure : setting these children up for...
Education Level = Introductory, Credit = 0.1CEU
AOTA Category: OT Service Delivery; CEU(s)/Contact Hour(s): 0.1 AOTA CEUs/1Contact Hour
State PT Approval: This course has been approved by the Maryland State Board of Physical Therapy Examiners for .1 CEUs
Instructional Method: Recorded on-line asynchronous lecture with supporting video demonstration
|Who Enrolls||This program is designed for Occupational Therapists, Occupational Therapy Assistants, Physical Therapists, Physical Therapist Assistants, Assistive Technology Professionals, and Medical Suppliers/Providers.|
Catherine Sweeney, PT, ATP/SMS joined Permobil as Regional Clinical Education Manager in 2019. Prior to this, she spent the bulk of her career at Providence Portland Medical Center, where she co-founded the outpatient seating clinic program in 2004. As lead seating specialist, Catherine worked to expand access to wheeled mobility services through staff education in OP satellite clinics, home health, and outlying Providence hospitals. Catherine served as the RESNA PT SIG co-chair, and is co-founder of the Northwest Assistive Technology Access Coalition with a passion for improving Oregon Medicaid recipients access to assistive technology. She has presented at both the RESNA and International Seating Symposium conferences 2021. Catherine can be reached at Catherine.Sweeney@Permobil.com