• 2021 Vestibular 2

    • Date(s): April 10, 2021  –  April 11, 2021
    • Times: Saturday 8:00AM - 5:30PM; Sunday 8:00AM - 5:30PM
    • Location:

      Brooks Rehabilitation Hospital
      Assembly Room 1 & 2
      3599 University Blvd South
      Jacksonville, FL 32216

    This course provides an in-depth assessment of complex vestibular diagnoses and clinical presentations including comprehensive examinations, interventions, and potential outcomes. Topics will include advanced and applied anatomy, emerging research for common diagnoses, and alternative assessments and treatments of atypical positional testing and/or BPPV findings. An overview of less prevalent vestibular related diagnoses including clinical presentations, examination findings, and treatment options will be discussed. This course will include didactic information, interactive labs, and case examples to practice examination and treatment for the complex and atypical vestibular patient.

    Note: It is highly recommended that you attend Vestibular Rehabilitation I or an equivalent introductory course, and/or have a good understanding of foundational concepts in Vestibular Rehabilitation prior to attending this course.

    After this course, PT/OT participants will be able to

    1. Review the anatomy and physiology of the vestibular system as it applies to diagnosis and treatment
    2. Discuss updates and emerging treatment strategies for common vestibular diagnoses
    3. Introduce atypical presentations of positional testing and implications for treatment
    4. Assess and perform alternative treatment maneuvers for atypical BPPV variants
    5. Utilize patient specific symptoms to develop an individualized and comprehensive treatment plan by applying the best available evidence
    6. Instruct and implement interventions and treatment progressions using case examples
    7. Discuss clinical presentations, examination findings, and treatment options for less prevalent vestibular related diagnoses, including:  a. Central Vestibular Dysfunction        b. Meniere’s Disease            c. Vestibular Migraine Dizziness          d. Persistent Postural-Concussion                                                                     e. Cervicogenic Dizziness  
    • Katy Bowen, PT, DPT, NCS
    • Chris Perez, PT, DPT
    • Geoff Willard, PT, DPT, NCS


    Intended Audience:

    The information presented in this course is clinically relevant for licensed Physical Therapist (PT) and Occupational Therapist (OT)


    This course has been approved for 12 hours (1.2 CEUs) by the following boards:

    • Florida Physical Therapy Association
    • Florida Occupational Therapy Association
    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. See Brooks IHL Course Policies and Procedures for details. If you are unsure or have questions related to the intended audience, please email info@BrooksIHL.org and we will be happy to help clarify!

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  • Continuing Education