Progress in Practice: Activity-Based Restorative Therapy Workshop

Progress in Practice is a premier educational event geared towards physical therapists, occupational therapists, nurses, physicians, and rehabilitation professionals who regularly care for individuals with paralysis.

This two-day workshop gives participants the opportunity to gain skills to advance their practice in neurorehabilitation and activity-based restorative therapy (ABRT). Shifting from traditional compensatory models to a more progressive restorative focus, ABRT uses a combination of rehabilitation techniques to provide near-normal input to both optimize the nervous system for recovery and offset rapid aging and chronic complications.

Participants will learn the scientific basis, hands-on skills, and clinical decision-making associated with implementation of an ABRT program in their own clinical environments.
 



Upcoming Dates and Locations:

  • May 19-20, 2018 in Houston, TX - Shriner's Hospitals for Children - Houston

    Register here

Additional Continuing Education Offerings:

  • Trends in Spinal Cord Rehabilitation Symposium
    March 12, 2018 in Baltimore, MD - Johns Hopkins Miller Research Building

    Join us for this premier educational event geared towards professionals who care for individuals with spinal cord injuries and disorders. This event brings together the expertise of clinicians and researchers, to focus on the latest treatments, groundbreaking research, and emerging trends across the continuum of care for individuals with chronic or acute spinal cord injuries or spinal cord dysfunction. Register here.

    Contact SCISymposium@KennedyKrieger.org to sign up for our mailing list and get updates about our professional continuing education programs.

    For More Information:

     - For questions and details about sponsorship opportunities, please contact SCISymposium@KennedyKrieger.org or 443-923-9239.

    - ABRT e-Learning Platform (for previous attendees): elearning.kennedykrieger.org 
      Please see your workshop materials for instructions

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“This was a great course with a nice mix of scientific information, therapy-related implications, and hands-on practice!”

- Workshop Participant