Revitalizing Vision: Innovative Treatments for Mild TBI and Concussion-Related Visual Impairment
Concussions or Mild Traumatic Brain Injury (mTBI) is a common condition that can result from a variety of incidents such as falls, sports-related accidents, or car accidents. While mTBI is considered mild, it can still cause a range of cognitive, emotional, and physical symptoms, including visual problems. Visual issues can be particularly challenging for individuals with mTBI, as they can affect daily activities such as reading, driving, and even socializing. As a therapist, it is important to be aware of the impact of visual issues on clients with mTBI and to have the knowledge and skills to...Read more address these issues effectively.
This live interactive webinar aims to provide therapists with a comprehensive understanding of visual issues after mTBI and the tools to address them in their clinical practice. The course will cover a range of topics, including the different types of visual issues that can occur after mTBI, assessment and diagnosis of visual issues, and evidence-based interventions to improve visual functioning. Participants will also learn about the interdisciplinary approach to concussion/mTBI treatment and how to collaborate with other healthcare professionals to provide the best care for clients with visual issues. Overall, this course will equip therapists with the knowledge and skills to help clients with mTBI overcome visual challenges and improve their quality of life. Less...
- Identify 3 common visual issues after concussion.
- Recognize the signs and symptoms of visual deficits after concussion.
- Determine which visual issues can be treated and understand treatment options.
Thursday, May 11, 2023
06:30 PM EDT - 08:40 PM EDTRegister for this Webinar
About the speaker
Tonya Fuller, PT, MSPT
Agenda6:30pm - 6:50pm: Introduction to Visual Issues after Mild Traumatic Brain Injury
6:50pm - 7:10pm: Assessment of Visual Issues after Mild Traumatic Brain Injury
7:10pm - 7:30pm: Current Research and Evidence-Based Interventions for Visual Issues after Mild Traumatic Brain Injury
7:30pm - 7:40pm: Break
7:40pm - 8:00pm: Case Studies: Addressing Visual Issues after Mild Traumatic Brain Injury
8:00pm - 8:20pm: Practical Applications of Therapy Interventions for Visual Issues after Mild Traumatic Brain Injury
8:20pm - 8:40pm: Q&A and Conclusion
CE Information - Earn 2 CE Credit Hours
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Ohio Occupational Therapy, Physical Therapy, and Athletic Trainers Board
New Jersey Board of Physical Therapy Examiners
Arkansas State Board of Physical Therapy
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