This live, interactive, online, continuing education seminar - "Functional Testing for the Aging Adult" is designed for PTs, PTAs, OTs, & OTAs.
Plano, TX (PRWEB) September 27, 2011
HomeCEUConnection.com announces a new live, interactive, online continuing education webinar - "Functional Testing for the Aging Adult", produced in cooperation with Jon DeBord to take place on Saturday, October 15th from 8am-10am CST. This webinar is designed for Physical Therapists, Physical Therapist Assistants, Occupational Therapists, and Occupational Therapist Assistants seeking convenient, live, interactive, online continuing education opportunities.
During this two contact hour live, interactive, online continuing education webinar, Jon DeBord will discuss the FIM, the Tinetti Balance and Gait Assessment, the Timed Up and Go, the Berg Balance Measure and several other specific functional tests. Contemporary and significant literature, exploring performance thresholds, sensitivity and preciseness of each test, will be examined.
This webinar, hosted by HomeCEUConnection.com, a leading provider of continuing education for rehabilitation professionals, features real time audio as well as visual aids in conjunction with full interactivity with the presenter, Jon DeBord. Attendees of "Functional Testing for the Aging Adult" can expect an unmatched learning atmosphere by bringing the live event to you!
About the Presenter: Jon DeBord
Jon DeBord, MS, PT, ATC, SCS is the owner and managing partner of Kewanee Physical Therapy and Rehab Specialists where he provides a sports-medicine outreach program at several area high schools, and has done extensive community and professional education in the areas of sports medicine and orthopedic injuries and rehabilitation. He received his Master of Science in Athletic Training from Rocky Mountain University of Health Professions in Provo, UT, and is a Board Certified Clinical Specialist in Sports Physical Therapy. Mr. DeBord is an APTA Certified Clinical Instructor, a certified Examiner for the National Athletic Trainer's Board of Certification and serves on the Specialization Academy of Content Experts for the American Board of Physical Therapy Specialties.
Webinars, such as "Functional Testing for the Aging Adult", add to the growing library of rehabilitation related continuing education available from HomeCEUConnection.com. HomeCEUConnection.com provides text based continuing education, seminars on demand (pre-recorded seminars), live continuing education events, and live, interactive online webinars. For a complete live, online, course schedule and continuing education course catalog specific to your state and discipline please visit our online course catalog.
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