Education Resources Inc., AOTA Approved Continuing Education Provider, Offers Timely Course on Goal Attainment Scale (GAS)

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Education Resources Inc. is pleased to announce that two continuing education conferences for physical therapists, occupational therapists, and speech language pathologists, entitled Making and Showing Measurable Change in Neuro-Pediatrics will be offered in Texas and New Jersey this spring.

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Suzanne Davis is an amazing resource and teacher. -Alexa, OT

Pediatric therapists are challenged to use evidence based practice models to effectively measure change in their patients. Research shows that the Goal Attainment Scale (GAS) captures 20% more change in outcomes than other more traditional methods. To help therapists overcome this challenge and learn more about the Goal Attainment Scale, Education Resources Inc. is offering a course focused on creating and showing measurable change in neuro-pediatrics. During the course, physical therapists, occupational therapists, and speech language pathologists will practice integrating the Goal Attainment Scale and ICF model to plan treatment, implementing effective treatment strategies, and documenting measurable functional gains made using actual video cases while receiving thirteen continuing education hours.

This course is taught by an internationally renowned and dynamic faculty team comprised of Kate Bain, OT/CNDT and Suzanne Davis Bombria, PT, C/NDT. Dr. Bain is the co-founder of both Children's Therapy Services and the Kids+ Foundation in Geelong, Victoria, Australia and is the Director of Pediatric Therapy & Workshops which includes post-graduate education, clinical intensives and research. Ms. Davis Bombria is a Neurodevelopmental (NDT) Coordinator-Instructor for the intensive Basic NDT certification course in pediatrics for physical therapists, occupational therapists, and speech language pathologists. In addition to being internationally renowned for her teaching excellence and her clinical expertise, Ms. Davis brings first-hand practical experience to her courses as she is the mother of a son who has cerebral palsy.

Education Resources Inc. is pleased to partner with Texas Children's Hospital to bring this course to Houston, Texas on March 11, and with Children's Specialized Hospital to offer the course in Mountainside, New Jersey on March 18th. Pediatric therapists may register for the course on Education Resources Inc.'s website or by calling the office.

Education Resources Inc. is a leading provider of evidence-based continuing education for physical therapists, occupational therapists, speech language pathologists, and assistants, educators and others. For over 25 years, Education Resources Inc. and its esteemed faculty have educated therapists around the world on the latest topics applicable to clinicians practicing across the entire continuum of care, as well as school based therapists and other professionals providing services in the schools. Education Resources Inc. is co-owned by two therapists and is based in Massachusetts. Education Resources, Inc. is an approved provider of CEUs for Physical Therapists and PT Assistants in Texas and application has been made to the NJ Board of Physical Therapy for CEU approval for this course.

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