Rehabilitation Education

Continuing Education

As a service to the medical community, Children's offers a wide variety of continuing education opportunites.

Contact Michelle Moore for questions on continuing education courses for therapists. Sign up to be included on an email list to receive more information.


April2015
  • 2015 Rehab Education Day
    April 23
    Instructors: Multiple
    Location: Children’s Healthcare of Atlanta at Scottish Rite, Main Auditorium
    Target Audience: Case managers, nurses, therapists, social workers
    Sponsor: Children's Healthcare of Atlanta
    Contact: choa.org/rehabedu

May2015
  • Success With Stuttering
    May 4 (5 p.m. to 7 p.m.)                            
    Instructor: Tim Mackesey, C.C.C.-S.L.P., B.C.S.-F.
    Location: Children’s Healthcare of Atlanta at Scottish Rite, Main Auditorium
    Target Audience: Speech language pathologists
    Sponsor: Children's Healthcare of Atlanta
    Contact: michelle.moore@choa.org
    Register now.
    View flier.

June2015
  • Pediatrics:  Seating & Mobility Considerations in the 0-16 Population
    June 4
    Instructor: Sharon Southerland Pratt, P.T.
    Location: Children’s Healthcare of Atlanta at Scottish Rite, Mini Auditorium
    Target Audience: Occupational & physical therapists, suppliers (ATPs, RTSs), and reimbursement personnel
    Sponsor: Ottobock
    Contact: academy.ottobockus.com

August2015
  • Ethics for Physical and Occupational Therapists
    Aug. 15 (8 a.m. to 12:15 p.m.)                
    Instructor: Donald J. Walsh, P.T., D.P.T., M.S., O.C.S., P.T.
    Location: Children’s Healthcare of Atlanta at Scottish Rite, Main Auditorium
    Target Audience: Physical and occupational therapists
    Sponsor: Children's Healthcare of Atlanta
    Contact: michelle.moore@choa.org

    If You Can’t Breathe, You Can’t Function
    Aug. 28-30
    Instructor: Mary Massery, P.T., D.P.T., D.Sc.
    Location: Children’s Office Park, 1680 Tullie Circle
    Target Audience: Physical, speech and occupational therapists
    Sponsor: Children's Healthcare of Atlanta
    Contact: michelle.moore@choa.org
    Register now.
    View brochure.

September2015
  • Developmental Care Conference: Touch a Life, Impact a Lifetime
    Neuroprotection in the NICU
    Sept. 16
    Instructors: Various medical professionals
    Location: Children’s Healthcare of Atlanta at Scottish Rite, Main Auditorium
    Target Audience: Nurses and therapists
    Sponsor: Children's Healthcare of Atlanta
    Contact: michelle.moore@choa.org

    Dry Needling Foundations 1 (DN-1)
    Sept. 25-27
    Instructor: Dr. Michelle Layton, P.T., D.P.T., O.C.S., M.T.C., F.A.A.O.M.P.T.
    Location: Children’s at Webb Bridge, Sports Medicine
    Target Audience: Licenced medical practioners who are allowed to use dry needling in their practice and jurisdiction (see brochure for details)
    Sponsor: Myopain Seminars
    Contact: myopainseminars.com

October2015
  • Linking Neuroscience to Clinical Practice For Children With Complex Issues
    Oct. 2-3
    Instructor: Martha Burns, Ph.D.
    Location: Children’s Office Park, 1680 Tullie Circle
    Target Audience: Speech and occupational therapists
    Sponsor: Children's Healthcare of Atlanta
    Contact: michelle.moore@choa.org

    Spinal Cord Injury Rehabilitation:  Functional Treatment and Expectations
    Oct. 28 (4:30 p.m. to 7:30 p.m.)
    Instructors: Allison Clark, P.T., C.B.I.S., Rebecca Day Lewis, O.T.R./L., C.D.R.S., Kelly F. Moore, P.T., D.P.T., John M. Tilley, O.T.R./L., C.D.R.S., C.P.A.M., S.I.P.T.
    Location: Children’s Office Park, 1680 Tullie Circle, Classroom 5
    Target Audience: Physical and occupational therapists
    Sponsor: Children's Healthcare of Atlanta
    Contact: michelle.moore@choa.org

November2015
  • Pediatric Orthopaedic/Sports Medicine Seminar
    Nov. 8
    Instructor: Various medical professionals
    Location: The Westin Atlanta Perimeter North
    Target Audience: Pediatricians, primary care providers, physical therapists and athletic trainers
    Sponsor: Children's Healthcare of Atlanta
    Contact: michelle.moore@choa.org 
    Register
    Brochure

    What’s New in Pediatrics: Best Practices in Treatment of the Child With CP and Other Neurologic Disorders
    Nov. 20-21
    Instructor: Ginny Paleg, D.Sc.P.T., M.S., P.T.
    Location: Children’s Healthcare of Atlanta at Scottish Rite, Mini Auditorium
    Target Audience: Physical, occupational and speech therapists
    Sponsor: Education Resources, Inc.
    Contact: educationresourcesinc.com

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