Rehabilitation Education

Continuing Education

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

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January2016
  • Vestibular Rehabilitation for Children
    January 29-30, 2016   
                    
    Instructor: Rose Marie Rine, P.T., Ph.D.
    Location: Children’s Office Park, 1680 Tullie Circle, Classroom 5
    Target Audience: Physical and occupational therapists
    Sponsor: Motivations, Inc.
    Contact: motivationsceu.com

February2016
  • Congenital and Acquired Pediatric Lower Extremity Limb Deficiencies 
    February 9, 2016 (4:30-7 p.m.)                               
    Instructors:  Colleen Coulter, P.T., D.P.T., Ph.D., P.C.S. and Brian Giavedoni, M.B.A., C.P., L.P.
    Location: Children’s Office Park, 1680 Tullie Circle, Classroom 5
    Target Audience: Physical therapists
    Sponsor: Children's Healthcare of Atlanta
    Contact: michelle.moore@choa.org
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    Register now.

    Beckman Oral Motor Assessment & Intervention
    February 19-20, 2016     
                 
    Instructor: Debra Beckman
    Location: Children’s Office Park, 1680 Tullie Circle, Classroom 5
    Target Audience: Speech and occupational therapists
    Sponsor: Marcus Autism Center                      
    Contact: beckmanoralmotor.com

    Introduction to PROMPT Technique
    February 25-27, 2016  
                    
    Instructor: Donna S. Gaines, M.A., C.C.C.-S.L.P., P.C.I.
    Location: Children’s Office Park, 1680 Tullie Circle, Classroom 5
    Target Audience: Speech therapists
    Sponsor: The PROMPT Institute                       
    Contact: promptinstitute.com

March2016
  • Autism From the Inside Out 
    March 4-5, 2016                           
    Instructor: Kim Barthel, B.M.R., O.T.
    Location: Children’s Office Park, 1680 Tullie Circle, Classroom 5
    Target Audience: Physical, occupational and speech therapists
    Sponsor: Motivations, Inc.
    Contact: motivationsceu.com

    Comprehensive Evaluation & Treatment of the Child With Cerebral Palsy: A Contemporary Multidisciplinary Approach
    March 26, 2016
    Instructor: Multiple Instructors
    Location: Children’s Office Park, 1680 Tullie Circle, Learning Center
    Target Audience: Physical, occupational and speech therapists, physicians, nursing staff, social/case workers
    Sponsor: Children's Healthcare of Atlanta
    Contact: michelle.moore@choa.org
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    Register now.

May2016
  • Dry Needling Foundations 3 (DN-3)
    May 13-15, 2016   
                           
    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). Participants must successfully complete DN-1 and DN-2 courses to attend.
    Sponsor: Myopain Seminars
    Contact: myopainseminars.com

June2016
  • Emergency Medical Responder Course: Sidelines Care
    June 3-5, 2016  
                                
    Instructor: Matthew Owens, P.T., D.P.T., S.C.S., A.T.C., C.S.C.S.
    Location: Children’s Office Park, 1644 Tullie Circle, Classroom 6
    Target Audience: Physical Therapists seeking a Specialist Certification in Sports (S.C.S.) or requiring certification for on-field coverage of sporting events
    Sponsor: Children's Healthcare of Atlanta
    Contact: michelle.moore@choa.org 

    The Advanced Clinician in Pediatric Swallowing and Feeding
    June 9-10, 2016
    Instructor: Catherine Shaker, M.S., C.C.C.-S.L.P., B.C.S.-S.
    Location: Children’s Office Park, 1680 Tullie Circle, Classroom 5
    Target Audience: Speech and occupational therapists
    Sponsor: Pediatric Resources, Inc.
    Contact: shaker4swallowingandfeeding.com

    Pediatric Videofluroscopic Swallow Studies
    June 11, 2016
    Instructor: Catherine Shaker, M.S., C.C.C.-S.L.P., B.C.S.-S.
    Location: Children’s Office Park, 1680 Tullie Circle, Classroom 5
    Target Audience: Speech and occupational therapists
    Sponsor: Pediatric Resources, Inc.
    Contact: shaker4swallowingandfeeding.com

    NICU Swallowing and Feeding
    June 12-13, 2016     
                          
    Instructor: Catherine Shaker, M.S., C.C.C.-S.L.P., B.C.S.-S.
    Location: Children’s Office Park, 1680 Tullie Circle, Classroom 5
    Target Audience: Speech and occupational therapists
    Sponsor: Pediatric Resources, Inc.
    Contact: shaker4swallowingandfeeding.com

July2016
  • Therapeutic Evaluation and Treatment of Toe Walking (Pediatric Equinus Gait)
    July 29-31, 2016        
                       
    Instructor: Liesa M. Persaud, P.T., D.P.T., P.C.S., C.K.T.P.           
    Location: Children’s Office Park, 1680 Tullie Circle
    Target Audience: Physical therapists
    Sponsor: Education Resources, Inc.
    Contact: educationresourcesinc.com

August2016
  • Distinguishing APD From Specific Language Impairment and ADHD: Interventions to Increase Success 
    August 12-13, 2016 
                        
    Instructor: Martha Burns, Ph.D.
    Location: Children’s Office Park, 1680 Tullie Circle, Classroom 5
    Target Audience: Speech and occupational therapists
    Sponsor: Children's Healthcare of Atlanta
    Contact: michelle.moore@choa.org

September2016
  • The Pediatric Brain: Functional Neuroanatomy, Sensory Systems and Their Treatment Applications
    September 9-10, 2016                
    Instructor: Janine Wiskind, M.S., O.T.R./L., C.B.I.S.
    Location: Children’s Office Park, 1680 Tullie Circle, Classroom 4
    Target Audience: Physical and occupational therapists
    Sponsor: Children's Healthcare of Atlanta
    Contact: michelle.moore@choa.org

    The Pediatric Cardiac Patient: A Multidisciplinary Approach to Putting the Pieces Together
    September 30 - October 1, 2016
    Instructors: Various medical and rehab professionals
    Location: Children’s Office Park, 1680 Tullie Circle, Classroom 5
    Target Audience: All rehab professionals
    Sponsor: Children's Healthcare of Atlanta
    Contact: michelle.moore@choa.org

November2016
  • Pediatric Orthopaedic/Sports Medicine Seminar
    November 5, 2016   
    Instructor: Various Medical Professionals
    Location: Crowne Plaza Ravinia
    Target Audience: Pediatricians, primary care providers, physical therapists and athletic trainers
    Sponsor: Children's Healthcare of Atlanta
    Contact: michelle.moore@choa.org 

December2016
  • Developmental Care Conference: Touch a Life, Impact a Lifetime: Neuroprotection in the NICU
    December 6, 2016

    Instructors: Various medical professionals
    Location: Children’s Office Park, 1680 Tullie Circle, Classroom 5
    Target Audience: Nurses, therapists
    Sponsor: Children's Healthcare of Atlanta
    Contact: michelle.moore@choa.org 

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