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.

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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 
    View flier.

    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
  • Rehab Grand Rounds: Rehabilitation Issues in Neuromuscular Disease
    Instructor: Dennis Matthews, MD
    Location: CHOA at Scottish Rite Main Auditorium
    Target Audience: Rehab Therapists, Physicians, Nurses, Allied Health Residents, Fellows and Medical Students
    Sponsor: Children's Healthcare of Atlanta
    Contact: michelle.moore@choa.org
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    Register here

    Beckman Oral Motor Assessment & Intervention
    July 16-17, 2016
    Instructor: Debra Beckman, M.S., C.C.C.-S.L.P.
    Location: Children’s Office Park, 1680 Tullie Circle, Classroom 5
    Target Audience: Speech and occupational therapists
    Sponsor: Marcus Autism Center                      
    Contact: beckmanoralmotor.com

    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
    View brochure.
    Register here.

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

    Evidence-Based Evaluation and Treatment for Lower Leg Injuries in Athletes
    September 10, 2016
    Instructors: Chris Hendley, P.T., D.P.T., Liz Chesarek, P.T., D.P.T. and Kelli McLaren, P.T., D.P.T., S.C.S.
    Location: Children’s Office Park, 1680 Tullie Circle, Classroom 3
    Target Audience: Physical Therapists and Third Year Physical Therapy Students
    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
    View flyer.
    Register here.


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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