presented by Dawn Sandalcidi
Satisfactory completion requirements: All disciplines must complete learning assessments to be awarded credit, no minimum score required unless otherwise specified within the course.
Dawn Sandalcidi, PT, RCMT, BCB-PMD
Dawn Sandalcidi PT, RCMT, BCB-PMD specializes in pelvic muscle dysfunction (incontinence and pain), orthopedic manual therapy, and TMJ treatment. She is the leading expert in the field of pediatric incontinence in physical therapy. She has trained medical professionals in manual therapy since 1992 both nationally and internationally. Dawn is certified by the Biofeedback Institute of…Read full bio
1. Medical Evaluation and Common Medications
In this section, common medications provided by physicians are discussed, and important details about the medical examination are provided.
2. Physical Therapy Evaluation and Treatment
This chapter provides an exhaustive description of the physical therapy evaluation and subsequent treatment sessions for children experiencing pelvic floor dysfunction. Topics covered include strategies for exploring patient history and habits, planning treatment, and providing effective intervention and education for children and their families.
3. Physical Therapy Treatment Demonstration
This chapter applies concepts from Chapter 1 by providing a lab section demonstrating example physical therapy interventions for children experiencing incontinence issues.
4. Question and Answer
In the final chapter of this course, Dawn Sandalcidi answers common questions about pediatric pelvic floor rehabilitation, and addresses specific therapy situations.