presented by J.J. Mowder-Tinney
Satisfactory completion requirements: All disciplines must complete learning assessments to be awarded credit, no minimum score required unless otherwise specified within the course.
J.J. Mowder-Tinney, PT, PhD, NCS, C/NDT, CSRS, CEEAA
J.J. Mowder-Tinney received her Bachelor of Science in Psychology from the University of Colorado, Boulder and her Master of Science in Physical Therapy from the University of Miami in Florida. She completed her doctorate in physical therapy at NOVA Southeastern University. She has more than 20 years of experience in a multitude of clinical settings…Read full bio
1. Demographics, Functional Implications, and Complications
Review SCI demographics. Review the different levels of injury and their functional implications. Differentiate common complications of patients with SCI and how they impact interventions.
2. Early Rehabilitation Considerations
Describe key aspects of early rehabilitation for the SCI patient. Compare and contrast outcome measures that can be used for varying levels/settings for SCI.
3. Shoulder Pain & Strengthening
Describe the common causes of shoulder pain. Design an optimal strengthening program to address/prevent shoulder pain.
4. Strategies for SCI Patients
Discuss practical strategies to utilize during retraining with patients with SCI.
5. Interventions for C4 Level Injury
Describe key strategies required when treating a patient with a C4 level of injury.
6. Interventions for C6 Level Injury
Compare and contrast key strategies required when treating a patient with a C6 level of injury.
7. Interventions for Thoracic Level Injury
Compare and contrast key strategies required when treating a patient with a thoracic level of injury.