Education Webinars July 2020 Webinars

Management of Orofacial Pain

Air Date: July 7, 2020

Presenter: Nick Rainey, PT, DPT, OCS

Description: Do you see patients with orofacial pain or TMD? It is definitely seeing you. Learn how to effectively treat the vast majority of patients with TMD or orofacial pain. Evidence-based practice, including using a biopsychosocial approach, will be the focus along with tips, tricks, and clinical pearls. Anatomy and biomechanics will be discussed very minimally unless needed for the context of treatment or evaluation. We will also discuss when to refer to another provider.


Occupational Medicine

Air Date: July 9, 2020

Presenter: John Imundi, PT, DPT

Description:

  • Further understand the meaning of Occupational Medicine
  • Benefits of the Occupational Medicine Model
  • Identify governing bodies of Occupational Medicine
  • Reimbursement & Billing
  • The Physical Therapist Role in Occupational Medicine.

Physical Therapist Assistants Outlook

Air Date: July 16, 2020

Presenter: Kacey Kline, PTA

Description:  Join Kacey Kline, PTA for an open discussion regarding the future outlook for PTAs. The discussion will review the breadth and depth of knowledge a PTA has and what they can/cannot do and how a PTA can add value to the clinic. She will also briefly review supervision rules and how to effectively utilize a PTA in the clinical setting. Physical therapists are encouraged to join in on the conversation.