Apraxia - Implementing the Evidence into Practice

Tue Oct 20 2020 at 08:45 am to Wed Oct 21 2020 at 05:00 pm
London Rd Community Hospital, Derby, UK, Derby, United Kingdom

London Rd Community Hospital, Derby, UK, Derby, United Kingdom

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Lecturer: Therese Lebedis, Consultant OT in Stroke.
Ref: 2825

Brief Outline:
This is an advanced course that enables occupational therapists to take an evidence based approach to the assessment and treatment of clients with apraxia. Development co-ordination (DCD) or developmental apraxia is not covered on this course.

The content of the course involves:
• Understand the normal processes require for task and activity performance
• Revise the neuroanatomy and the cognitive neuropsychology of motor planning, and relate it to performance deficits
• Consider the differential diagnosis of apraxia in people with neurological dysfunction
• Review the evidence base for the assessment and treatment of apraxia
• Evaluate the examination procedures for apraxia
• Examine current theories regarding interventions and obtain a starting point for planning treatment, using occupational performance as a baseline

Suitable for:
Occupational therapists. Other health and social care professionals working in all settings with adults may also benefit from this course

Pre-requistes:
• Professional qualification in health or social care
• Good working knowledge of cognitive deficits, including perception, is required Attendance on NB2 -Assessement and Treatment of Clients with Perceptual and Cognitive Dysfunction

Certificate of attendance, course delegate pack, additional handouts and reference list are all included in the price.

CPD: 12.5 hours

Fee: £350

Limited funded places may be available for AHP’s and Nurses working for the NHS within the East Midlands.

01332 254679 | uhdb ! ncore | nhs ! net | www.ncore.org.uk

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