Nhpc intro presentation

558 views

Published on

Published in: Education
0 Comments
0 Likes
Statistics
Notes
  • Be the first to comment

  • Be the first to like this

No Downloads
Views
Total views
558
On SlideShare
0
From Embeds
0
Number of Embeds
7
Actions
Shares
0
Downloads
0
Comments
0
Likes
0
Embeds 0
No embeds

No notes for slide

Nhpc intro presentation

  1. 1. Practical Training for the NHPC Continued Competency Exam • 10 Essential Treatments for the most common clinical conditions. • For each condition students would learn: • Recognizable symptoms in health history • Appropriate assessment • Standard treatment approach • Home care Somatics InstituteMonday, 4 February, 13
  2. 2. Conditions Covered by Practical Exam Covered by Written Exam 1.Thoracic Outlet Syndrome 11.Postural dysfunction: 2.Piriformis Syndrome scoliosis/kyphosis/lordosis 3.Plantar Fasciitis 12.IT band contracture 4.Carpal Tunnel Syndrome 13.Frozen Shoulder 5.Tendinitis: Rotator Cuff 6.Sprain: Anterior/Posterior 14.Meniscal Injury Cruciate Ligament 15.Bursitis 7.Strain: Quadriceps 16.Cruciate 8.Torticollis 9.TMJD 17.Headache 10.Patellofemoral Syndrome 18.MigraineMonday, 4 February, 13
  3. 3. Delivery • 10 Weekly seminars Feb. 17th - April 21st • On-line audio/visual presentation covering one condition. • Archived video of each presentation • On-line testing site with instructional video supportMonday, 4 February, 13
  4. 4. History •Recognizes symptoms of condition from written or verbal case history •assembles list of treatable symptoms particular to each clientMonday, 4 February, 13
  5. 5. Assessment •Demonstrates ability to form clinical impression from: •Posture •Gait •Palpation •Range of Motion •Neurological Tests •Orthopedic TestsMonday, 4 February, 13
  6. 6. Treatment • Performs a treatment appropriate to condition, including stage of healing and contraindications, using: • Hydrotherapy • Massage techniques • Remedial exerciseMonday, 4 February, 13
  7. 7. Home Care •Demonstrates a knowledge of appropriate homecare using: •hydrotherapy •massage •remedial exerciseMonday, 4 February, 13

×