upcoming seminars

Upcoming Seminars

COURSE # 1: Stroke Survivor: Effective Management in Physical and Occupational Therapy - DR. PRADIP GHOSH

This two-day course will focus on therapeutic management of stroke survivors and address the latest research and clinical advances that have impacted the functional improvement following rehabilitation of individual with stroke. The concepts and principles of this intermediate to advance-level course will enhance the clinician’s knowledge base and hands-on skills through lecture, case studies, videotape presentations and lab sessions.


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Minneapolis, MNApril 30, 2016 - May 1, 2016
Registration Deadline : April 23, 2016

This course is approved for 14.0 CE Hours by Minnesota Board of Physical Therapy (approval #8329); for 14.0 contact hours by Wisconsin Physical Therapy Association I# 16277) and Illinois Physical Therapy Association (#245-6149). Oregon Physical Therapy Association does not require approval of CEU courses. All PT, PTA, OT and OTAs of Oregon, will receive 1.4 CEUs (14 contact hours) All OTs and OTAs will receive 1.4 CEUs(14 contact hours as this course is approved by AOTA. The Learning and Training Center is an AOTA approved provider of continuing education (AOTA provider number is 5184).

Duluth, MNMay 14 - 15, 2016
Registration Deadline : May 7, 2016

This course is approved for 14.0 CE Hours by Minnesota Board of Physical Therapy (approval #8329); for 14.0 contact hours by Wisconsin Physical Therapy Association I# 16277) and Illinois Physical Therapy Association (#245-6149). Oregon Physical Therapy Association does not require approval of CEU courses. All PT, PTA, OT and OTAs of Oregon, will receive 1.4 CEUs (14 contact hours) All OTs and OTAs will receive 1.4 CEUs(14 contact hours as this course is approved by AOTA. The Learning and Training Center is an AOTA approved provider of continuing education (AOTA provider number is 5184).

Madison, WIJune 4 - 5, 2016
Registration Deadline : May 27, 2016

This course is approved for 14.0 contact hours by Wisconsin Physical Therapy Association (WPTA course # 16277). for 14.0 CE Hours by Minnesota Board of Physical Therapy (approval #8329);  and for 14.0 contact hours by Illinois Physical Therapy Association (#245-6149). Oregon Physical Therapy Association does not require approval of CEU courses. All PT, PTA, OT and OTAs of Oregon, will receive 1.4 CEUs (14 contact hours) All OTs and OTAs will receive 1.4 CEUs(14 contact hours as this course is approved by AOTA. The Learning and Training Center is an AOTA approved provider of continuing education (AOTA provider number is 5184).

Milwaukee, WIJune 11 - 12, 2016
Registration Deadline : June 4, 2016

This course is approved for 14.0 contact hours by Wisconsin Physical Therapy Association (WPTA course # 16277). for 14.0 CE Hours by Minnesota Board of Physical Therapy (approval #8329);  and for 14.0 contact hours by Illinois Physical Therapy Association (#245-6149). Oregon Physical Therapy Association does not require approval of CEU courses. All PT, PTA, OT and OTAs of Oregon, will receive 1.4 CEUs (14 contact hours) All OTs and OTAs will receive 1.4 CEUs(14 contact hours as this course is approved by AOTA. The Learning and Training Center is an AOTA approved provider of continuing education (AOTA provider number is 5184).

Portland, ORJuly 9 - 10, 2016
Registration Deadline : July 2, 2016

Oregon Physical Therapy Association does not require approval of CEU courses. All PT, PTA, OT and OTAs of Oregon, will receive 1.4 CEUs (14 contact hours). This course is approved for 14.0 contact hours by Wisconsin Physical Therapy Association (WPTA course # 16277). for 14.0 CE Hours by Minnesota Board of Physical Therapy (approval #8329);  and for 14.0 contact hours by Illinois Physical Therapy Association (#245-6149). All OTs and OTAs will receive 1.4 CEUs(14 contact hours as this course is approved by AOTA. The Learning and Training Center is an AOTA approved provider of continuing education (AOTA provider number is 5184).

Eugene, ORJuly 16 - 17, 2016
Registration Deadline : July 9, 2016

Oregon Physical Therapy Association does not require approval of CEU courses. All PT, PTA, OT and OTAs of Oregon, will receive 1.4 CEUs (14 contact hours). This course is approved for 14.0 contact hours by Wisconsin Physical Therapy Association (WPTA course # 16277). for 14.0 CE Hours by Minnesota Board of Physical Therapy (approval #8329);  and for 14.0 contact hours by Illinois Physical Therapy Association (#245-6149). All OTs and OTAs will receive 1.4 CEUs(14 contact hours as this course is approved by AOTA. The Learning and Training Center is an AOTA approved provider of continuing education (AOTA provider number is 5184).

Virginia Beach, VAJuly 23 - 24, 2016
Registration Deadline : July 16, 2016

This course is approved for 14.0 contact hours by Virginia Physical Therapy Association (VPTA approved provider # P1615). This course is also approved for 1.4 CEUs (14 contact hours) by AOTA. The Learning and Training Center is an AOTA approved provider of continuing education (AOTA Provider number is 5184)

Richmond, VAJuly 30 - 31, 2016
Registration Deadline : July 23, 2016

This course is approved for 14.0 contact hours by Virginia Physical Therapy Association (VPTA approved provider # P1615). This course is also approved for 1.4 CEUs (14 contact hours) by AOTA. The Learning and Training Center is an AOTA approved provider of continuing education (AOTA Provider number is 5184)

Arlington, VAAugust 13 - 14, 2016
Registration Deadline : August 6, 2016

This course is approved for 14.0 contact hours by Virginia Physical Therapy Association (VPTA approved provider # P1615). This course is also approved for 1.4 CEUs (14 contact hours) by AOTA. The Learning and Training Center is an AOTA approved provider of continuing education (AOTA Provider number is 5184)



COURSE # 3: Evaluation and Treatment of Patients with Neurodegenerative and Demyelinating Diseases: An Evidence Based Course- DR. PRADIP GHOSH

This two-day course will provide a comprehensive overview on recent advances in the management of individuals with Parkinson's disease (PD), Alzheimer's disease (AD), multiple sclerosis (MS), and amyotrophic lateral sclerosis (ALS).

This course will review and discuss recent advances related to management of individuals who have PD, AD, MS, and ALS and will analyze the implications of current advances of management of these individuals in physical and occupational therapy.


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COURSE # 5: Patients with Cardiovascular Disease: Effective Management in Physical and Occupational Therapy - DR. JOHN LOWMAN

This two-day course is designed to address these complexities and to provide contemporary strategies for the provision of efficacious physical and occupational therapy. The course will review the physiology of the cardiovascular system and principles of exercise physiology, as well as review relevant laboratory tests and basic interpretation of EKG.  Course content also includes the pathophysiology and medical/surgical management of cardiovascular diseases, with an emphasis on the implications for PT and OT. The focus will be on health conditions commonly seen by PTs and OTs, including hypertension, hypercholesterolemia, metabolic syndrome, coronary artery disease, heart failure, valvular heart disease, electrophysiological disorders (e.g., atrial fibrillation, pacemakers), peripheral arterial disease, and venous thromboembolism (i.e., deep vein thrombosis and pulmonary embolism). An emphasis will be on an evidence-based evaluation and assessment of impairments and activity limitations, including functional capacity and functional performance testing, as well as on exercise prescription and physical activity recommendations, including resistance, functional, and endurance training, breathing techniques, and energy conservation/work simplification.


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Peoria, ILApril 16 - 17, 2016
Registration Deadline : April 9, 2016

THIS COURSE IS CANCELLED

Springfield, ILMay 21 - 22, 2016
Registration Deadline : May 14, 2016

This course is approved by Illinois Physical Therapy Association for 15 CE Hours (approval # 245-6144) and by North Carolina Physical Therapy Association for 15.0 contact hours. Learning and Training is an approved provider of continuing competence activities through the North Carolina Physical Therapy Association (Provider Number 15-1216-031). IOTA recognizes IPTA's approved courses in Illinois and give CEU credit of 15 contact hours for OT and OTA in Illinois. This course is also approved for 1.4 CEUs (14 contact hours) by AOTA. The Learning and Training Center is an AOTA approved provider of continuing education (AOTA provider number is 5184)

Chicago/Schaumburg, ILJune 25 - 26, 2016
Registration Deadline : June 18, 2016

This course is approved by Illinois Physical Therapy Association for 15 CE Hours (approval # 245-6144) and by North Carolina Physical Therapy Association for 15.0 contact hours. Learning and Training is an approved provider of continuing competence activities through the North Carolina Physical Therapy Association (Provider Number 15-1216-031). IOTA recognizes IPTA's approved courses in Illinois and give CEU credit of 15 contact hours for OT and OTA in Illinois. This course is also approved for 1.4 CEUs (14 contact hours) by AOTA. The Learning and Training Center is an AOTA approved provider of continuing education (AOTA provider number is 5184)

Chicago/Oakbrook, ILJuly 16 - 17, 2016
Registration Deadline : July 9, 2016

This course is approved by Illinois Physical Therapy Association for 15 CE Hours (approval # 245-6144) and by North Carolina Physical Therapy Association for 15.0 contact hours. Learning and Training is an approved provider of continuing competence activities through the North Carolina Physical Therapy Association (Provider Number 15-1216-031). IOTA recognizes IPTA's approved courses in Illinois and give CEU credit of 15 contact hours for OT and OTA in Illinois. This course is also approved for 1.4 CEUs (14 contact hours) by AOTA. The Learning and Training Center is an AOTA approved provider of continuing education (AOTA provider number is 5184)



COURSE # 6: Safe and Effective Management of Patients with Cardiovascular Disease: What Therapists Need to Know - DR. WILLIAM DE TURK

This two-day course will provide a comprehensive overview of management of patients with Acute Coronary Syndrome, peripheral vascular disease, hypertension and other related cardiovascular pathologies.  Detailed information on monitoring strategies, exercise program development and mechanical devices frequently encountered will be provided, together with interventions appropriate to this patient population. Instruction will include review of clinically-relevant cardiovascular anatomy and physiology, and exercise physiology including metabolic pathways and energy systems. Participants will gain knowledge in current diagnostic schemes (eg, Acute Coronary Syndrome), medical and surgical management, and interventions appropriate to acute, out-patient and rehab settings. The course will also focus on evaluation skills (eg, select heart and lung sounds), and practical electrocardiography (coupled with appropriate responses); attendees will learn how to use vital signs to manage individual treatment sessions as well as how to advance patients through a rehab program by developing exercise prescriptions. Skills and understanding will be obtained through lecture, videotape presentations and laboratory exercises. Case studies will pull together and summarize course components.


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Hartford, CTJune 11 - 12, 2016
Registration Deadline : June 4, 2016

This course is approved for 15.0 continuing education credits by  Connecticut Physical Therapy Association (Number: CT-14-12-3) and for 15.0 contact hours by Virginia Physical Therapy Association (VPTA approved provider # P1614). This course is also approved for 1.5 CEUs (15 cntact hours) by APTA. The Learning and Training Center is a AOTA approved provider of continuing education (AOTA provider number is 5184)

Milford, CTJuly 23 - 24, 2016
Registration Deadline : July 16, 2016

This course is approved for 15.0 continuing education credits by  Connecticut Physical Therapy Association (Number: CT-14-12-3) and for 15.0 contact hours by Virginia Physical Therapy Association (VPTA approved provider # P1614). This course is also approved for 1.5 CEUs (15 cntact hours) by APTA. The Learning and Training Center is a AOTA approved provider of continuing education (AOTA provider number is 5184)

Virginia Beach, VAAugust 13 - 14, 2016
Registration Deadline : August 6, 2016

This course is approved for 15.0 contact hours by Virginia Physical Therapy Association (VPTA approved provider # P1614) and for 15.0 continuing education credits by  Connecticut Physical Therapy Association (Number: CT-14-12-3). This course is also approved for 1.5 CEUs (15 cntact hours) by APTA. The Learning and Training Center is a AOTA approved provider of continuing education (AOTA provider number is 5184)

Richmond, VASeptember 17 - 18, 2016
Registration Deadline : September 10, 2016

This course is approved for 15.0 contact hours by Virginia Physical Therapy Association (VPTA approved provider # P1614) and for 15.0 continuing education credits by  Connecticut Physical Therapy Association (Number: CT-14-12-3). This course is also approved for 1.5 CEUs (15 cntact hours) by APTA. The Learning and Training Center is a AOTA approved provider of continuing education (AOTA provider number is 5184)

Arlington, VAOctober 1 - 2, 2016
Registration Deadline : September 24, 2016

This course is approved for 15.0 contact hours by Virginia Physical Therapy Association (VPTA approved provider # P1614) and for 15.0 continuing education credits by  Connecticut Physical Therapy Association (Number: CT-14-12-3). This course is also approved for 1.5 CEUs (15 cntact hours) by APTA. The Learning and Training Center is a AOTA approved provider of continuing education (AOTA provider number is 5184)



COURSE # 7: Therapeutic Management of Patients with Pulmonary Disease - DR. ETHEL FRESE

This two-day course will provide a comprehensive overview of the therapeutic management of patients with obstructive and/or restrictive pulmonary disease that are especially applicable to physical and occupational therapists. This course will review normal pulmonary anatomy and physiology as well as pulmonary pathophysiology.  Instruction will focus on management of patients with chronic bronchitis, emphysema, asthma, exercise-induced bronchoconstriction, bronchiectasis, atelectasis, pneumonia, pulmonary fibrosis, pneumothorax and respiratory failure. The concepts and principles included in this course will enhance the participant’s knowledge and clinical skills through lecture, case discussions, and demonstration/practice. Emphasis will be placed on practical methods for examination, clinical decision making, and effective treatment strategies including exercise prescription.  Evidence-based information a variety of therapeutic approaches will be discussed that will provide a foundation from which appropriate decisions can be made regarding patient needs.


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Chicago/Oakbrook, ILMay 21 - 22, 2016
Registration Deadline : May 14, 2016

This course is approved by Illinois Physical Therapy Association for 15 CE Hours (approval # 245-6144) and by North Carolina Physical Therapy Association for 15.0 contact hours. Learning and Training is an approved provider of continuing competence activities through the North Carolina Physical Therapy Association (Provider Number 15-1216-031). IOTA recognizes IPTA's approved courses in Illinois and give CEU credit of 15 contact hours for OT and OTA in Illinois. This course is also approved for 1.4 CEUs (14 contact hours) by AOTA. The Learning and Training Center is an AOTA approved provider of continuing education (AOTA provider number is 5184)

Charlotte, NCJune 11 - 12, 2016
Registration Deadline : June 4, 2016

This course is approved by North Carolina Physical Therapy Association for 15.0 contact hours and Illinois Physical Therapy Association (IPTA) for 15 CE Hours (approval # 245-6144). Learning and Training is an approved provider of continuing competence activities through the North Carolina Physical Therapy Association (Provider Number 15-1216-031). IOTA recognizes IPTA's approved courses in Illinois and give CEU credit of 15 contact hours for OT and OTA in Illinois. This course is also approved for 1.4 CEUs (14 contact hours) by AOTA. The Learning and Training Center is an AOTA approved provider of continuing education (AOTA provider number is 5184)

Raleigh, NCJuly 9 - 10, 2016
Registration Deadline : July 2, 2016

This course is approved by North Carolina Physical Therapy Association for 15.0 contact hours and Illinois Physical Therapy Association (IPTA) for 15 CE Hours (approval # 245-6144). Learning and Training is an approved provider of continuing competence activities through the North Carolina Physical Therapy Association (Provider Number 15-1216-031). IOTA recognizes IPTA's approved courses in Illinois and give CEU credit of 15 contact hours for OT and OTA in Illinois. This course is also approved for 1.4 CEUs (14 contact hours) by AOTA. The Learning and Training Center is an AOTA approved provider of continuing education (AOTA provider number is 5184)



COURSE # 8: Vestibular Rehabilitation Therapy: Practical Management of Patient with Dizziness and Balance Dysfunction - DR JEFFERY WALTER

This evidence-based course will train clinicians in the practical management of vestibular disorders.

The course will include instruction in anatomy and physiology, medical management, pathology, detailed bedside examination and treatment skills.


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Richmond, VAJune 25 - 26, 2016
Registration Deadline : June 18, 2016

This course is approved for 16.0 Contact Hours by Virginia Physical Therapy Association. The Learning and Training Center is an AOTA approved provider of continuing education (AOTA Provider number is 5184).

Virginia BeachAugust 6 - 7, 2016
Registration Deadline : July 30, 2016

This course is approved for 16.0 Contact Hours by Virginia Physical Therapy Association. The Learning and Training Center is an AOTA approved provider of continuing education (AOTA Provider number is 5184).

Arlington, VAAugust 27 - 28, 2016
Registration Deadline : August 20, 2016

This course is approved for 16.0 Contact Hours by Virginia Physical Therapy Association. The Learning and Training Center is an AOTA approved provider of continuing education (AOTA Provider number is 5184).



COURSE # 9: Evaluation and Treatment of Patient with Dizziness and Balance Disorders: A Comprehensive Approach Through Vestibular Rehabilitation Therapy

This two-day course will provide a comprehensive overview of the evaluation and treatment of patients with dizziness and balance disorders.

The concepts and principles of this basic to intermediate-level course will enhance the clinician's knowledge base and hands-on skills through lecture, small group discussion, case studies, videotape presentations and skills-practice lab sessions.


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COURSE # 10: Patients with Vestibular Dysfunction: Effective Management of Dizziness and Balance Disorders through Vestibular Rehabilitation Therapy - DR. SARA MACDOWELL

This two-day evidence-based course is designed for clinicians who treat patients with vestibular dysfunctions and balance disorders in acute, out-patient, or in-patient settings. This course will enhance the clinician’s knowledge base and hands-on skill through lecture, case studies, demonstration and practice, and video presentation. Instruction will focus on review and analysis of relevant topics including anatomy and physiology of vestibular and balance systems, assessment of vestibular disorders, diagnostic tests, medical management, rehabilitation with appropriate treatment strategies, and concepts behind a successful vestibular rehabilitation and balance program


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COURSE # 11: Management of the Acutely-ill Patients in the ICU Environment: What Therapists Need to Know - DR. WILLIAM DETURK

This two-day course will provide a comprehensive overview of the Intensive Care Unit environment. Detailed information on equipment that the therapist is likely to encounter will be provided, together with select interventions appropriate to this patient population. Underlying concepts and principles will be presented which will enhance the clinician's knowledge base. skills and understanding will be obtained through lecture, videotape presentations and laboratory practice sessions. Case studies will pull together and summarize course components.


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Course # 12: Therapeutic Management of Patients with Fracture, Joint Replacement and Shoulder Disorders

This two day course comprising of lectures and extensive hands on laboratory components is designed to help clinicians achieve superior outcomes when working on patients with fractures, joint replacement and shoulder disorders.

This course aims to provide a comprehensive overview of contemporary methodology in managing patients with hip and knee and shoulder arthroplasty and the identification and management of common upper and lower extremity fractures in the elderly following reduction and stabilization.

This course will also emphasize source of pain and dysfunction in the shoulder by location along with palpation, assessment and therapeutic interventions for management of shoulder problems.


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Meet Our Faculty

Testimonials

I am excited that I will take back new ideas to the clinic and use right away with my patients.
- Samantha B. (PT from Illinois)
Instructor is very knowledgeable. Dr. Ghosh explained complicated topic with ease and simplicity.
- Oliver P. (OT from Kentucy)

Contact

The Learning and Training Center
c/o Sarbani Ghosh
16327 Champion Drive
Chesterfield, MO 63005
Email: :ltcenter@charter.net
Phone: :(636)536-0272