Neuro Institute

The NeuroRestorative Rehabilitation Learning Institute offers monthly, one hour online CEU opportunities for brain injury rehabilitation professionals. On one of the last Fridays of every month from 12-1 p.m. EST, our highly qualified Neuro Institute faculty members will deliver engaging, innovative programs spanning a variety of topics related to rehabilitation services. The live presentations and recordings will be available to view for CE credit for Case Managers (CCMC), Social Workers (NASW), and ANCC (RN) provides National Nursing Continuing Education Courses Certification. All other attendees will receive a general certificate of attendance. Opportunities are updated often, so make sure to check back for future presentation topics. If you have any questions about current or future events, please email institute@neurorestorative.com.

Upcoming Events

April 26, 2019

Topic: Functional Electrical Stimulation in Occupational/Physical Therapy

Faculty: Fey James, OTR/L, Occupational Therapist, NeuroRestorative Arkansas

CEUs: This presentation is approved for CEUs.

Learning Objectives:

  • Participants will learn about the use of functional electrical stimulation in a group setting during therapy.
  • Participants will learn about the use of utilizing electrical stimulation to engage in neuromuscular retraining on muscles with trace or absent contraction due to a neurological event.
  • Participants will learn how to integrate modalities with functional movements and/or functional tasks in efforts to stimulate procedural memory and develop smoother motor patterns.
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May 31, 2019

Topic:Suicide Following Neurological Injury: Prevalence and Updates

Faculty: Gordon Horn, Ph.D., National Deputy Director of Clinical Outcome Services, NeuroRestorative

CEUs: This presentation is approved for CEUs.

Learning Objectives:

  • Participants will learn the prevalence of suicide in the United States general population and the rate among individuals with neurological injuries.
  • Participants will learn about contributing factors to suicide.
  • Participants will learn about assessment techniques that can be used to assess suicidal ideation adequately.
  • Participants will learn about interventions for suicidal ideation, intent and plan.
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June 28, 2019

Topic:Mild TBI and Post-Concussion Syndrome

Faculty: Frank Lewis, Ph.D., National Director of Clinical Outcome Services, NeuroRestorative

CEUs: This presentation is approved for CEUs.

Learning Objectives:

  • Participants will learn to tell the difference between Mild Traumatic Brain Injury (mTBI) and Concussion.
  • Participants will understand the consequences of mTBI and Concussion.
  • Participants will understand the mechanism of injury for mTBI and Concussion.
  • Participants will learn return to play protocol for concussion.
  • Participants will learn optimal treatment protocols following mTBI and Concussion.
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July 26, 2019

Topic:A Focused Mind: Shaping Attention through Collaborative Programming

Faculty: Jimmy Moody, PT, NCS, CBIST, Rehabilitation Services Manager, NeuroRestorative Texas, and Amelia Miller, Director, Quality Improvement, NeuroRestorative Texas

CEUs: This presentation is approved for CEUs.

Learning Objectives:

  • Participants will understand the conceptual frameworks involved in attention training from a cognitive-motor perspective.
  • Participants will understand the key differences between the types of attention.
  • Participants will understand the ​assessment and treatment of attention from a cognitive-motor perspective.
  • Participants will be able to identify how to apply concepts into a collaborative approach within your brain injury care programming.
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