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Rehabilitation of Special Populations (PTA208) 5 Credits

Rehabilitation strategies for brain injured patients. Neurodevelopmental treatment emphasized. Theories and alternative physical therapy treatment for neurologically impaired patients. Clinical applications and treatment of patients. Proprioceptive neuromuscular facilitation (PNF), cardiopulmonary rehabilitation, spinal cord injury and amputee management, and prosthetics/orthotics. Motor development and changes across the lifespan including developmental motor milestones and normal reflexes and reactions. Emphasis on proficiency in hands-on techniques. Prerequisites: A grade of C or better in (PTA200, PTA202, PTA203, and PTA205), or permission of the Program Director.

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
10214 Fall 2021 GateWay
Live Online Class
Live Online 08/23/2021 - 12/13/2021 M 7:00AM - 9:40AM
  • P. Zawicki
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  • Notes
    • Class Notes: Live Online classes meet with the instructor via the internet at regularly scheduled dates and times. Students are required to have access to a computer or mobile device, internet access, a webcam, speaker, and microphone; unless otherwise speci?ed. Attendance at online sessions will be expected according to the instructor's attendance policy, which will be stated in the syllabus. CANVAS is used as the learning management system.
      Class 10214 costs include PTA Course Fee: $80
    • Lab Notes: Students enrolling in class 10214 must also enroll in one of the following labs:
      Class 10260 held Wed from 7:00AM to 12:00PM at CH 2119A (P. Zawicki)
      Class 10261 held Wed from 12:30PM to 5:30PM at CH 2119 (P. Zawicki)