Hands On Orthotics Course – Allentown, PA 09-14-19

September 14, 2019
Institute for Hand & UE Rehab 40° 18' 2.9988" N, 75° 10' 53.8464" W

Course Details

Title: Hands On Orthotics – Allentown,
Date: September 14, 2019
Time: 8 am – 5:00 pm

Location:
Institute for Hand & UE Rehab
798 Hausman Road
Suite 200
Allentwon, PA 18104
Tel. 610-391-9000

Instructor:
Stephanie Strouse, OTD, OTR/L, CHT

Course Description:
Hands On Orthotics is a lab-intensive, customized course designed to improve orthotic fabrication skills. This course is for intermediate practitioners/hand therapists. Participants receive a course manual, and orthoses are customized according to the class.

Objectives:

  • Course participants will demonstrate ability to fabricate seven custom orthoses
  • Course participants will identify indications/contraindications of the orthoses shown below
  • Course participants will demonstrate knowledge of practical applications of orthoses

Orthoses:

  • Humeral fracture brace
  • Turnbuckle
  • Forearm rotation
  • Intrinsic stretch
  • MP blocking
  • Static progression MP flexion
  • Static progression elbow flexion

Registration Fee:
Members $280
Non-Members $325

Attendees can earn up to 8 continuing education hours/0.8 CEUs.

Registration is on a first-come, first-served basis. Limited enrollment is planned to ensure quality of course and ample instructor-participant attention. Cancellation of registration up to two weeks prior to course date will result in a refund minus a $50 cancellation fee. THERE WILL BE NO REFUNDS AFTER THIS ESTABLISHED DEADLINE. It is the responsibility of the registrant to notify ASHT of cancellation in writing or by email to education@asht.org. Refunds will be issued within 30 days of notification. In the unlikely event that a course is canceled, ASHT will provide full refund of the registration fee only.

All grievances may be directed to the ASHT Education Division by sending an email to education@asht.org.


For further information or questions regarding this course, contact education@asht.org or call 856-380-6862.

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