This course is offered in partnership with Treatment 2 Go Exploring Hand Therapy, an Approved Provider of Continuing Education by the American Occupational Therapy Association.  Hand Therapy Boot Camp is an excellent course if you want to begin an exciting career in hand therapy or if you need a refresher.Mixed level learning course – Instructional Methods include PowerPoint presentation, lecture, and video to enhance understanding. Upon successful completion of the exam (80%), your certificate will be sent via email. @ HomePrep is a National Leader in online education. With over 100,000 satisfied students and a course catalog of over 1,000 classes, we are here to help you – Invest in Yourself.

Hand Therapy Boot Camp

$299.99

Instructor

George LaCour, OTR, CHT graduated with a B.S. degree in Occupational Therapy from Louisiana State University Medical Center in 1997. In 2003, he received his Certification in Hand Therapy. George worked for 9 years at a state-funded charity hospital where he developed a love for hand therapy and trauma rehabilitation. During this time he also served as Director of Rehabilitation. Currently, George works in a busy orthopaedic and sports medicine clinic where his focus is on treatment of upper extremity orthopaedic injuries with emphasis on work-related injury and sports medicine. Aside from his busy schedule, George still finds time to teach continuing education as well as serve as guest lecturer for LSUHSC School of Occupational Therapy. His career will always be dedicated to patient care, education, and research to further the practice of hand therapy.

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Course Description

This 10 contact hour course is in movie format. This fantastic interactive movie course is excellent for occupational and physical therapists, COTA’s and PTA’s.This course is a mixed learning level geared towards basic to intermediate learning level. Hand Therapy Boot Camp is an excellent course if you want to begin an exciting career in hand therapy or if you need a refresher.Mixed level learning course – Instructional Methods include PowerPoint presentation, lecture, and video to enhance understanding. Upon successful completion of the exam (80%), your certificate will be sent via email. @ HomePrep is a National Leader in online education. With over 100,000 satisfied students and a course catalog of over 1,000 classes, we are here to help you – Invest in Yourself.

Course Outline

Drop and Give Me UE Anatomy
The Obstacle Course: Stages of Tissue Healing
Learning the Art of War: Assessment Tools
Identifying the Enemy: Assessment
Locked and Loaded: Treatment Strategies Used in the Field
Basic Survival Skills: Physical Agent Modalities
Passing the Physical Test of Therapeutic Exercise
Wound Management
Lean and Mean: Edema Management
Keeping the Pressure On: Scar Management
Protective Armor: Splinting the UE
Hand to Hand Combat: Manual Therapy Techniques
Support the Unit: Taping Techniques

Approval Info

CEUs: 1.0
Contact Hours: 10 FL/AL  LIVE 20-326574 10 Hours

*12.5 NBCOT® PDUs
Domain of OT, Occupational Therapy Proc

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