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Title: Evaluating and Effectively Treating Torticollis and Plagiocephaly
Discipline: Occupational Therapy - Physical Therapy - Speech/Language Pathology - Chiropractic
Subject: Pediatric
Seminar Sponsor: About Tummy Time
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Learn the important components of Evaluating and Effectively Treating Torticollis and Plagiocephaly in this online continuing education course approved for Physical Therapy, Occupational Therapy, and other allied health professionals. 6 Contact Hours.  
Course objectives include:
  • Correctly identify developmental milestones, the developmental progression and how it relates to torticollis and plagiocephaly (T.A.P.)
  • Understand the risk factors of Sudden Infant Death Syndrome in relation to T.A.P.
  • Understand the Back to Sleep program and the recommendations by the AAP
  • Correctly identify anatomical structures involved in T.A.P.
  • Accurately and objectively evaluate T.A.P. and related developmental delay
  • Use treatment techniques to effectively manage T.A.P.
  • Identify when a child needs additional treatment techniques for a successful outcome
  • Instruct parents and caregivers in home exercise programs for T.A.P.
  • Confidently explain and refer parents and caregivers to facilities for additional services if necessary