Constraint-Induced Movement Therapy
Understanding the facts and myths.
This continuing education class will introduce you to evidence-based practice surrounding Constraint-Induced Movement Therapy (CIMT).
The online class is intended for medical professionals (e.g. OT/OTA, PT/PTA, Physicians, etc.) directly related to the rehabilitation of a patient or client. To participate in this CEU and receive credit, the participant must be a licensed, treating clinician. Completion of this course will reward the participant with .1 CEUs or 1 contact hour, following completion of the presentation and a ≥ 80% score on the quiz. You will have 90 days to complete this course.
Salia Rehab is an AOTA Approved Provider of professional development. Course approval ID# 6565. This Distance Learning - Independent activity is offered at .1 CEUs, intermediate level, Occupational Therapy Service Delivery. The assignment of AOTA CEUs does not imply endorsement of specific course content, products, or clinical procedures by AOTA or indicate AOTA approval of a certification or other professional recognition.
What is CIMT?
What are the different forms of CIMT?
Can you perform CIMT without wrist and finger extension?
Does insurance reimburse for CIMT?
Can CIMT telerehab be effective?
Can patients perform CIMT at home independently?
Do patients restrained improve more than patients not restrained?
Compare the different forms of CIMT.
Analyze the criteria to qualify for CIMT.
Analyze the research and benefits of CIMT.
Compare the clinical differences between constraining and not constraining the impaired limb during CIMT.