Cindy Potter, PT, MS, DPT, has worked with children and adults with intellectual and developmental disabilities in many different practice settings, including early intervention, outpatient, preschool, school, community-based settings, and ICF/MR facilities for 39 years. She earned a B.S. in biology and English writing from Allegheny College, M.S. in Health Related Professions (Developmental Disabilities track) from the University of Pittsburgh, and Doctor of Physical Therapy degree from Slippery Rock University. She is a former Associate Professor and Chair of the Graduate School of Physical Therapy at Slippery Rock University. She currently serves as Chairman of the State Board of Physical Therapy in Pennsylvania and is in her third term on the licensure board. She has presented internationally and has published in peer-reviewed journals. With a strong interest in global health, she has served on 20 medical missions and is the president of the non-profit Honduras Hope Mission, Inc.
This course provides participants with an overview of the visual system and its development, definitions of blindness and low vision/partial sight, and the incidence of… read more
This course provides participants with a review of common visual problems associated with developmental and sensory disabilities. The impact of these conditions on the child’s… read more
Visual impairments have the potential to dramatically affect how children develop and are able to learn. The course outlines delays across developmental domains that can… read more
Visual impairments have the potential to dramatically affect how children develop and are able to learn. The course focuses on differences in postural control, gait,… read more