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A Comprehensive Intervention Design for Aging Adults – Live 2019 Update

Presented by J.J. Mowder-Tinney, PT, PhD, NCS, C/NDT, CSRS, CEEAA

Meet Your Instructor

  • J.J. Mowder-Tinney, PT, PhD, NCS, C/NDT, CSRS, CEEAA
    J.J. Mowder-Tinney, PT, PhD, NCS, C/NDT, CSRS, CEEAA

    J.J. Mowder-Tinney received her Bachelor of Science in Psychology from the University of Colorado, Boulder and her Master of Science in Physical Therapy from the University of Miami in Florida. She completed her doctorate in physical therapy at NOVA Southeastern University. She has more than 20 years of experience in a multitude of clinical settings with the majority of experience with people with neuromuscular deficits. She is certified as a clinical specialist in Neurologic Physical Therapy by the American Board of Physical Therapy Specialties (ABPTS). Dr. Mowder-Tinney has extensive training and is certified in Neuro-Developmental Treatment (NDT). She received her Certified Stroke Rehabilitation Specialist (CSRS) certification from the American Stroke Association and her Certified Exercise Expert in Aging Adults certification from the Academy of Geriatric Physical Therapy. She was the recipient of the 2017 Excellence in Education Award from the Academy of Neurologic Physical Therapy. She is currently an Associate Professor at Nazareth College in the physical therapy department. She teaches the Neuromuscular series that incorporates the onsite pro-bono clinic. In addition, she teaches an advanced neuromuscular elective. She has conducted nationwide seminars on the treatment of aging adults and patients with neurological deficits, spinal cord injuries, balance challenges, and Parkinson's Disease.

Learning Objectives

  • Analyze your patient’s impairments and outcome measure scores and prioritize their importance for your patient
  • Discuss why posture is critical to start with and for success with other systems
  • Analyze the importance of hip extensors, hip abductors, trunk, and PF
  • Discuss the importance of and strategies for monitoring during aerobic conditioning
  • Compare and contrast three intervention options focused on posture
  • Review two different intervention options to address posture focused on specific muscles
  • Review three key types of strengthening and the appropriate intensity
  • Compare and contrast three intervention options focused on strengthening
  • Discuss three strategies for monitoring during aerobic conditioning
  • Compare and contrast three intervention options focused on aerobic conditioning
  • Compare and contrast four intervention options focused on balance

Agenda

5:00pm-5:10pm Chapter 1: Case Pre-Assessment
5:10pm-5:30pm Chapter 2: Posture
5:30pm-6:00pm Chapter 3: Strengthening
6:00pm-6:05pm Break
6:05pm-6:35pm Chapter 4: Aerobic Conditioning
6:35pm-7:00pm Chapter 5: Balance
7:00pm-7:25pm Chapter 6: 2019 Update
7:25pm-7:35pm Break
7:35pm-8:00pm Question and Answer Session