Cognitive Rehabilitation Training Louisville

Cognitive Rehabilitation Training

 

ACRM Cognitive Rehabilitation Training

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Never before have brain injury research outcomes been so accessible for use in everyday clinical practice.

WHAT:

Based on the ACRM Cognitive Rehabilitation Manual: Translating Evidence-Based Recommendations into Practice, this introductory training teaches evidence-based interventions for impairments of:

  • Executive functions
  • Memory
  • Attention
  • Hemispatial neglect
  • Social communication

The two-day workshop, led by authors of the Manual, provides an extraordinary opportunity to learn evidence-based cognitive rehabilitation strategies from leading researchers and clinicians in the field.

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WHEN:

4 – 5 JUN 2016

 

WHERE:

FRAZIER REHAB INSTITUTE
Jewish Hospital, Rudd Heart and Lung Conference Center
201 Abraham Flexner Way
Louisville, Kentucky 40202
16th Floor marked “CC” on elevator

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WHO SHOULD ATTEND?

  • Occupational therapists
  • Speech-language professionals
  • Neuropsychologists
  • Physicians
  • RN/Rehab Nurses
  • Disability management specialists
  • Caregivers of individuals with brain injury
  • ALL rehabilitation professionals who need to know the latest evidence-based interventions for cognitive impairment

 

"I feel like this training gives me a game plan and a
strategy to start developing my treatment plans.
I know where to start with each of my patients
and I feel more confident and assured that the
treatment I’m providing is evidence-based."

— Zachary Bayer, MA, ACRM Cognitive Rehabilitation Training Attendee

 

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Includes Cognitive Rehabilitation Manual ($150 value)

REGISTRATION INCLUDES:

  • Two days of live training with authors of the manual
  • One printed copy of the ACRM Cognitive Rehabilitation Manual ($150 Value)
  • 12 Continuing Education credits in your choice of 10 disciplines
  • 1 year access to a previously recorded Cognitive Rehabilitation Training ($395 value)
  • Non-member registration includes a 6-month introductory ACRM membership, including access to all interdisciplinary special interest groups and networking groups

 

DISTINGUISHED FACULTY

Rebecca Eberle

Rebecca D. Eberle, MA, CCC/SLP, BC-NCD, Indiana University

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Jennifer Wethe

Jennifer Wethe, PhD, Mayo Clinic

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Drew Nagele

Drew Nagele, PsyD, CBIST, Beechwood NeuroRehab

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TRAVEL & LODGING

AIR TRAVEL

The Louisville International Airport (SDF) is approximately 7 miles/15 minute drive from the conference center.

Directions from the airport via I-65 N

  • Head southeast on Airport Rd/Terminal Dr and make a slight left onto Terminal Dr.
  • Take the ramp onto I-65 N
  • Take exit 136 B to merge onto S. Brook St
  • Turn right onto Abraham Flexner Way
  • 201 Abraham Flexner Way will be on the left

PARKING

Free parking is available in the lot located on Muhammad Ali Blvd, 2 blocks from the Jewish Hospital, Rudd Heart and Lung Conference Center.

 

CONVENIENT ACCOMMODATIONS

Marriott Louisville Downtown  
280 W. Jefferson St., Louisville KY

  • 4 Diamond AAA hotel
  • Full-service business center
  • Indoor pool and whirlpool, state-of-the-art fitness center
  • 2 onsite restaurants
  • Complimentary high-speed Internet in lobby areas and business center; fee for in-room access
  • Refrigerator
  • Parking $27.00/day
  • Taxi fare from the Louisville International Airport is approximately $16 one-way

SpringHill Suites Louisville Downtown
132 E. Jefferson Street, Louisville KY

  • Newly renovated hotel
  • Complimentary hot breakfast buffet
  • Fitness room, indoor pool
  • Complimentary high-speed Internet
  • Microwave and mini-fridge
  • Secure parking $14/day
  • Taxi fare from the Louisville International Airport is approximately $20 one-way
  • Onsite parking $15/day

Hampton Inn Downtown
101 East Jefferson St, Louisville, KY

  • Complimentary hot breakfast buffet
  • Fitness room, indoor pool
  • Complimentary high-speed Internet
  • Local area transportation
  • Parking $6.00/day
  • Many restaurants within walking distance

 

CONTINUING EDUCATION CREDIT

12 CME/CEU credits are available to the following professionals:

  • Speech-Language Professionals (ASHA)
  • Disability Management Specialists (CDMS)
  • Occupational Therapists (ACCME Nonphysician CME)
  • Physical Therapists (ACCME Non-Physician CME Credit)
  • Neuropsychologists (APA Div 22)
  • Physicians (ACCME)
  • RN/Rehab Nurses (ANCC)
  • Rehabilitative Counselors (CRCC)
  • Case Managers (CCMC)
  • Social Workers (NASW)

 

STATEMENT OF NEED AND TARGET AUDIENCE

Educational opportunities that promote evidence-based interventions for cognitive rehabilitation are needed by clinicians in order to provide optimum care for individuals with brain injury.

ACRM Cognitive Rehabilitation Training provides such an opportunity by presenting evidence-based standards and guidelines for clinical practice and translating them into step-by-step procedures for use by clinicians. The interventions described can be readily used by occupational therapists, speech and language therapists, psychologists, and other rehabilitation professionals.

Learning Objectives

To support the attainment of knowledge, competence, and performance, the learner should be able to achieve the following objectives:

  1. Use a decision-tree to assist in determining which type of cognitive rehabilitation to implement.
  2. Describe techniques for improving attention and the steps involved in carrying out treatments.
  3. Identify the general guidelines for the use of external memory strategies.
  4. Describe a general algorithm and conceptual framework for structuring interventions for awareness, executive functioning and behavioral / emotional self-regulation.
  5. Discuss the evidence concerning the effectiveness of cognitive rehabilitation in the selection and implementation of specific, individualized interventions for cognitive disability.

HOW TO RECEIVE CME/CEU CREDIT

After participating in Conference CE activities, attendees will receive an email with instructions for submitting activity evaluation forms and downloading CE certificates online. Certificates will be awarded to those participants who attend the training and complete an online evaluation within 30 days of completing the training.

A General Participation Certificate is also available to all other attendees completing the program evaluation.

 

DISCLOSURE STATEMENT

As an ACCME accredited provider, it is the policy of the Institute for Medical Studies (IMS) to require faculty participating in this activity to disclose any relationship they may have with the commercial supporters of this activity or with any other commercial organizations. The staff of IMS has no financial interest or other relationships to disclose. *All maximum approved hours are subject to change and will be finalized based on the offerings at the live meeting.

 

*Although significant changes are not anticipated, all schedules and presenters posted on this website are subject to change.