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STEADI Falls Prevention – San Antonio TX
February 22 @ 12:00 pm - 4:30 pm CST
Earn 4.0 CCUs/.4 CEUs – Open to Ensign affiliated PT, PTAs
Objectives: Therapists/Participants will have the opportunity to:
1. Understand and relate the STEADI principles of fall prevention and specifics to other team members, families, and older adults with whom they serve
2. Skillfully and reliably apply the flow, testing, education, and principals of the STEADI Fall Prevention program in their practice setting
3. Participate in case studies to integrate the STEADI Fall Prevention Program into their existing setting.
Instructor: Ann Newstead, ,PT, DPT, PhD
12:00pm – Principles of Fall prevention and the STEADI Fall Prevention Program Flow and Testing for Reliability and Follow-Up
2:00-2:15pm Brain break
2:15 -3:00pm Break out session – Practice Testing
3:00-3:15pm Education techniques and progression
3:15-4:00pm Break out session – Critical Thinking and Case studies for STEADI
4:00-4:10pm Discussion of “How to integrate STEADI into your current setting”; Q&A
4:10-4:15pm Wrap-up and Homework