OL06: Adaptive Seating Using Triplewall
Presented By: Nancy Altshuler, P.T.

2 Contact Hours - 0.20 CEUs - 2.00 PDUs
$15.00 per person
Course Description
This is a Mutli-Media course consisting of Text, Photos, and Video Clips.

There are a wide variety of inserts that can be constructed for use in improving positioning and function. These include, hip guides, seat bottoms and seat backs, lateral trunk supports, and complete inserts for use in strollers or chairs. Triplewall can also be used to construct comer seats, sidelyers, prone standers, and other basic positioning devices.

This program details the design, fabrication, and specific construction techniques required to make triplewall seat inserts. Several case studies are provided.
Learning Outcomes
1. Describe the importance of positioning and the effects it has on a child's function.
2. Describe the basic knowledge of triplewall needed to design inexpensive adaptive inserts.
3. Describe how to measure a child, choose a type of insert and construct an insert with triplewall.
Seminar Level
Level I Introductory/no prerequisites required.
Accepted by NBCOT for PDUs. Approved by the California Speech Therapy Board, the New York PT Board, California PT Board and the Illinois PT Board. For other State PT Board approvals click on CEU Course Approvals on the CEU Course Listing Page.
High Speed Internet Connection Required. Wireless connections may not be consistently fast enough to watch long video files. You may need to have your computer connected directly to your high speed modem via an internet cable.
Target Audience
Occupational, physical, speech therapists and other rehabilitation specialists. For special needs requests please contact us at. contactus@clinicians-view.com
Order Options
This course is only available online.
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