Functional Symptom Disorder?

Yes, be on the watch out for a new article coming from me, detailing what I see to be a direct relationship/commonality between seemingly unrelated conditions: Functional Neurologic Disorder/Functional Movement Disorder, with chronic pain, and Persistent Perceptual Postural Dizziness (PPPD, formerly Chronic Subjective Dizziness). There are more conditions to be included, under consideration, among them: Flikikammo, “the […]

Dual Task Cost – How much is too much?

As was initially suggested by the BEST test, perhaps a 10% dual task cost (reduction in performance due to the introduction of a purposeful distractor) would be acceptable. Greater than this (more than 10%), would indicate an impairment, lack of automaticity (procedural memory capacity), or other. For clear example, if someone walks more than 20% […]

Solutions Oriented Medical Experience (SOME)

Be a listener, patients will help you understand what they need and which of your solutions will work best for them.  Be a person that remembers. Remember trends in your career, similarities, and facts about the people behind the diagnoses.  Be a motivator. Give of yourself. Give your energy during a visit, and between.  Provide […]

New Webinar Launched!

My latest Medbridge webinar, recorded in October, is fully produced and ready to view on demand. You can find it at: http://Maximize Functional Recovery Across the Continuum: Acute & Chronic Stroke (Recorded Webinar) I am told that you can expect a discount to this and a Medbridge subscription + access to more recordings with this […]

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  1. The Science of Aging

    September 29 @ 12:30 pm - 2:30 pm
  2. Parkinson’s Disease: Applying What We Know Now

    October 8 @ 5:00 pm - 8:00 pm
  3. Maximizing Motor Learning in Physical Therapy: Neurology, geriatrics, sports and orthopedics

    October 9
  4. Dual Task in Stroke Rehabilitation: The Ability Network lecture

    October 12 @ 10:00 am - 12:00 pm
  5. Applications in dual task rehabilitation from high tech to low: Covering the range for all treatment settings

    October 13 @ 9:00 am

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