Geriatric SIG: Successful Physical Therapy for People with Dementia- a Practical Approach

7:00 PM – 8:30 PM

virtual on Zoom


This presentation will focus on best practices for working with patients and clients with cognitive impairment.


1. Describe how persons with impaired cognition benefit from physical therapy
2. Recognize behaviors resulting from unmet needs and identify specific ways to mitigate those behaviors
3. List techniques to engage clients through person-centered tasks
4. Use validation methods to help clients with symptoms of cognitive impairment

Presented by Jean Miles, PT, DPT

Zoom login will be sent on day of event.  Please register by 2pm on 1/27/21

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