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Symptom Based TBI Treatments – Day One (Friday)

March 9 @ 9:00 am - 4:00 pm

Join us for our third TBI medical conference geared to medical providers and organizations, but open to everyone. We may not have a TBI specialist physician anymore in Alaska, but we still have treatment options.

 

Sponsored by the Statewide Independent Living Council of Alaska; Students, faculty, and staff of the UAA School of Social Work; and UAA College of Health.

Hosted by Stone Soup Group Friday March 9th and Alaska Regional Hospital (Bldg E) Saturday and Sunday March 10-11th

Course Objectives:

  • Learn in a multidisciplinary setting to best treat patients with a plethora of symptoms
  • Address accessibility concerns appropriately
  • Learn strategies for and about resilience
  • Learn about alternative healing methods including traditional healing and essential oils
  • Compare Dry Needling/ Acupuncture/ Trigger Point Therapy
  • Be able to screen for common TBI issues using standardized assessment tools, to tailor care
  • Be able to screen for and treat different headache causes
  • Be able to address patient concerns about sex
  • Learn about ligament laxity and regenerative therapies
  • Learn about neuroaquatic therapy
  • … and more!

SCHEDULE:

DAY 1- Friday, March 09, 2018 (Stone Soup Group 307 E Northern Lights Blvd #100, Anchorage, AK 99503)

FRIDAY SEATING LIMITED, MUST RSVP EARLY TO GUARANTEE SEATING.

TO PAY FOR FRIDAY ONLY, PAY ON THIS REGISTRATION PAGE.

TO PAY FOR TWO OR MORE DAYS INCLUDING FRIDAY, PAY THROUGH SAT/SUN REGISTRATION (https://www.eventbrite.com/e/symptom-based-tbi-treatments-saturday-and-sunday-only-tickets-42401608352).

ONCE YOU HAVE PAID FOR TWO OR MORE DAYS IN SAT/SUN REGISTRATION,

REQUEST A “FREE TICKET” ON THIS REGISTRATION PAGE.

IF YOU DO NOT REGISTER FOR YOUR FREE TICKET, YOU MAY LOSE YOUR SEAT!

9:45-10:15 Sign In

10:15-10:25 Welcome

10:25-10:50 Working With Your PCA: Strategies for Successful Employment

SSG Charlie Hudson, USA, Ret., BS

10 minute break

11:00-11:50 Is Your Organization Accessible To All?

Heidi Frost – Executive Director, Statewide Independent Living Council

10 minute Break

12:00-12:50 Building Emotional Resiliency

Jaime Browning, MSW – Owner, Strengthening Families, LLC

10 minute Break

1:00-1:50 How Essential oils can help with brain & overall physical & emotional health

Geri Cannon – Elite Consultant, Doterra Wellness

1:50-2:20 Wrap Up and Evaluations/ Make and Take Essential Oil Blends (no charge)

2:30-4:00 Unmasking Brain Injury Mask Making event – free and open to those personally affected by brain injuries

Snacks provided, you may bring your own lunch

This activity has been planned and implemented in accordance with the Essential Areas and policies of the Institute for Medical Quality/ California Medical Association (IMQ/CMA) through the joint providership of North Star Behavioral Health and the Statewide Independent Living Council of Alaska. North Star Behavioral Health is accredited by the Institute for Medical Quality/ California Medical Association (IMQ/ CMA) to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

Contact AlaskanAnnette@gmail.com for more information.

 

Details

Date:
March 9
Time:
9:00 am - 4:00 pm
Event Categories:
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Website:
https://www.eventbrite.com/e/symptom-based-tbi-treatments-friday-only-tickets-42401615373

Organizer

Unmasking Brain Injury

Venue

Stone Soup Group
307 E. Northern Lights Blvd.
Anchorage, AK 99503 United States
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