A Neurologic Clinical Specialist (NCS) is a physical therapist who has had advanced training or practice in the area of neurologic physical therapy.
A neurologic physical therapist is a physical therapist who specializes in the evaluation and treatment of individuals with movement problems due to disease or injury of the nervous system.
The American Physical Therapy Association (APTA) offers a consumer service called Find a PT. Find a PT allows you to search a national database of physical therapist members of the APTA for neurologic therapists.
The Neurology Section Awards Committee is seeking individuals to be nominated for Neurology Section Awards.
Carole Lewis announced and recognized as the 46th Mary McMillan Lecturer during the Honors and Awards Ceremony at the NEXT 2015 Conference in National Harbor, Maryland.
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This course is designed to expand knowledge of complex vestibular
pathologies, improve clinical reasoning in differential diagnosis and
present innovative intervention strategies.
Physical therapists play a key role in facilitating recovery after concussion and identifying concussion in patients referred for other reasons; however necessary expertise spans multiple areas including sports medicine, orthopedics, neurology and vestibular function.
PTNow's mission is to assist physical therapists and physical therapist assistants in day-to-day practice. The website offers information on many neurologic health conditions- check it out!
The Journal of Neurologic Physical Therapy (JNPT) is the official quarterly publication of the Neurology Section of the APTA. JNPT is the primary peer-reviewed, indexed resource for advancing neurologic physical therapy practice. Read more information about the journal.
New basic and clinical research findings are showing that individualized exercise interventions can reduce balance and gait deficits and improve quality of life in individuals with neurodegenerative diseases.
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Membership is free to all SIGs with a current section membership.
This map is designed to assist in identifying vestibular therapists across the country who work with those with vestibular disorders.
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