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REHAB-RACADABRA: Using Magic Therapy and Other Creative Treatments to Maxi...

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REHAB-RACADABRA:

Using Magic Therapy and Other Creative Treatments to Maximize Functional Outcomes

Presented By: Debbie Fisher, OTR, CHT and Cody S. Fisher, BS/PM



The job of a therapist is never easy. Trying to find inexpensive methods that keep patients focused and excited about participating in the rehabilitation process can be a challenge. Client participation is vital to expedite the rehab process, improve self-efficacy, and achieve functional goals. Finding truly dynamic treatment techniques that can travel with you to all types of settings and populations can be a true asset for health care providers. Many providers seek a creative boost to meet their client’s unique needs while having fun and remaining motivated at the same time. True growth as a therapist and educator demands creativity and “thinking outside of the box”.

Attend this one-day seminar and learn how to make even your most resistant clients excited about rehab! Participants will learn how magic, juggling & other interactive treatment techniques can be used therapeutically to enhance gross & fine motor skills, cognitive skills, sensory motor, and communication skills. These techniques can be used in a variety of settings, including but not limited to the school, outpatient clinic, hospital, home, rehab, etc. Attendees will also discover how these innovative treatments can enhance rapport with their clients, challenge and even entertain them- helping with carry over outside of the therapy session. This course is a must as another tool in your tool box for any professional that is interested in putting the FUN back into function!

Learning Objectives:

  1. Gain an in depth understand of how magic, juggling, and other creative therapies can be used as an effective therapeutic tool for children, adults, and the geriatric population in a variety of clinical settings
  2. Learn how to customize specific magic tricks and juggling techniques to be used with a variety of disorders to improve functional skills including: enhancing coordination, cognitive processing, ROM, socialization, speech, proprioception, etc.
  3. Discover therapy interventions that can be motivating as well as provide a variety auditory and visual biofeedback to help motivate clients to new skills levels, empower the provider as a new toll for treatment, and help improve functional outcomes
  4. Discover how to incorporate inexpensive, innovative treatment techniques into your "therapeutic tool bag" to create individualized client centered treatements that can be integrated tomorrow
  5. Assess how to effectively document for insurance reimbursement

Optional "Magic Kits" for the workshop are available for a discounted price of $30 if purchased with registration. This discount ends on 3/29. Kits will be available for purchase on the day of the workshop for $35 until sold out and must be paid for with check or cash.

Registration will open at 7:30am and the workshop will begin at 8:00am. No one will be allowed into the class after this time. No exceptions.

This workshop is pending approval fromTSHA, TOTA, and TPTA for 6 hours.

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