Monthly Archives: September 2012

Should I take a live Continuing Education course or an on-line course?


After sponsoring and developing live courses for over 25 years, we admit to being just a tad prejudice about live continuing education courses! Our professions (physical therapy, occupational therapy and speech language pathology) are used to being physically active. So … Continue reading

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Case Study Protocols


Jen Posts DEAR ERI COMMUNITY: We are a multidisciplinary pediatric practice and are looking to start doing some case studies. Our last student did some research and came up with a protocol and I was surprised at how involved it … Continue reading

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Congratulations to Glen Gillen, receiving highest honor in occupational therapy


Education Resources would like to congratulate Dr. Glen Gillen Ed.D., OTR, FAOTA on his selection as the 2013 AOTA Eleanor Clarke Slagle Lecturer. The Slagle lectureship award is one of the highest honors in occupational therapy and recognizes an AOTA … Continue reading

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Post Course Discussion With Speakers


We would like to introduce something new: a discussion with our speakers following their course. This is the ideal opportunity for course participants to share their experiences using the new techniques learned, and discuss any clinical challenges, solutions and suggestions. We welcome all … Continue reading

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Pediatric Massage Therapist Anyone?


Britney Posts: DEAR ERI COMMUNITY: I am a physical therapist in Austin, TX, and I have a patient who is 3 years old who has been diagnosed with an unspecified connective tissue disorder. His mother was asking me if I … Continue reading

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Choosing the right course for you. Principles of Adult Learning (yes…this means you!)


Ok…you are ready to take a continuing education course to help you advance your career as a physical, occupational or speech therapist, and you are trying to choose one. When you look at the outline of the course, ask yourself … Continue reading

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