South West Advanced
Neurological Rehabilitation L.L.C.

Upcoming Events

VECTOR OPEN HOUSE

Please join us for our Vector Open House

1190 East Missouri Avenue #100 Phoenix, AZ 85014

Thursday September 21, 2017 From 5:00 PM to 7:00 PM

Please join us as we unveil our Bioness Vector. There will be demonstrations, a question and answer portion, and a dessert bar!

Please RSVP to SWAN Rehab 602-393-0520

STRONGER THAN STROKES GROUP

Stronger Than Strokes Group

Please join us for our Fall
Stronger Than Strokes group!

This will be an hour of interactive activities, socialization, and fun!

When: Thursday October 19, 2017 @ 5:00 PM.

There will be a separate caregiver group session

RSVP to alyssa.clayton@swanrehab.com or call (602) 393-0520

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PARKINSON'S DISEASE

Parkinson's course for students and professionals - October 29, 2016.

PROPRIOCEPTIVE NEUROMUSCULAR FACILITATION: LEARN, APPLY, AND PERFECT

This 6-day course for physical and occupational therapists has been divided into two sessions to enhance learning. This will allow the participant to use the skills taught in the first session prior to returning to advance and perfect their skills in the second session. The course will teach PNF fundamentals with applications to neurological and orthopedic impairments focusing on improving manual skills to achieve desired outcomes. Breakout sessions will be offered for therapists interested in advanced problem solving with specific patient populations such as stroke, spinal cord injury, MS, Parkinson's, and orthopedic conditions. This is a lab intensive course. Faculty to participant ratio will not exceed 1:10.

Program Information

  • Part 1: January 12, 13, 14, 2018
  • Part 2: February 2, 3, and 4, 2018
Hours
Friday:2:00 p.m. - 6:30 p.m.
Saturday:8:00 a.m. – 6:30 p.m.
Sunday:8:00 a.m. – 2:30 p.m.

Continental breakfast will be served daily.

*Early registration is strongly encouraged as enrollment is limited to maintain an effective faculty to participant ratio. Early registration is prior to December 15, 2017.

Tuition

Cost is $750 if registration is received prior to December 15, 2017 and $850 if registration is received after this date. There is a $75.00 discount if you have taken the course before.

Tuition includes course handouts, coffee, refreshments, and continental breakfast.

Cancellations must be received at least 14 days prior to the course for 90 percent refund. Ask about group rates.

Audience

Occupational and Physical Therapists, Physical Therapy Assistants, and Certified Occupational Therapy Assistants

Location

The course will be held at South West Advanced Neurological Rehabilitation (SWAN),
1190 E Missouri Ave. Ste. 100
Phoenix, AZ 85014

CEU

37.25 contact hours, 3.725 CEU's

Contact

For more information please contact Kay Wing
(602) 393-0520
kay@swanrehab.com

Registration

Please send the following information:

  • Name
  • Address
  • Phone
  • Agency/Work Phone
  • Agency/Work Address
  • License Number
  • Discipline: PT/OT
  • Payment: $750/$850

Mail registration information and payment to:
SWAN Rehab Attn: Kay Wing
1190 E Missouri Ave. Suite 100
Phoenix, AZ 85014

Objective

Upon completion the participant will

  • Understand current evidence supporting the principles of PNF
  • Analyze and describe movement from a PNF framework
  • Demonstrate a thorough knowledge of extremity & trunk patterns of movement
  • Demonstrate the ability to select and use PNF techniques & apply them to treatment for patients with a variety of diagnoses
  • Demonstrate the ability to apply stretch and resistance to developmental & mobility tasks as well as individual extremity patterns
  • Understand normal movement and motor development & application to patient treatment
  • Understand principles of motor learning & how to apply them to enhance your outcomes
  • Demonstrate advanced techniques of facilitation
  • Understand how to apply PNF principles to various diagnoses

Instructors

Kay Wing, PT, DPT, NCS, GCS is the owner of Southwest Advanced Neurological Rehabilitation (SWAN Rehab), an outpatient rehabilitation facility specializing in the treatment of stroke, traumatic brain injury, and other neurological diseases. She received her physical therapy degree from Northwestern University and her doctorate of physical therapy from Northern Arizona University. She is a board certified specialist in neurological and geriatric physical therapy. Dr. Wing has instructed workshops throughout the United States and internationally as well as taught courses in neuro rehabilitation and mobility training. Dr. Wing is an adjunct faculty member at Northern Arizona University and A.T. Still University.

Kim Gatewood, PT, DPT, NCS received her physical therapy degree from Marquette University and her clinical doctorate in physical therapy from Northern Arizona University. She is currently an associate clinical professor of physical therapy at Northern Arizona University and a therapist at HonorHealth John C. Lincoln Medical Center. She is a board certified specialist in neurological physical therapy. Dr. Gatewood has a rich history of teaching and mentoring therapists and students, and has instructed workshops throughout the United States and internationally. She is an adjunct faculty member at Gateway Community College and Midwestern University.

Laura VanPuymbrouck, OTR/L began formal instruction in PNF in 1989, at the Rehabilitation Institute of Chicago. Laura has developed courses and taught extensively throughout the United States and Europe. In her workshops she focuses on evidence based literature support for PNF efficacy. Laura is an Adjunct Faculty in the department of Occupational Therapy at Rush University of Chicago, works part-time as an OTR/L in her private practice, and is a PhD Candidate and Researcher at the University of Illinois-Chicago.

BIONESS FREE SCREENINGS

Every 3rd Thursday of the month, SWAN Rehab hosts a free screening for the Bioness L300 foot drop system, and the H200 hand recovery system. Call Bioness at (800) 211-9136 to make an appointment for this free screening.

OPEN ENROLLMENT SEASON

Don't forget open enrollment season is approaching. If you need help signing up for AHCCCS or application assistance for the Affordable Care Act Marketplace call ericka@swanrehab.com for resources.