Concussion/MTBI Certification Series. Featuring: Frederick R Carrick, DC, PhD Distinguished Professor of Neurology, Life University

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1 Concussion/MTBI Certification Series Featuring: Frederick R Carrick, DC, PhD Distinguished Professor of Neurology, Life University Please note that spaces are limited for this specialty certification program. Pre Registration is recommended as the class will sell out. This in depth series of lectures and hands on applications will prepare the participant to be qualified in the diagnosis and treatment of mild traumatic brain injuries/concussions. Concussions affect people of all ages and can be life changing and career ending, especially for athletes. Our program features Prof Ted Carrick and his team of specialists who attend patients with MTBI from around the world. More than 300,000 sports-related concussions occur in the USA alone. Participants will learn the necessary skills and applications necessary to attend these athletes and others who have suffered MTBI. Our program addresses concussion from an epidemiological and pathophysiological model that is treatment based. The cognitive and emotional components of MTBI are linked to the physical with applications central to improving prognostic outcomes. If you are a clinician who desires to be qualified to attend high profile professional and Olympic athletes who have suffered MTBI then our program is designed for you. Young children have the highest concussion rate among all age groups and our certification program will prepare you to be competent in their treatment. Most people who suffer a concussion are young adults and female athletes may be at a higher risk for MTBI than males. Our program addresses prevention of brain injury as well as the diagnosis and treatment. Our learners will be trained to utilize current diagnostic and therapeutic modalities as used at Prof Carrick s world famous brain and vestibular clinic. Successful completion of our clinical program will qualify participants for dual Fellowship certification in both Concussion/MTBI and Vestibular Rehabilitation. Course Descriptors March 22-24, 13: Module (240) Introduction to the Diagnosis and Treatment of Mild Traumatic Brain Injury/Concussion

2 Epidemiology Classification Grading systems Signs and symptoms Clinical examination procedures Cognitive and emotional consequences of MTBI The mechanism of brain injury due to trauma The pathophysiology of MTBI Diagnostic procedures Prevention of concussion and societal consequences Treatment parameters and introduction to brain and vestibular rehabilitation Post-concussion syndrome Second-impact syndrome April 26-28, 13: Module (241) Eye movements and brain function Eye movements and visual systems Classification of Eye movements Neural integration of vestibular ocular function Brain injury and human movement Volitional and reflexogenic system pathology involved in concussion Spatial localization and rehabilitation strategies Clinical methodology and application June 7-9, 13: Module (242) The role of the vestibular-optokinetic system Head rotations, translations and brain injury Clinical applications of vestibular physiological responses Vestibulo-ocular reflexes Diagnostic applications of the vestibular-optokinetic system Injury and recovery of central and peripheral vestibulopathy The role of the cerebellum in concussion and vestibular integration Clinical examination strategies Laboratory evaluation Pathophysiology of central vestibular concussion syndromes July 26-28, 13: Module (243) Understanding brain function and the saccadic system Neurophysiological measurements and diagnostic importance of fast eye movements Brainstem integrational pathology associated with MTBI and concussion The basal ganglia involvement in fast eye movement pathology Cerebral cortical influences to the saccadic system The midbrain and collicular phenomenology for clinicians The thalamus and saccadic function Clinical examination strategies for saccades

3 Pathophysiology of saccadic abnormalities August 23-25, 13: Module (244) Understanding brain function and disorders of visual pursuits and fixation Gaze stability and rehabilitation strategies Smooth pursuit responses to stimuli Quantitative examination techniques central to visual pursuits and fixation The role of the brain in visual pursuit and fixation Laboratory examination of visual pursuit and fixation Pathophysiology of visual pursuit and fixation Clinical applications central to disorders of visual pursuit and fixation September 20-22, 13: Module (245) MTBI/Concussion and Neural Integration of the Vestibular Ocular System Neural coding and vestibular ocular signaling Quantification of neural integration for clinicians The role of the cerebral cortex in gaze holding The role of the cerebellum in gaze holding The role of the brain stem in gaze holding Clinical evaluation of gaze holding Pathophysiology of deficient neural integration Rehabilitation strategies for deficient neural integration November 15-17, 13: Module (246) Brain injury and conjugate eye movements Neuroanatomical considerations for clinicians Brainstem integration involved in conjugate eye movements The vertical, horizontal and torsional eye movement systems The role of the cerebellum in expression of pathology of eye conjugate movements Volitional and reflexogenic control of eye movements and brain injury Ascending, descending and integrative neurophysiological integrity of movement systems Clinical applications and rehabilitation strategies January 10-12, 14: Module (247) MTBI/Concussion and the consequences of Head, neck and eye function Cephalomotor systems The role of the cervical spine in MTBI Stabilization of the head and models for application Reflexogenic and volitional eye-head movement strategies

4 Clinical examination of cephalomotor systems Treatment strategies of disorders of head and gaze stabilizers Rehabilitation applications of head, neck and visual system integrators February 21-23, 14: Module (248) Diagnosis and management of central vestibular concussions Vertigo and Dizziness Acute and chronic vestibulopathy Recurrent vertigo BPPV Treatment of vertigo, dizziness and disorders of balance Oscillopsia Skew deviation and clinical scenarios Ocular tilt reactions and patient subjectivity March 28-30, 14: Module (249) Diagnosis and treatment of central disorders of human motility Cortical lesions and human movement Cerebellar lesions and human movement Brainstem lesions and human movement Paraneoplastic degeneration of neural tissue Syndromes of the Pons after MTBI Syndromes of the Cerebellum after MTBI Syndromes of the Midbrain after MTBI Syndromes of the Diencephalon after MTBI Syndromes of the Basal Ganglia after MTBI Syndromes of the Cerebral Cortex after MTBI Treatment strategies of central disorders of human motility Lecture Schedule: Friday 9:00am 6:00pm: Class will be held at the Hilton Marietta Hotel and Conference Center Saturday 9:00am 6:00pm: Class will be held at Life University, Room C-152 Sunday 8:00am 3:00pm 25 Credit Hours Per Module

5 Tuition: Full DC Tuition: $750 Per Module. Tuition received over 30 days in advance is $650 Per Module. Diplomate / Board Eligible Full Tuition: $650 Per Module. Tuition received over 30 days in advance is $550 Per Module Student Deferment: $375 Per Module, $375 Deferred Concussion / MTBI Pre Payment Discount: $5,000. Please note that this is a non-refundable discounted rate. Please contact the Office of the Registrar at to request a pre payment registration form. Recommend Hotels: The following hotels offer a LIFE University / Carrick Discounted Rate The Hilton Marietta Hotel and Conference Center. Discounted rates are $99 under the Carrick Institute , All Friday sessions are held at this hotel. Shuttle Service is available to Life University upon request. The Doubletree at Windy Hill. The contact for the discounted rate of $85 per night is Sara Lowen, x7155, or The Hampton Inn Marietta has a corporate rate established of $69 per night. Click here for the rate and their reservation site. The Hyatt at Windy Hill. Discounted rates are $99/night; ask for the LIFE University discount when you call. The Sheraton at the Galleria. Discounted rates are $99 weeknight and $89 for weekends; ask for the LIFE University discount when you call. The Wingate Galleria. Discounted rates are $59/night double or king. Ask for the LIFE University discount when you call. Every attempt is made to offer this program as announced. The Carrick Institute for Graduate Studies reserves the right, however, to adjust program faculty, location, dates, times and tuition to accommodate unanticipated occurrences. The Carrick Institute for Graduate Studies is not responsible for any expenses incurred by registrants due to program adjustments or cancellations. The Carrick Institute for Graduate Studies maintains the right to accept into its programs only those learners whom it feels might be successful in Graduate studies and who might contribute to the benefit of other learners, patients and health care in general. The Carrick Institute for Graduate Studies may sanction, discipline or expel any learner who violates codes of ethical conduct including cheating, harassment, theft, etc.

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