R2P Management of Post-Concussion Syndrome

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course outline


8:30 Diagnosis of post-concussion syndrome; pathophysiology; symptom profiles.


9:00 Introduction to the R2P SCORE™ tool; understand how to identify functional impairments that may contribute to persistent PCS symptoms; R2P SCORE™ scoring criteria for assigning treatment priorities.


9:30 Neurovascular testing; upper cervical spine mobility and stress testing; validated dynamic stabilization protocol; and cervical joint positioning dysfunction.


10:30 Assessment for vestibular dysfunction, and algorithm for differential dizziness diagnosis.


11:30 Lunch 


12:30 Common visual dysfunctions post-concussion; assessment of vestibulo-ocular reflex and ocular motor dysfunction; vergence disorders; visual motion sensitivity.


1:30 Sensory motor integration assessment; exertional testing for autonomic nervous system dysfunction.


2:30 Treatment priority and individualizedvestibular, vision, and exercise therapy based on functional impairments.


3:30 Case studies with scoring interpretation.


4:00 Questions and Answers.


This course is recommended for Physiotherapists, Athletic Therapists, Physicians, Chiropractors, Massage Therapists, and Kinesiologists.