Carrick Institute

Concussion/mTBI Certification Program

Carrick Institute Concussion/mTBI Program

The Carrick Institute concussion/mTBI program is designed to train healthcare professionals how to understand, examine and treat sports-related concussions/mTBI.  This program is one of immersive integrated clinical education designed to promote mastery of the subject area and long-term learning.

 

Goal and Learning Outcomes

The purpose of our Concussion/mTBI program is to inform healthcare providers about the incidence, symptoms, diagnosis, and treatment of sports-related concussions and the potential for serious long-term outcomes such as dementia. Completion of this program will enable the healthcare practitioner to:

  • Design and Implement a Concussion Treatment Program
  • Design and conduct a brain and vestibular rehabilitation program
  • Design evidence-based treatment plans
  • Utilize a current evidence-based examination process to quantify brain function and human performance
  • Define sports-related concussions and the sports in which they are most often found
  • Describe the immediate and long-term symptoms of sports-related concussions
  • Discuss expert recommendations for preventing/managing sports-related concussions
  • Prepare health care professionals with advanced knowledge and skills in diagnosis and treatment of Concussion/mTBI.

Who this program is for.

Our primary audience is healthcare professionals including Physical Therapists, Chiropractors, Chiropractic Neurologists, Medical Physicians, Osteopaths, Acupuncturists, Neuropsychologists, Occupational Therapists, Nurses, Athletic Trainers, Dentists, and allied health.  Please contact us if you have any questions about your eligibility for this program.

Scholars Enrolled in the Concussion/mTBI Program Receive:

  • LIFETIME access to the digital recording of the class
  • Any future updates to the course videos or other materials
  • Re-attendance for life – Retake the class on-site, via livestream or via online, self-paced learning as many times as you’d like for attendance hours.
  • Access to Flipped Classroom for preparation before each module
  • Q-stream for continued learning after each module
  • 25 hours of lecture time within each module
  • 3 Months of Unlimited Medline Access after the module
  • An invitation to the private concussion/mTBI Facebook group

Faculty

Prof. Frederick R. Carrick

Professor Carrick has 40 years of clinical practice in the treatment of Concussion/mTBI.  He has been described as the “Doctor to the Stars” and his pioneering work in this field has been featured on Prime Time Television, NEWS and Journals around the globe. He is sought out for Concussion/TBI treatment from Professional, Collegiate and Olympic Athletes as well as his ongoing research in the field.  His experience in this knowledge area is legend as is his ability to teach difficult subject material in a fashion that promotes mastery.

Professor Carrick is a Senior Research Fellow at CCMHR in association with the University of Cambridge, UK, Professor of Neurology University of Central Florida College of Medicine, Orlando, Fl, Adjunct Professor MGH Institute of Health Professional Education, Boston, MA and Dean of Graduate Studies at the Carrick Institute, Cape Canaveral, Fl.

Course Length and Format

Clinical Scholars will be immersed in an interactive learning experience designed to create long term memory and skill acquisition.  The Carrick Institute training model has been researched, presented and published in the indexed scientific literature. This model is central to becoming a lifelong learner and master of clinical application.

The course builds on each module and covers the entirety of information necessary to become an expert in the diagnosis and treatment of Concussion/mTBI

This is a 6-module program composed of 25 hours of lecture, flipped classroom, Q-stream, and examination for the competency of the material covered per module. This program is designed for maximal learning and retention.

Live and Live Stream

The program can be attended onsite in Cape Canaveral, Florida at the Carrick Institute Learning Center or via Internet Live Video Streaming from anywhere in the World.

Certification:

Clinical Scholars who successfully complete this program and pass benchmark examinations given during each module will be awarded a Certificate of Completion from the Carrick Institute.

Topics

  • Designing and Implementing a Concussion Treatment Program
  • Overview of Concussion/TBI, Epidemiology & Consensus Updates
  • Pathophysiology of Acute Concussion/mTBI and Post Concussion Syndromes
  • The biomechanics of Head Injury and Concussion/mTBI
  • Neurocognitive Testing
  • Examination and Diagnosis of the Head Injury Patient
  • Treatment of Acute and Chronic Concussion/mTBI (Return to Learn, Work, & Play)
  • Neurophysiology of Concussion/mTBI and Post-Concussion Syndrome (PCS)
  • Chronic Traumatic Encephalopathy (CTE)
  • Functional Rehabilitation Strategies
  • Head Eye Vestibular Motion function and rehabilitation
  • Competency in concussion management Software use
  • Competency in visual system testing and eye tracking use
  • Competency in Concussion/mTBI EEG and Evoked Potential Training use

This course utilizes a vibrant flipped classroom and interactive educational model. Scholars will review course materials and assignments before attending the knowledge area module. This process maximizes learning so that the scholar can dedicate time specifically to the application of the knowledge area module.

Each scholar will also have free access to Medline where they can search and download clinical and scientific papers.  All of the information necessary for the course is located in the scholar’s learners portal. This private area is specific for the individual scholar and designed for maximum interaction and learning.

Course Curriculum by Knowledge Area Module:

TBI and Eye Movements

Sensory Integration

Neurological Compensation of Head, Neck, Postural and Visual Systems

Chronic Traumatic Encephalopathy

Integration of Cortical and Subcortical Structures

Coordination of Head, Neck, Trunk and Limb Functions

Eye Movement Therapy and Carrick Eye Movement Strategies

Integration of Multi Sensory Systems and Perception

Best Practices Treatment of Concussion

Measuring Human Motor and Perceptual Performance

Testing of Balance After Concussion

Understanding Stability Scores

Eye Movements and Sensory Feedback

Mechanical Load And Eye Muscle Stretch

Clinical Classification of Eye Movements

Clinical Observational Skills and Eye Movements the Concussion

The Functional Classes of Human Eye Movements In Concussion Diagnosis and Treatment

Clinical Practicums of Vestibular, Visual Fixation, Optokinetic, Smooth Pursuit, Nystagmus Quick Phases, Saccades, Vergence And Versions

Stability of Head Neck and Vision After Head Injury

Clinical Understanding of Oscilopsia and Illusory Movements After Concussion

Treatment Protocols to Increase Stability of Head, Neck And Visual Systems

Clinical Examination Skills and the Spatial Frequency of Visual Targets

Clinical Examination Skills of Torsional Eye Movements

Clinical Applications Of Retinal Activation

Visual Searching Specific to Sports And Maximizing Human Performance

Angle of Gaze and Head, Neck Function

Diagnosis and Treatment of Blurred Vision After Concussion

Movement and Had Perturbations

Visually Mediated Reflexes and Vestibular Ocular Reflexes During Head Purturbations

Clinical Understanding Of Stabilizing and Shifting Gaze

Clinical Neuro-Anatomical Circuitry And Functional Classes of Eye Movements

Physical Examination and Treatment Development Based upon Functional Performance

Biomechanical Factors Affecting the Interaction of Brain And Sensory Motor Systems

Clinical Applications of The Pulse and Step of Neural Integration

Treatment of Concussion And Orbital Mechanics

Pulse Step Mismatch And Clinical Applications

Concussion Treatments To Synthesize Velocity and Position Components Of Ocular Motor Commands

Clinical Applications Involving the Process of Neural Integration

Vergence and Version Eye-Movement Neural Integrators

Clinical Applications of the Vestibular System In Concussion Rehabilitation

Clinical Applications Of the Auto Kinetic System in Concussion Rehabilitation

Clinical Applications of Short and Long Latency Mediated Function In Concussion Rehabilitation

Clinical Applications Understanding the Angular VOR

Clinical Applications Understanding The Translational VOR

Clinical Applications of Patterns of Nystagmus In Concussion Patients

Clinical Applications of Otolithic–Ocular Reflexes

Clinical Applications of Natural Head Movements In Concussion Rehabilitation

Clinical Applications of Visual Saccades

Rehabilitation Strategies Using Voluntary and Involuntary Saccades

Clinical Understanding Of Neural Integration Between Brain and Brain Stem

Clinical Applications of Smooth Pursuit in Visual Fixation

Rehabilitation Strategies Using Nonvisual Environmental Stimulation

Clinical Strategies of Eye Head and Neck Movements

Understanding a Three Dimensional Aspect of Eye Movements In Clinical Practice

Adaptive Control of Eye Movements In the Treatment of Concussion

Clinical Attributes of Eye Movements and Spatial Localization

Adaptive Strategies In Acute and Chronic TBI Treatments

Brain Integration And Compensation After Concussion

Understanding How Vision Is Affected in TBI

Understanding The Utilization Of Joint Receptor Activation In TBI

Understanding Head Rotations, Translation And Neck Integrators

Clinical Applications of Semicircular Canals and Otolith Organs

Rehabilitation Strategies Utilizing Ocular Counter Roll

Patterns of Head Motion And Changing Brain Integration Next Line

Perturbations Of Head and Gait Strategies

Clinical Applications of Visual Mediated Eye Movements

Understanding Skew Deviation

Clinical Applications of Head Rotation And Retinal Meridians

Clinical Understanding of Vertical Ocular Misalignment and Foveal Disparity

Clinical Understanding of Head Tilt

Vestibular Visual Symbiosis

Clinical Rehabilitation Strategies of Artificial Movements

Utilization of Different Targets And Backgrounds In Concussion Treatment Strategies

Clinical Understanding of the Brainstem Elaboration of the VOR

Rehabilitation Strategies Engaging Excitatory and Inhibitory Neural Integration

Understanding the Primary And Accessory Neural Subgroups Of the Brainstem

Clinical Applications of Cerebellum

Diagnostic and Therapeutic Applications Of Otolithic Function

Neural Integration Model Function And Concussion Symptoms and Performance Challenges

Clinical Understanding Of Neural Integration and Gaze Holding

Rehabilitation Strategies Utilizing Semicircular Canal Protections

The Clinical Phenomenology Of Inhibition to Promote Function After Concussion

Rehabilitation Strategies Of Ipsilateral and Contralateral Stimulation Central Pathology

Clinical Applications of Otolith Projections

Utilizing the Functional Organization Of Vestibular Ocular Responses

Clinical Understanding Of Type I and Type II Head Velocity Neural Encoders

Rehabilitation Strategies of Head Velocity And Eye Position

Clinical Scenarios Inpatient Presentations of TBI And Central Vestibulopathy

Clinical Understanding of Vestibular Nuclear Processing

Patient and Clinician Interpretation Of Self Translating or Tilting

Clinical Rehabilitation Based upon a Neural Network Approach

Clinical Applications Central to Velocity Storage Mechanism

Head Eye Vestibular Movement Responses to Visual Stimulation

Clinical Application Central to Neural Substrate Integration

Concussion Rehabilitation and Eye Position, Velocity And Rotating Chairs

Vestibulo Ocular Reflex Gain, Direction and Phase

Clinical Determinants of Vestibulo-Ocular Reflex Gain

Rehabilitation Strategies Using Active And Passive Head Rotation

Concussion and Age

Rehabilitation Strategies Head Tilt and Roll

Rehabilitation Strategies And Gravity

Diagnostic and Therapeutic Importance of Optokinetic nystagmus

Clinical Understanding of Optokinetic After-Nystagmus

The Clinical Importance of the Cervical Ocular Reflex

The Clinical Importance of the Adaptive Properties of the VOR

Concussion Rehabilitation and Habituation

The Clinical Importance of Low and High Time Constants Of the Rotational VOR

Concussion Rehabilitation and VOR Adaptation

Concussion Rehabilitation and Cross Axis Adaptation Of the VOR

Concussion Rehabilitation and Cognitive Control Of VOR Adaptation

Concussion Rehabilitation and Context Specific Adaptation

Vestibulocerebellar Influences on the Vestibular-Ocular reflex

Electrophysiological Aspects of vestibulocerebellum Control of the Vestibular Ocular Reflex

Role of the Cerebellum in the Vestibulo-Ocular Reflex Adaptation

Skew Deviation & the OTR Vertical and Cyclovertical Strabismus

Rehabilitation Strategies Utilizing the Vertical & Torsional VOR

Concussion and the Pathologic OTR

Clinical Applications of Ipsilesional and Contralesional Head Tilt

Pathological Skew Deviation Versus Superior Oblique Palsy

Parks 3-Step test with Bielschowsky Tilt Test

The Symptoms and Signs of Skew Deviation Vs S0 Palsy

The Clinical Determinants of Vestibuloocular Reflex Game

Concussion Rehabilitation Using Active Versus Passive Head Rotation

Concussion Rehabilitation Using Fixation Of Stationary Versus Moving Targets

Concussion Rehabilitation Using Head Stationary and Head And Body Rotation

Movement Disorders of the Head And Neck After Concussion

Clinical Understanding of Dynamic Balance of Brain Activation during Head Rotation and Translation

Ewald’s Second Law (excitatory stimuli are more effective than inhibitory stimuli)

Clinical Understanding of Subjective Visual Vertical

Disequilibrium, Unsteadiness, And Vertigo after Concussion

Understanding The Perception of Self Motion And Sensory Mismatch

Acute Peripheral Vestibular Lesions after Head Trauma

Clinical confounding of Objective Measurements

Clinical Understanding of Lateral Medullary Infarction (Wallenberg Syndrome)

Clinical Applications of Tests of Vestibular Balance

Clinical use of Tragal Pressure, Valsalva Maneuvers, Hyperventilation, Mastoid Vibration and Sounds

Clinical Understanding of Nystagmus

Gaze Preferences and Visual Compensation For Brain Injury

Clinical Use of the Ophthalmoscope In Diagnosis and Treatment Of Concussion

Clinical Applications to Identify a Dynamic Vestibular Imbalance

Head Impulse Test

Clinical Applications of Head Posture And Eye Movement Exercises

Clinical Understanding of Hypoactive and Hyperactive Translational VOR

Clinical Understanding Of Asymmetry of the Loss of the Storage With Central Brain Lesions

Rehabilitation Considerations of Torsional Optokinetic Nystagmus

Clinical Utilization Of Vibration In Sensory Stimuli

Clinical Quantification of Vestibular Gain At the Bedside

Developing Treatment Strategies For Abnormal Gain of the Rotational VOR

Clinical Understanding Of Head Movement and Tremor After Concussion

Clinical Applications Of Corrective Lenses And VOR Gain

Clinical Insights into Rotational Testing and Treatment

Clinical Measurements of the Time Constant of the VOR

Clinical Understanding Of Corrective Saccades

Bedside OptokineticTesting

Clinical Understanding Of the Pathophysiology Central Vestibular Connections

Basal Ganglia Circuitry Models

Clinical Understanding of the Basal Ganglia And It’s Motor, Cognitive and Limbic Circuitry

Clinical Understanding of the Basal Ganglia and Visual Saccades

Clinical Understanding of the NeoStriatum And Mesencephalic Function

Clinical Context Specific VOR Adaptation

Concussion Rehabilitation and Recovery From Static and Dynamic Vestibular Imbalance

Clinical Utilization Of Ewald’s First and Second Laws

Clinical Understanding of Peripheral Vestibular Lesions After Head Trauma

Concussion Rehabilitation and Spatial Tuning Of Labyrinthine Efferent Activity

Clinical Understanding of the Role of the Vestibular Commissure After Concussion

Clinical Understanding of the Deep Cerebellar Nuclei In Concussion Rehabilitation

Clinical Understanding of Central Neuronal Compensatory Responses And Strategies

Clinical Applications Utilizing Vestibulocerebellar influences on the Vestibular-Ocular reflex

Utilizing Visual Saccades in Diagnosis and Rehabilitation Of Head Injury

Clinical Adaptation of Saccades And Cerebellar Function

Clinical Applications Inhibition And Excitation of Saccades

Clinical Understanding of the Cerebellar Relationship to Cerebral Cortical Areas

Clinical Understanding of Frontal Eye Fields, Dorsolateral Prefrontal Cortex, Supplementary Motor Areas And the Parietal Lobe Specific To Visual Saccades

Rehabilitation Strategies Involving Auditory and Visual Motion Signal Processing

Clinical Applications of Cerebellar Contributions To Cortical Occulomotor Functions

Clinical Understanding of Fovial And Extra Fovial Vision.

Rehabilitation Strategies in the Treatment of Concussion Using Compensatory Mechanisms

Rehabilitation Strategies Utilizing a Hierarchy Of Saccadic Behavior

Understanding the Functional Characteristics of  Saccades After Concussion

Clinical Understanding of Protective and Anticipatory Saccades

Rehabilitation Using Memory Guided Saccades

Rehabilitation Using Antisaccades

Rehabilitation Using Command Saccades

Rehabilitation Using Reflexive Saccades

Rehabilitation Using Express Saccades

Rehabilitation Using Spontaneous Saccades

Clinical Quantification Of Saccadic Position, Velocity and Acceleration

Clinical Utilization of Overlap, Gap, Memory, Antisaccdic and Sequence Tasking Paradigms

Clinical Relationships between the Velocity, Duration And Accuracy of Saccades

Rehabilitation Strategies Using Visual Feedback After Concussion

Clinical Understanding of the Main Sequence Relationships of Saccades

Rehabilitation with Directed Dynamic Properties of Saccades

Clinical Understanding of Asymptotic Values Of Saccades

Clinical Understanding of Power Functions Describing Amplitude and Duration Relationships of Saccades

Clinical Applications of Eye Acceleration And Jerk Derivatives

Concussion Rehabilitation To Increase the Velocity Of Saccades

Clinical Decision-Making Using Saccadic Velocity To Calculate Frontal Low Integrity

Clinical Understanding of Saccadic Skewness And Wave Forms

Clinical Calculations of the Q Values of Saccades

Clinical Examination of Phase – Plane Plots Of Eye Position

Clinical Comparisons of Vertical and Horizontal Convergence Movements

Clinical Understanding Of Post-Saccadic Eye Drifts And Pulse Step Phenomenology

Clinical Understanding of Dynamic Over and under Shoots of Saccades

Clinical Understanding Of the Planar Direction of Saccades in Rehabilitation of Concussion

Clinical Phenomenology Differentiating Brainstem and Cortical Mechanisms in Saccadic Generation

Clinical Understanding of Saccadic Reaction Time, Visual Processing, Target Selection and Motor Programming

Concussion Rehabilitation Using Gap and Overlaps Stimuli

Concussion Rehabilitation using Superior Colliculus Phenomenology

Concussion Rehabilitation Using Antisaccades

Clinical Quantification of Ratios of Eye-Movement Function

Clinical Quantification Of Somatic and Visual Error In Rehabilitation Strategy

Clinical Quantification and Treatment Development of Saccadic Accuracy

Clinical Quantification of Visual Dysmetria

Clinical Quantification of Pulse Step Mismatch Dysmetria

Clinical Understanding and Applications Involving Post Saccadic Conjugate Or Disjunctive Drift

Rehabilitation Strategies Changing the Size for Luminance Of Targets

Concussion Rehabilitation Utilizing Memory Guided Saccades

Concussion Rehabilitation In Light and Dark

Diagnostic & Therapeutic Importance of Amplitude & Velocity Relationships Of Eye Movements

Concussion Rehabilitation Strategies Using Sport Simulation

Clinical Understanding of Stochastic Processes of Compensation in Smooth Pursuit

Concussion Rehabilitation Using Double Step Target Jumps With Saccades

Concussion Simulation Utilizing Saccades

Quantifying the Physical Examination In Treatment Outcomes In Concussion

Concussion Simulation Utilizing Optokinetic Stimulation

Concussion Simulation Rehabilitation Changing Saccadic Trajectory

Concussion Simulation Rehabilitation Changing Saccadic Latency

Concussion Simulation Rehabilitation Addressing Saccadic Dysmetria

Concussion Simulation Rehabilitation Addressing Saccadic Vector Abnormalities

Concussion Simulation Rehabilitation With in a Hierarchical Organizational Paradigm

Concussion Simulation Rehabilitation Of Patient Specific Job Tasks

Concussion Simulation Rehabilitation Utilizing Combinations of Volitional and Reflexive Saccades

Concussion Simulation Rehabilitation Of Movement Disorders

Concussion Simulation Rehabilitation Strategies With Self and Directed Pacing

Concussion Simulation Rehabilitation Specific to Prefrontal Cortical Insults

Concussion Simulation Rehabilitation Utilizing Head Eye Vestibular Movement Therapy

Concussion Simulation Rehabilitation Utilizing Blinks and Head Movements

Clinical Importance of Fatique and Human Function after Head Injury

Clinical Applications Utilizing Combinations of Vergence Movements and Head Neck Strategy

Clinical Applications Quantifying Saccade Performance

Clinical Applications to Engage The TBI Patient In Novel Evidence-Based Therapy

Smooth Pursuit and Visual Fixation

Clinical Evaluation Of Patient Attention to Static and Moving Objects

Clinical Strategies Involving Background Stimulation

Clinical Strategies To Enable Compensation for the Effects of Retinal Image Motion

Clinical Strategies to Promote Partial and Full Compensation Of Impaired Visual Tracking

Clinical Strategies Promoting Gaze Stability with and without Visual Fixation

Clinical Understanding of Micro Saccades An Attention Shifts

Clinical Strategies to Activate the Lateral Geniculate Nucleus

Clinical Strategies to Utilize the Field Holding Reflex In Rehabilitation

Clinical Strategies Utilizing Different Types of Targets in Rehabilitation

Clinical Strategies Utilizing Parietal Lobe Activation

Clinical Strategies Utilizing the Dorsolateral Pontine Nucleus And Posterior Vermis

Clinical Simulation Rehabilitation Of Patient Performance and Quantification of Compensatory Movements

Clinical Simulation Rehabilitation to Understand Visual Oscillations in Pursuit Performance

Clinical Simulation Rehabilitation Using Gap Paradigms in Fixation and Pursuit

Clinical Simulation Rehabilitation Of Saccade Suppression Techniques

Clinical Simulation Of Changing Stimuli and Predictability Of Clinician Choice In Rehabilitation Scenarios

Clinical Understanding Of Motion and Visual Position Information

Clinical Applications Of the Waterfall Illusion

Clinical Applications of Designing Moving Visual Stimuli

Clinical Applications to Decrease Patient Habituation to Their Rehabilitation Treatment

Clinical Understanding of First and Second Order Motion Stimuli

Clinical Understanding of Parafoveal Tracking

Clinical Simulation Rehabilitation Addressing High and Low Velocity Time Movements

Clinical Simulation Rehabilitation A Visual and Somatic Target Placements

Clinical Understanding of Salience And Perceptual and Cognitive Resources

Clinical Understanding Of the Role of the Hippocampus in the Assessment of Salience

Clinical Simulation Rehabilitation Utilizing Color And Target Motion

Clinical Simulation Rehabilitation Utilizing Stationary Distractors

Clinical Understanding Of the Use of Background Changes in Concussion Rehabilitation

Clinical Understanding of Patient Perceptions An Allusions After Concussion

Clinical Simulation Rehabilitation Using The Duncker illusion

Clinical Simulation Rehabilitation using the Flying Bluebottle Illusion

Clinical Rehabilitation of Perception and Visual Pursuit

Clinical Influence of Dynamic Properties of a Stimulus on Smooth Pursuit

Clinical Interaction Between Pursuits and Saccades in TBI Rehabilitation

Clinical Rehabilitation Utilizing Perception, Memory and Second Order Visual Stimuli

Clinical Rehabilitation Utilizing Target Motion from other Sensory Systems

Clinical Rehabilitation Utilizing Higher-Level Perceptual Representations of Stimuli

Clinical Rehabiltation of Smooth Pursuit Using Predictable Target Motion

Clinical Rehabilitation of Anticipatory Drift and Latency Timing

Clinical Quantitative Measurements of Smooth Pursuit Performance

Clinical Rehabilitation Strategies using Ramp and Step Ramp Stimuli

Clinical Rehabilitation of Smooth Pursuit Accuracy

Clinical Understanding of Velocity Overshoot During the Pursuit Onset

Clinical Understanding of the Open Loop Preprogram Response Of Smooth Pursuit

Clinical Skill Simulation With Sine Wave, Constant Velocity Movements And Ramps

Clinical Skill Simulation Measuring Gain, Velocity and Phase of Visual Pursuits

Clinical Understanding of Pathology Involved With Deterioration of Smooth Pursuit

Clinical Understanding of Velocity Saturation An Pursuit Gain

Clinical Skills Simulation Of Smooth Pursuit Two Predictable and Non-Unpredictable Motion

Clinical Understanding and Applications of the Phenomenology Of Vision And Age

Clinical Understanding and Applications of Open Loop Vestibular Eye Movements

Clinical Understanding of the Adaptive Properties of Smooth Pursuit

Clinical Skills Simulation Of Treatment of Catch up Saccades In Pursuits

Clinical Skills Simulation Of Changes in Motion Perception With Pursuit Adaptation

Clinical Understanding of the Neurobiological Substrate For Smooth Pursuit Adaptation

Clinical Applications Involving the Dorsal Cerebellar Vermis

Clinical Applications Involving the Middle Temporal Visual Area

Clinical Applications Involving the Cerebellar Flocculus

Clinical Applications Involving the Integration of the Pursuit Pathway

Clinical Applications Involving the Primary Visual Cortex and Smooth Pursuit

Clinical Applications Involving the Middle Temporal Visual Area

Designing a Treatment Plan Based on a Hypothetical Scheme For Smooth Pursuit

Clinical Understanding of Human Homologues In Animal Brain Models

Clinical Examination of Fixation of Smooth Pursuit

Clinical Examination Utilizing the Ophthalmoscope

Clinical Examination of Patient Tracking Targets

Clinical Examination of Predictive Strategy And Low Pursuit Gain

Clinical Examination of Predictive Strategy And High Pursuit Gain

Clinical Examination and Quantification Of Directional Asymmetries of Visual Pursuit

Clinical Examination Using Special Techniques For the Clinical Evaluation of Pursuit

Clinical Examination Using Optokinetic Stimulation

Clinical Examination of Slow and Quick Phases of Eye Movement

Clinical Examination and Cancellation or Suppression Of the Vestibulocochlear Reflex

Clinical Laboratory Evaluation of Fixation and Smooth Pursuit

Clinical Applications Using PowerPoint And Keynote

Clinical Applications Using Nonpredictable Step-Ramp Stimuli

Clinical Understanding of Relationships of Latency, Acceleration, Velocity, Frequency of Ringing and Steady-State Gain

Clinical Estimation of Gain for Constant Velocity Waveforms In Smooth Pursuit

Clinical Utilization of Indirect Methods to Measure Smooth Pursuit Performance

Clinical Applications of Power Spectral Measurements

Clinical Applications of Quantitative Rating Scales Of Pursuit

Cognitive Rehabilitation Of Abnormal Visual Fixation

Cognitive Rehabilitation of Abnormal Pursuit Initiation

Cognitive Rehabilitation Of Abnormalities of Pursuit to Sustained Target Motion

Cognitive Rehabilitation Using the Relationship of Visual Fixation and Smooth Pursuant to Latent Nystagmus

Clinical Applications Of Normal and Abnormal Fixation Behavior

Clinical Understanding of Square Wave Jerks

Clinical Understanding of Normal and Abnormal Function And Confounders

Clinical Understanding of Lesions of Secondary Visual Areas in Concussion

Clinical Understandings Of Localized Cerebral Lesions After Concussion

Clinical Understandings Of Lesions in the Visual Subsystem After Concussion

Clinical Understanding Of Ipsilateral Contralateral Deficits Of Smooth Pursuit

Clinical Rehabilitation Design Specific to Individual Needs and Differences

Clinical Understanding of Concussion and Unpleasant Visual And Somatic Distortion

Clinical Understanding of Concussion and Central Vestibular Syndromes

Clinical Applications Specific to Torsional Nystagmus, Skew Deviation, Ocular Torsion, Tilts of Head, Body, and the Perceived Vertical

Clinical Application Is Directed to a Tonic Imbalance In All Planes

Clinical Understanding Of Lesions from the Vestibular Nuclei to the Occulomotor Nuclei And Integration Centers in the Pons And Rostral Midbrain

Clinical Understanding of Lesions of the Vestibular Cerebellum, Thalamus, Multisensory Vestibular Cortex

Clinical Applications Involving Occulomotor, Perceptual And Postural Therapies

Clinical Applications Of Super Nuclear or Nuclear Ocular Motor Disorders

Clinical Understanding of the Parietal Insular Vestibular Cortex

Clinical Understandings of the Neuronal Pathways That Mediate the VOR

Clinical Applications and Differential Diagnosis Of Peripheral and Central Lesions

Clinical Rehabilitation Applications To Avoid Compensatory Mechanisms

Clinical Understanding of Sensory Mismatch and Therapy Development

Clinical Simulation Skills Developing Concussion Treatments

Clinical Simulation Skills Involving Autonomic Nervous System Complaints

Schedule and Tuition

Early Bird Tuition: $1400 per module, register 45 days before the event for tuition discount.
General Tuition: $1600 per module.
Prepayment Option (all 6 modules, save $2,400): $7200 (on-site and internet live-stream)

TBI 1 – Self-Paced Learning
TBI 2 – Self-Paced Learning
TBI 3 – Self-Paced Learning
TBI 4 – Self-Paced Learning Coming Soon
TBI 5 – Live Stream Only – April 24-26, 2020
TBI 6 – Live | Live Stream – June 26-28, 2020

Recommended Hotel

Seminar Location | Carrick Institute 8910 Astronaut Blvd Suite 102, Cape Canaveral, FL 32920 2020 Recommended Hotel – Homewood Suites Cape Canaveral FL 9000 Astronaut Blvd Cape Canaveral, FL 32920 | 1-321-868-1841 Group Name: Carrick Institute 2020 | Expires 30 days before each module Homewood Suites by Hilton 2020 Savings Link

Apr 24

Concussion/mTBI Certification Program – Module 5 – Live Stream

April 24 @ 9:00 AM - April 26 @ 6:00 PM EDT
Jun 26

Concussion/mTBI Certification Program – Module 6 – Live Stream

June 26 @ 9:00 AM - June 28 @ 6:00 PM EDT
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