Susan Hastings, PT, DPT, PCS has been using functional electrical stimulation (FES) in children with upper motor neuron lesions for the past 18 years. She added Whole Body Vibration (WBV) to her treatment sessions for the almost 4 years with excellent results, and presented her findings at Combined Sections Meeting 2016 in Anaheim, CA, and also presented with Beverly Cusick, MPT for a half-day Pre-Conference Course at 2016 Section on Pediatrics Annual Conference in Keystone, CO. Additionally, she taught a day long lab-course on pediatric FES for the 2016 New Mexico APTA Annual Conference.From 2010-2013, Susan co-taught FES courses, and worked closely with Judy Carmick, MPT. After working for many years as Sr. Therapist for Santa Clara County California Children Services (CCS), she started her own private practice (Susan Hastings Pediatric Physical Therapy) specializing in treating children with cerebral palsy using FES 2010. Susan has been an assistant in courses taught by notable pediatric therapists, including Beverly Cusick (biomechanics, measurement, and casting), Judy Carmick (FES), Mary Massery (function and breathing), Lois Bly (NDT baby treatment), and Lauren Beeler (NDT).Susan graduated from Rocky Mountain University of Health Professions with a DPT, with a specialty in pediatrics, in 2010. She first received her Pediatric Clinical Specialist certification in 2004, and was recertified in 2014.Learning Objectives:
Participants completing this course are expected to be able to:
January 22, 2018
27 West 23rd Street
January 24, 2018
*Cost includes Theratrote Electrodes Kit.