Join Denise Schneider, PT, FAAOMPT, COMT, TPS, ATC as she leads a discussion on how physical therapy can be used as a part of the treatment plan for with certain types of headache.
Physical therapy is often utilized in the comprehensive treatment for individuals with headache disorders. For certain types of headache, physical therapy has proven to be successful in decreasing and/or resolving the intensity and frequency of symptoms, improving an individual’s function and mobility, and ultimately improving an individual’s quality of life. Cervicogenic headache is a common type of headache seen in clinical practice that responds well to physical therapy.
The webinar will be held on Wednesday, December 6, 2017 at 6:30pm ET.
About the Presenter: Denise Schneider, PT, FAAOMPT, COMT, TPS, ATC
Denise Schneider graduated from Illinois State University in 1998 with a Bachelor of Science in Physical Education/Athletic Training. While earning her undergraduate degree she worked with a variety of high school and university athletic teams. She gained knowledge and skills in injury prevention, rehabilitation of athletic injuries, and on-the-field emergency care. After receiving her Certification of Athletic Training in 1998, she was employed in an outpatient orthopedic clinic while also serving as the head athletic trainer for a local high school.
Her passion for ongoing education, clinical excellence, and educating others in the profession of healthcare is driving her to pursue a doctoral degree. In the clinic, Denise is dedicated to providing the utmost patient experience by incorporating evidence based practice and individualized care to include all aspects of one’s health and well-being. Her clinical interests include: spine, headache, chronic pain, vestibular, concussion, and manual therapy.