Home Safe Home: Adapting the Home for Those with Neurological Diagnoses
Wednesday, October 24 12:00-1:00 pm
Each year, millions of adults fall causing moderate to severe injuries. Adapting the home environment to prevent falls is important for adults with neurological diagnoses and traumatic brain injuries since there is an increased risk for falls with this population. In this condensed seminar, we will provide recommendations and practical examples to improve home safety, increase independence and prevent falls.
Join us for this 60-minute webinar where you will:
- -Learn the importance of fall prevention and home safety
- -Identify hazards in the home that increase the risk of falls
- -Discover essential components of a comprehensive home assessment
- -Examine unique products for accessible home modifications and safety resources available for those returning to the workforce
INSTRUCTOR: Yvonne van Bochove, PT, DPT, MA, CBIST
The 1-hour presentation will include 1.0 CEU credit for CCMC, CRC and NASW.