This free webinar is suitable for anyone with an interest in cerebral palsy. This webinar will be recorded.
April 6, 2023, 19:00-20:00 US Eastern Time (New York Time Zone)
Weinberg Family Cerebral Palsy Center (WFCPC) - Health and Wellness Webinar Series
Cerebral Palsy - Physical Therapy Intervention During Infancy and the Early Years
Join pediatric physical therapist, Dr. Lisa Yoon, as she shares current research about physical therapy interventions for infants and toddlers with, or at high risk for cerebral palsy. We will discuss the common ingredients that define these evidence-based interventions, including highlighting the role of families and caregivers in the Therapeutic Alliance and the CARES Model.
This webinar is suitable for parents and caregivers of young children with cerebral palsy. Adults with cerebral palsy and their caregivers are also encouraged to join to share experinces. The audience is encouraged to ask questions during this webinar. The webinar will be delivered over Zoom and will be recorded for later viewing. Audience will have their videso off and discussions can be placed anonymously for privacy.
Lisa Yoon, PT, DPT, PCS is a Board-Certified Clinical Specialist in Pediatric Physical Therapy, with over 25 years of clinical experience. She is an Assistant Professor at Columbia University’s Programs in Physical Therapy. She has a special clinical interest in early detection, evaluation, and treatment of medically fragile infants, and individuals with cerebral palsy and pediatric cancer.
The Weinberg Family Cerebral Palsy Center is a part of Columbia University Irving Medical Center and New York-Presbyterian Hospital. Through comprehensive medical care, research, and education programs, we aim to expand knowledge of cerebral palsy and access to care across from infancy to adulthood.
Event Contact Information:
Weinberg Family Cerebral Palsy Center
212 305 2700