Positioning the Head
International Seating Symposium recorded course 2017
Michelle L. Lange, OTR/L, ABDA, ATP/SMS
Description: This course will present strategies to support the head in wheelchair seating. Content will include causes of decreased head control, strategies to improve head control and provide posterior support as well as anterior options for those with no head control.
Speaker Bio: Michelle is an occupational therapist with over 30 years of experience and has been in private practice, Access to Independence, for over 10 years. She is a well-respected lecturer, both nationally and internationally and has authored numerous texts, chapters, and articles. She is the co-editor of Seating and Wheeled Mobility: a clinical resource guide, editor of Fundamentals in Assistive Technology, 4th ed., NRRTS Continuing Education Curriculum Coordinator and Clinical Editor of NRRTS Directions magazine. Michelle is a RESNA Fellow and member of the Clinician Task Force. Michelle is a certified ATP, certified SMS and is a Senior Disability Analyst of the ABDA.
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