Fibromyalgia Therapy Interventions

If you are purchasing this course the cost is $75.00.

Course Description: This course will discuss fibromyalgia and chronic pain syndrome and various treatment modalities.

Instructor: Hima Dalal, OTR/L, Reiki Master, Fibromyalgia Specialist

Learning Outcomes: After completing this activity, the participant will be able to: • Define fibromyalgia and chronic pain syndrome. • Explain the diagnosis and symptoms. • List the aggravating factors. • Discuss therapy interventions that help reduce pain, fatigue, hypersensitivity, and stress intolerance. • Identify how patients can take charge of their health. • Discuss how to progress the patient and transition the patient to increase strength, ROM and muscle strength/flexibility without increasing pain and ultimately making them pain free.

Credit Statements:

Massage Therapists: This program has been approved for 3.6 hours of continuing education by the SC Department of Labor, Licensing and Regulation for Massage Therapy. SC State Provider Number is 2.

Disclosure Statement: Upstate AHEC’s conflict of interest policy requires speaker(s), the planning committee members, and all others in a position to control this activity of this program to disclose any real or apparent commercial financial affiliations related to the content of this presentation or materials. The speaker(s), the planning committee members, and all others in a position to control this activity have signed a vested interest form declaring no conflict of interest in this activity. Provision of this education activity by Upstate AHEC does not imply endorsement by Upstate AHEC or ANCC of any commercial products displayed in conjunction with this activity.

Credit Requirements: To receive CE credit for completing this online course you must complete 100% of the material, receive at least 80% passing grade on post-test and complete the evaluation. Once you pass the post-test and complete the evaluation you will be able to print a certificate for verification of credit.

The process for enrolling in AHECU courses has changed. Please go to www.upstateahec.org and click the blue AHECU/Distance Education block to register for online courses. There is a tutorial on the web site if you need assistance with the registration process.