On March 30, 2022, the Alamo Head Injury Association (AHIA) with support from the Conference Committee, hosted its 21st Annual Brain Injury Symposium at the Whitley Theology Center Oblate School of Theology in San Antonio, Texas.
Each year, the symposium offers continuing education opportunities for healthcare professionals in the community. Our audience includes, but not limited to case managers, licensed professional counselors, registered nurses, occupational therapists, physical therapists, rehabilitation counselors, social workers, speech and language pathologists, and certified brain injury specialists.
Topics this year include, long-haul coronavirus symptoms, vision impairments, complementary and alternative medicine, ethical implications for treatment dilemmas, driving best practices and compassion fatigue.
This activity has offers continuing education (CE) credits to nurses, case managers, social workers, physical therapists, occupational therapists, speech therapists, certified rehabilitation counselors, and community rehabilitation program providers.
Nurses: Pending approval for continuing education in accordance with Florida & California Boards of Registered Nursing Statutes. This certification is in accordance with other State Board of Nursing (SBON), as defined by their state statutes.
Texas Social Workers: Texas State Board of Social Worker Examiners no longer pre-approves courses; the attendee is responsible to determine if the content meets the need of their license renewal requirements. Texas State Board of Social Worker Examiners for six credit hours. They do not approve credits. Pending approval by the Oklahoma State Board of Licensed Social Workers CE provider Number: 20216665.
Occupational Therapists: This course may qualify for credit towards license renewal if it meets criteria to further your professional practice in your area of practice. Pending approval by the Florida Board of Occupational Therapy.
Physical Therapists: Pending approval for the Texas Board of Physical Therapy Examiners for six credit hours for PTS and PTAs.
Speech-Language Pathologists: Approved for the Texas Speech-Language-Hearing Association (TSHA) for six credit hours. TSHA approval does not imply endorsement of course content, specific products, or clinical procedures.
Rehabilitation Counselors: Approved for the Commission on Rehabilitation Counselors Certification for six CE contact hours.
Scully Health Management, Inc., an approved provider of continuing education, provides and manages conference credits. This conference may qualify for continuing education if it meets your professional needs or furthers your professional practice. The contact hours calculations and distributions are in accordance with certification rules and regulations of the professional boards.