Hands-on Orthotics – Beaverton, OR November 5, 2022

Course Details

Title: Hands-on Orthotics – Beaverton, OR
Date: November 5, 2022
Time: 8 am – 5:00 pm

Location:
Ultra PT & Hand Center
3905 SW 117th Avenue, Suite A
Beaverton, OR 97005

(Canyon Place Shopping Center)

Instructor:
Kimberly Kraft, PT, DPT, CHT

Course Description:
Hands-on Orthotics is a lab-intensive, customized course designed to improve orthotic fabrication skills. This course is for beginner to intermediate practitioners/hand therapists. Participants receive a course manual, and orthoses are customized according to the class.

Objectives:

  • Course participants will demonstrate ability to fabricate several custom orthoses
  • Course participants will identify indications/contraindications of the orthoses shown below
  • Course participants will demonstrate knowledge of practical applications of orthoses

Orthoses:   

  • Anti-claw
  • PIP digital gutter
  • Mallet
  • Trigger orthosis
  • Hand based extension for Dupuytren's
  • Static progressive PIP extension (1FB)
  • RMO

Registration Fee:
Members $280
Non-Members $325

Attendees can earn up to 8 continuing education hours/0.8 CEUs.

Registration is on a first-come, first-served basis. Limited enrollment is planned to ensure quality of course and ample instructor-participant attention. Cancellation of registration up to two weeks prior to course date will result in a refund minus a $50 cancellation fee. THERE WILL BE NO REFUNDS AFTER THIS ESTABLISHED DEADLINE. It is the responsibility of the registrant to notify ASHT of cancellation in writing or by email to education@asht.org. Refunds will be issued within 30 days of notification. In the unlikely event that a course is canceled, ASHT will provide full refund of the registration fee only.

All grievances may be directed to the ASHT Education Division by sending an email to education@asht.org.


For further information or questions regarding this course, contact education@asht.org

Presenter(s)
Kim Kraft, PT, DPT, CHT

A CHT since 2001, Kim Kraft holds a DPT from Emory University and resides in Portland OR. Service experience includes: Education Division Director, ASHT Times Co-Editor, HTRC Lecturer, UE Institute Lead, ASHT Annual Meeting Committee member and 2022 Annual Meeting Committee Chair, IFSHT Education Committee, AAHS Vargas Award recipient, and Triennial Congress Planning Committee.