Information on the free online presentation
Title of the conference: “The Conscious Therapist: Mindfulness Applied”
This NeuronUP Academy presentation was the second of 2 presentations in conjunction with a course for the Academy of Certified Brain Injury Specialists (ACBIS) and Prisma Health
“The Conscious Therapist: Mindfulness Applied”
The Conscious Therapist model applies mindfulness and emotional intelligence for practitioners in the field of neurorehabilitation. It emphasizes the importance therapist’s personal mindfulness growth and offers a simple model for remaining cognitively and emotionally aware as we work with challenges inherent in neurorehab. This webinar will lay the foundation for its participants to begin a journey of significant personal and professional growth.
Clinical Director of the Outpatient Traumatic Brain Injury and Young Stroke Programs of Roger C. Peace Rehab Hospital, part of Prisma Health, Greenville SC
Dr. Herring specializes in the neuropsychological sequelae of traumatic brain injury, stroke and related neurological disorders and the rehabilitation of persons with cognitive impairment.
Dr. Herring serves as the current chair of the Board of Governors for the Academy of Certified Brain Injury Specialists (ACBIS). He initiated the Brain Injury Leadership Academy to support the development of future leaders in the field. Dr. Herring is also the Chief of the Division of Behavioral, Social and Population Health Sciences, University of South Carolina School of Medicine-Greenville.
What is NeuronUP Academy?
The platform of neurorehabilitation, NeuronUP, launches NeuronUP Academy, a training academy geared towards professionals working in rehabilitation and cognitive stimulation.
This initiative was born with the idea that neurorehabilitation professionals expand their knowledge by attending free training provided by national and international authorities in the field of rehabilitation and cognitive stimulation.
This online academy is open to all occupational therapists, clinical psychologists, speech language therapy professionals and students working and studying in processes of rehabilitation and cognitive stimulation and there will be exclusive training for NeuronUP users.
Confirmed speakers for NeuronUP Academy 2019 include:
- Sarah Raskin
- Amy Rosenbaum
- Keith Ganci
- Kristine Kingsley
- Sheldon Herring
- Amanda Mast
- Martha Van Dam
- Stephanie Kolakowsky-Hayner
- Gabriela Cantarero
- Alicia Fernández-Zúñiga
- Elena Pérez
- More to be announced soon!
We are sure their presentations will be very interesting!
If you want to know more about NeuronUP Academy speakers, visit the following link:
- NeuronUP Achieves HIPAA Compliance with Compliancy Group - October 16, 2020
- Updated laws and news related to teletherapy for neurorehabilitation professionals - May 13, 2020
- Dr Sheldon Herring – The Conscious Therapist: Mindfulness Applied - October 8, 2019
- Learning functional skills. Implications for rehabilitation after acquired brain injury
- Cognitive intervention with NeuronUP in an older adult diagnosed with Alzheimer’s-type dementia
- Rare Disease Diagnosis and Research: Let’s Make Progress
- Rehabilitation and cognitive stimulation with new technologies