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Sleep Disorder Breathing, Disrupted Sleep and Physical Therapy Intervention

August 27 @ 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm

Presented by Sindy Hassig, PT, MSPT, DPT

This virtual, evening lecture is worth 1.5 Contact Hours

Registration coming soon

Objectives:

Necessity of regular quality sleep and the prevalence of sleep disturbances
Physiology of Sleep Disordered Breathing
Evolution of inadequate airways and Long Face Syndrome
Obstructive Sleep Apnea and Upper Airway Resistance Syndrome
Functional Somatic Syndromes and relationship to Upper Airway Resistance Syndrome
Oral appliances and referral to a Sleep Medicine Dentist
Understanding Myofunctional Therapy
Mechanical options (nasal strips, nasal dilators, sleep taping) to improve nasal breathing
Importance of nasal breathing and avoiding mouth breathing
Screening and PT interventions

Details

Date:
August 27
Time:
7:00 pm - 8:30 pm
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