Pauline H. Lucas, PT, DPT, WCS, PYT is a proud graduate of Professional Yoga Therapy Institute. We are excited to promote her upcoming course on mindfulness and meditation. Register now as there are still just a few spots available!
Mindfulness and Meditation in Rehabilitation Practice:
Better Outcomes, Happier Clinicians, Healthier Workplace
COURSE LEARNING OBJECTIVES
Upon conclusion of this program, participants should be able to:
- Define stress and describe the neurophysiological changes that result from (chronic) stress.
- Define mindfulness and meditation and briefly list ways to implement them into rehab practice.
- Evaluate evidence for the use of meditation and mindfulness to reduce stress, pain, and to prevent/treat clinician burn-out.
- Practice and teach basic meditation and mindfulness techniques.
- Understand how to document and bill for mindfulness and meditation techniques as (part of) therapeutic intervention.
Attendance at this Mayo course does not indicate nor guarantee competence or proficiency in the performance of any procedures which may be discussed or taught in this course.
Sponsored by the Program in Physical Therapy, College of Medicine, Mayo Clinic. This course meets the criteria for 6.0 category I Continuing Education Units per Minnesota Physical Therapy Rules 5601.2400, 5601.2500.
Mayo Clinic-Rochester Campus is an approved provider of continuing education by the American Occupational Therapy Association #5660. The assignment of AOTA CEUs does not imply endorsement of specific course content, products or clinical procedures by AOTA. At the conclusion of this conference, participants will be awarded a certificate for up to 0.6 AOTA CEUs.
At the conclusion of this conference, participants will be awarded a certificate for up to 6.0 contact hours maximum based on actual contact hours. Please see your state specific requirements for O.T. licensure credits.
Pauline H. Lucas, PT, DPT, WCS, PYT
Pauline Lucas is a doctor of physical therapy through Northern Arizona University and a board certified women’s health clinical specialist, who received her initial physical therapy training in the Netherlands. She is a certified yoga instructor, mindfulness and meditation teacher, wellness coach through Mayo Clinic, and a professional yoga therapist through Professional Yoga Therapy Institute in NC. She has over 30 years of experience working in various aspects of the fitness, wellness and healthcare industry. Dr. Lucas has been practicing at the Mayo Clinic in Arizona for the past 15 years where she specializes in the treatment of people with various orthopedic as well as pelvic health conditions. During her personal challenge with breast cancer in her mid-30s, she experienced firsthand the benefits of a holistic approach to healing. She drastically changed her lifestyle as well as her approach to physical therapy practice. Her treatments now integrate yoga, meditation, and coaching with more conventional physical therapy methods. She is involved in various initiatives and research activities related to integrative medicine. She created and taught the program “Relax at Work”, is a regular presenter on wellness topics for employees, and is the creator of and teacher for the popular “Basic Meditation” program for Mayo Clinic employees, volunteers, and patients. Dr. Lucas is a frequent speaker for local and national medical and yoga therapy conferences. She is an instructor at the Mayo Clinic Medical School and provides guest lectures at doctorate level physical therapy programs. Dr. Lucas is the owner of Phoenix Yoga and Meditation, LLC.
|8:30-9:00||Registration & Continental Breakfast|
|9:15-10:15||Stress: Statistics, neurophysiology, effects on health and wellbeing, clinician burnout|
|10:30-11:30||Mindfulness and Meditation: history, benefits, evidence|
|11:30-12:00||Lab: Mindfulness and meditation: personal practice|
|1:00-2:00||Integrating mindfulness, and meditation into rehab: treatment plan, documentation, billing, resources, along with case studies|
|2:00-2:15||Break (snack provided)|
|2:15-4:00||Mindful movement, breathing exercises, meditation techniques (with journaling)|
We now have online registration at the below website: https://pmr.education-registration.com/login
You will need to:
- Find the appropriate course.
- Create a profile.
- Complete the registration form.
If questions please contact:
PM&R Therapy Services
Mayo Clinic (Mayo 14)
200 First Street SW
Rochester, MN 55905
Telephone: (507) 293-1541
PT, PTA, OT, OTA: $225.00
AOTA Member: $200.00