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Continuing Education at Shepherd Center


Treating complex injuries and illnesses requires an interdisciplinary approach to professional education

As the educational arm of Shepherd Center, the NeuroRehabilitation Learning Institute offers continuing education for healthcare professionals to advance their knowledge, care, and treatment of patients with complex conditions such as brain injury, spinal cord injury, multiple sclerosis, and stroke.

Ranked by U.S. News as one of the top rehabilitation hospitals in the southeast, thousands of healthcare professionals rely on Shepherd Center each year to earn their continuing education credits. We offer a wide range of on-demand courses, webinars, and events that allow you to tailor your learning to your specific interests and specialties while improving patient care and quality.

Our Professional Education Portfolio

Brain Injury

  • Assessment Tools
  • Clinical Implication and Intervention Strategies
  • Medical Complications and Prevention
  • Optimal Environment of Care
  • Sexuality and Intimacy
  • Vestibular Rehabilitation
  • Trauma Management

Multiple Sclerosis

  • Health and Wellness
  • Physical and Cognitive Rehabilitation Strategies
  • Rehabilitation Approaches and Neuroplasticity

Spinal Cord Injury

  • ADL Tricks of the Trade
  • Early Mobility Training
  • Empowering Women – Access for Care, Health and Wellness
  • Functional Expectations
  • Neurogenic Bladder Management and Functional Skills
  • Neurogenic Bowel Management
  • Prevention of Secondary Health Conditions
  • Tetraplegic Shoulder

Special Topics

  • Ethical Considerations
  • Prevention of Pressure Injury
  • Spirituality

Featured Learning Opportunities

Physical Therapists incorporating football, an activity the patient enjoys, into therapy to improve agility and balance.

Webinar

Facilitating Wellness After Mild Traumatic Brain Injury

December 12, 2023 | 3:30-5:30 p.m. ET

This webinar aims to prompt reflection on the board and variable impact a mild traumatic brain injury can have on a person's life experience.

Register for Facilitating Wellness After TBI

Shepherd staff meet to discuss a bowel program for a SCI patient

On-Demand Course

Ethical Considerations in Rehabilitation

24/7 Access

This course facilitates considerations for ethical decision-making in the healthcare setting by exploring ethical codes and responsibilities.

Register for Ethical Considerations in Rehabilitation

Patient Jaxon Bruins is participating in occupational therapy with the Bioness Integrated Therapy System (BITS), an interactive touch screen therapy device to improve hand-eye coordination, reaction time, depth perception, and working memory.

On-Demand Course

Foundations of Vestibular Rehabilitation

24/7 Access

This course provides an overview of the vestibular anatomy and the pathophysiology of two common vestibular impairments.

Register for Vestibular Rehabilitation


Visit Our Learning Portal

The NeuroRehabilitation Learning Institute is your gateway to all of your continuing education needs.

Visit Learning Portal