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Laura Morris

PT, NCS

Laura Morris, PT, NCS is a physical therapist and lecturer with 25 years of experience in the management of adults with neurologic disorders. Her clinical work focuses on vestibular disorders and mild traumatic brain injury at Elmhurst Memorial Hospital in the Chicago area. She is the Director of Communications for the Academy of Neurologic PT of the APTA. She teaches continuing education in concussion and vestibular rehabilitation both nationally and internationally.

Her experience includes inpatient and outpatient care, clinical research and program development, including the launch of the fourth credentialed Neurologic PT Residency Program in Pittsburgh. Clinical practice also included vestibular and concussion rehabilitation in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, the Mild Brain Injury Program in Baltimore, Maryland and neurologic private practice in Alexandria, Virginia. She was re-credentialed for her as a Neurologic Clinical Specialist in 2013.

She has been involved in the Academy of Neurologic PT and the Vestibular special interest group, primarily in positions involving website support. In 2005 she received the Award for Clinical Excellence in Neurology by the Neurology Section of the APTA, and in 2015 received the Service Award from the Vestibular Special Interest Group. Her contributions to the literature include book chapters and journal articles in the area of vestibular disorders and mild brain injury rehabilitation.

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Central Vestibular System: Normal Anatomy and Physiology

Presented by Laura Morris, PT, NCS

Central Vestibular System: Normal Anatomy and Physiology

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This course is part of our NCS Prep-Program. Learn more about the full prep-program here: MedBridge NCS Prep-Program.

Vestibular disorders are a unique diagnostic category, often associated with pathology that affects the peripheral vestibular system. This course highlights the central portion of the vestibular system, including anatomy and normal physiology, as a basis for understanding pathology and management central vestibular disorders.

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Central Vestibular Disorders: Pathology and Management

Presented by Laura Morris, PT, NCS

Central Vestibular Disorders: Pathology and Management

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This course is part of our NCS Prep-Program. Learn more about the full prep-program here: MedBridge NCS Prep-Program.

The central vestibular system is diffuse and is integrated into many different areas of the brain stem, cerebellum, spinal cord and cortex. There are many places along the pathways that are vulnerable to pathology, both acquired and traumatic. This course will describe the pathological conditions that may affect the central vestibular pathways. Differential diagnosis of central pathology is presented. Examination, evaluation, prognostic indicators and general intervention guidelines are discussed.

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