Certificate in Conductive Education
Provide an overall understanding of the philosophy and main tenents of Conductive Education (CE).
CE is described as habilitation through learning. This unique group method of active learning allows individuals living with motor disorders opportunities to maximize their functional independence. The intervention technique provides a cost-effective, time-efficient group program, which promotes success and personal goal achievement.
This advanced training offers the practitioner higher level clinical knowledge and experience as well as hands-on clinical skills with conductive education. Additionally, the certificate program provides the opportunity for the development of evidence-based practice, which may lead to further studies supporting CE.
Why Pursue This Certificate?
Conductive Education provides a method of intervention that maximizes a practitioner’s time with the client. Based on clinical practice settings, CE can offer a variety of advantages.
CE for School-Based Therapists
- educationally relevant model
- maximized client function and independence
- time-efficient and effective
- contributes to a systematic change in the way that services are delivered
- intensive motor training within the school environment
CE for Hospital-Based Therapists
- intensive rehab model
- maximized therapy time
- cost effective
- time effective
CE for Long-Term, Residential-Care Settings
- group model
- maximized client independence
- enhanced rehab service delivery
- increased socialization opportunities
This program was initially funded by The Coleman Foundation and developed in partnership with the Center for Independence through Conductive Education.