Get curated rehab nursing education from REACH 2020.

Get CNE from sessions on evidence-based practice, new treatments, and the latest legislation and coding info.

Rehabilitation nursing is a diverse field of practice, covering every corner of the medical landscape. We strive to build a comprehensive educational schedule for you every year, and 2020 is no different. In addition to preconference sessions, general sessions, poster and paper presentations, and professional tours, we’ve got 18 robust concurrent sessions that you can use to build the perfect schedule of practice-impacting education.

Register now and attend sessions for all aspects of rehab nursing.

Practice and Delivery of Patient Care

  • Nursing and Therapy Communicating Together to Deliver Seamless Rehabilitation Strategies 24/7
    Maritza Padilla, BSN RN CRRN, and Michael Auer, DPT
  • It's Not All About Wheelchairs: Supporting Mental Health in the Rehabilitation Patient
    Cheryl Lehman, PhD RN-BC CNS-BC CRRN
  • Integrating Advance Care Planning as Part of Routine Comprehensive Geriatric Assessments
    Maria A. Cantu-Cooper, MD
  • The Care of Post-Transplant Patients
    Grace Walker, RN ACCM, and Rolando Garcia

Stroke and Spinal Cord Injury

  • Rehabilitation Nurses Panel: Demystifying Stroke Care Across the Continuum
    Michelle E Camicia, PhD NEA-BC CCM FAHA RN FARN; Debbie Summers; Barbara J Lutz, PhD PHNA-BC CRRN FAAN FAHA RN; Lynn Klassman
  • Care and Education of SCI patients
    Claudia T. Kitchin, RN BSN CRRN
  • Sexuality, Intimacy, and Fertility with SCI
    Gina Biter-Mundt and Steve Lau

Emerging Therapies and Research

  • Neuroplasticity and Neurogenesis
    Jean Makesh
  • All Hands on Deck: The Opioid Crisis from the Population Health Perspective
    Sophie Nathenson, PhD
  • Bowel & Bladder Algorithms
    Christine Cave, MSN RN
  • Rehabilitation Robotics: Current Research and Application
    Shuo-Hsiu “James” Chang, PT PhD

Self-Care, Managing a Team, and Career Development

  • Change Management, Being a Change Agent
    Susan B. Fowler, PhD RN CNRN FAHA
  • Creating a Successful Abstract
    Amy Bok, BSN MSN RN CRRN
  • Mentoring the Next Generation of Writers
    Linda Pierce, PhD CRRN FAAN MSN RN, and Pamela Larsen, PhD MS RN
  • Mentoring: Sharing the love of Rehabilitation Nursing
    Donna Williams MSN RN CRRN
  • Guilty or Innocent..What Does Your Documentation Show. The Mock Trial Experience
    Michele Cournan, ANP-BC DNP FNP RN CRRN

Complementary and Alternative Treatments

  • Non-pharmacological Approaches to Managing Behavior of Patients with a TBI and other Challenging Populations: An Interdisciplinary Approach
    Elizabeth Koyle, PT DPT MBA PhD and Katie Palmer, MA LPC
  • Non-Pharmacological and Holistic Approaches in Rehabilitation Nursing: Where Are We Now?
    Paul Nathenson, DNP APRN NP-C

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