Recovery-based Neurorehabilitation: Locomotor Training and Neuromuscular Electrical Stimulation
Drs. Susan Harkema, PhD and Andrea Behrman, PT, PhD are the Co-Directors of the Christopher and Dana Reeve Foundation’s NeuroRecovery Network (NRN). Together with Dr. Elizabeth Ardolino, PT, PhD, they have designed a comprehensive curriculum to deliver training in both the theories and practice of Locomotor Training (LT) and Neuromuscular Electrical Stimulation (NMES). This curriculum is soon to be offered by NeuroRecovery Learning, LLC, (UNDER CONSTRUCTION) a non-profit entity formed solely for the purpose of developing and delivering this educational content.
NeuroRecovery Learning is committed to creating and promoting a culture of evidence-based practice through these education efforts and in partnership with the NRN, provides the opportunity for clinicians all over the country to be trained in the standardized activity-based techniques used within the NRN clinics and facilities. The curriculum is offered through online education. onsite weekend intensives and apprenticeships.