Shingles: The Forgotten Herpes Virus
2 CEUs for NJ Massage Therapists and Chiropractors*
Learning Objectives: Upon completion of this program, the participant will be able to:
- Understand the cause of the “Shingles” Herpetic Virus
- Be able to identify what the virus looks like vs. other rashes or skin conditions
- Be familiar with the duration of the virus and the diagnosis techniques available
- The prevention and management of this virus
This program will discuss the causes, symptoms, diagnosis, duration, and current treatment options of the Herpes Virus, “Shingles”. Most of the time we hear about “Shingles” is a TV commercial about current vaccine options. This course will go into depth about the virus and how prevalent is really is. What do the symptoms look like, how to identify if you have shingles vs. other rashes, what your prevention and treatment options are. This program is a must for everyone to understand, properly diagnose, and treat this virus.
Instructor: Rose Hirshorn, CDA, RDA
Attend this program as either a LIVE INTERACTIVE Webinar or you can attend IN PERSON at our school
Requirements to attend a live webinar:
You will need a smartphone, tablet, laptop or desktop computer to view it. If using a smartphone or tablet, it is best to have the app for the program on your device (i.e. Zoom, GoToWebinar).
To verify your continued attendance during the class, you will need a microphone, webcam or the ability to type into the program’s live chat.
Instructors or school personnel will take attendance periodically throughout the class.
Instructors may call on participants.
To verify attendance, a code word may be given sometime during the class.
You will be required to complete and return an evaluation after the course has ended. The evaluation may ask what code word was given.
You may not receive your Certificate of Completion if we cannot verify your attendance.
Webinar invitations are emailed to registered students approx. one day prior to the class.
*CONTINUING EDUCATION APPROVALS:
Approved for 2 CEUs for NJ Chiropractors through the NJ Board of Chiropractic Examiners because The Institute for Continuing Education is an Approved Provider/Sponsor through 8/31/23. It is also approved for 2 CEUs for chiropractors in any state that accepts PACE; The Institute for Continuing Education is recognized by the PACE Program of the Federation of Chiropractic Licensing Boards.
For massage therapists, the course is covered only for New Jersey massage therapists/bodyworkers under Section 13:37-4.2(a) (i)(xiii) of the New Jersey Board of Massage and Bodywork Therapy regulations. It is not currently approved by the NCBTMB.