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Graduate Record 2022-2023 
Graduate Record 2022-2023

EDIS 5058 - Positioning, Handling, and Self-Care Skills

Effective Start Date: 03/01/2009
Designed for special educators, related service personnel, and other professionals who teach young children with disabilities or school-aged students with severe disabilities. Includes interdisciplinary instructors with training in special education, occupational, physical, and speech therapies, and nursing. Content addresses high & low muscle tone and related movement disabilities, mobility, carrying and positioning of students, use of equipment, instruction of self-care, and collaborative teaming. Students are involved in supervised use of lifting, positioning, and other therapeutic methods. Prerequisite: EDIS 5000; corequisite: EDIS 7150.

Credits: 3
Grading Basis: Graded