Sherman College of Chiropractic

Autism, Children & Chiropractic: Literature, Theories & Risk Management

Instructor: Matthew McCoy, DC, MPH

3 Credit Hours

Course Objective: This presentation provides a review of the various theories and models of vertebral subluxation in relation to autism and neurodevelopmental disorders. The course reviews the past and current literature in chiropractic and autism and discusses the unique risk management issues facing chiropractors as well as the doctrine of informed consent and how its applied in a special needs population.

Format: Online Learning with audio visual and PowerPoint presentation, as well as additional handout reading material.

Approved Provinces: NL, ON, QC 

Approved PACE States: AK, KS, ME, NV

Approved States: CO, CT, DE, DC, GA, ID, IL, IA, KY, MA, MD, MI, MN, MO, MT, NC, ND, NE, NJ, NY, OH, OR, PA, RI, SC, TN, UT, VA, VT, VI, WA, WY

Approved Territory: PR

It is the responsibility of the participant to ensure that the program is approved in the state to which they would like to receive credit.

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