Course series

Advanced Bladder Diary Analysis and Bladder Training

PT/PTA CEUs

  • 4 hours
  • Click below for CEU specifics for each state.

Access

  • Immediate access
  • Unlimited access to course contents 

Audience

  • All pelvic health providers
  • Participants should have some previous course work in conservative management of pelvic floor dysfunction. 
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BONUS: Live Office Hours with Beth Shelly

While all of the course content is pre-recorded, you can jump on any or all of these office hour sessions!  
Join Beth live for an hour of questions and answers to deepen your understanding of Pelvic Therapy. Bring your questions, cases, and queries. These sessions are intended to deepen thought processes and advance clinical practice.  Meetings will be held via Zoom and are open to all Pelvic Guru members free of charge. 

    • Session One - March 5th at 7PM CST - PFM Assessment
    • Session Two - April 2 at 7PM CST – EMG Assessment and Treatment
    • Session Three - May 7 at 7PM CST– Bladder Dairy Analysis and Treatment



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What to expect:

This 4 hour course is intended to provide advanced clinicians with objective methods of evaluating bladder function through bladder dairy analysis. Norms for urinary frequency, volume, and nocturia will be discussed based on patient’s age, gender, and fluid intake. Mathematical calculations of measured volume diaries can be used to determine global polyuria, nocturnal polyuria, small volume bladder, and other conditions. Understanding bladder diary results is essential in creating effective treatment plans for patients with pelvic floor dysfunction. Interactive format will be used to learn analysis and assessment techniques. This course will not include all forms of bladder training or other types of pelvic floor rehabilitation. 

What will you learn?

OBJECTIVES:
At the completion of this course, participants will be able to:

  • Fully assess a measured volume bladder diary
  • Apply bladder diary results to clinical practice
  • Give advice on fluid intake modifications
  • Determine when patients need further medical intervention based on bladder diary results
  • Develop a bladder training program for a patient with resistant OAB or urinary retention
Be able to teach classes or work one-on-one!
Meet the instructor

Dr. Beth Shelly, PT, DPT, WCS, BCB-PMD

Dr. Beth Shelly, PT, DPT, WCS, BCB-PMD, is a doctor of physical therapy and board certified in women's health and pelvic EMG biofeedback. Dr Shelly has been working in the field for over 30 years and has authored many chapters and professional articles and has taught many continuing education programs. She has been active in ICS on the Physiotherapy and Standardization Steering committees. Beth is co-chair of the recently published ICS standard terms for Pelvic Floor Muscle assessment and is an author of several other standard terms documents. Dr Shelly lectures to medical professionals all over the world and owns a private practice in the United States where she treats outpatients with all forms of pelvic floor dysfunctions.
Patrick Jones - Course author

FAQs

What is the Cancelation & Refund Policy?
Individual GPHAM webinars are non-refundable. 
For other courses, the option for a full refund is available within 48 hours of purchase, however it is non-refundable upon either of these conditions:
  • You have viewed more than 50% of the course material
  • You have already claimed your CE certificate
If you need additional assistance with a refund or course concern, please email [email protected].
Will there be any part of this live course where I could be recorded?
Live participation parts of courses may be recorded live and screenshots maybe be taken by the instructor or the host. If your camera is on, your microphone is on, or you type comments in the comment section, your participation will be part of that recording. If you do not wish to be part of this recording, you will be responsible for keeping your video and audio recording OFF during any live recorded sessions. 
How can I use the handouts, videos, and course supplemental material?
You will be provided with online content and recordings of the course as well as slides and material related to the course. This material is for your personal use only.  Please do not use clips of video, screen captures, screenshots, or copying in any way, that you might be presenting it as your own (whether or not it is for financial gain). Sharing a screenshot to social media that is credited to the instructor and/or Pelvic Guru, LLC is acceptable. If you would like to use any of this content for an independent project, you need to discuss this directly with Pelvic Guru and the instructor of the course. 
Will I have to exercise or have a space to move for this course? 
Some of the Pelvic Guru Academy courses have sections in them in which you will have the option of doing movement at various levels. Understand that all physical therapy, rehabilitative, and strength training instruction and use of all facilities and equipment shall be done at you own risk, and please be physically and medically able to undertake any and all physical therapy, rehabilitative, and strength training instruction provided in the course.