Introduction to Neonatal Therapy 2021

Course Overview

3 CEUs


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Back by popular demand, this is the 2020 COFFEE CLUB Introduction to Neonatal Therapy as an on-demand course.

Video Presentation

3CEUs. 15 MCQs.:

This course will review:
  • Assessment of neonates
  • Treatment of neonates with discussion of level of skill and knowledge required for the different techniques/approaches
  • Review and recommendations of courses or training available to up-skill adequately in this field. 
  • Case Studies
*You have until the 31st of December 2021 to complete this course*



The OT Link is delighted to bring you a recorded presentation by Bianca Pereira[MSc(OT)] from 2020 Coffee Club.

Bianca is currently working at the prestigious Nelson Mandela Children’s Hospital. She completed her certification as a Neonatal Therapist at the beginning of 2020. Bianca completed her MSc in 2016 at Wits. Her dissertation was titled: “Developmental outcomes of infants with HIE that have and have not undergone whole-body induced hypothermia.” She has completed basic and advanced NDT training; Neonatal core training (Ignite program through NANT); and NBAS training. She is certified in the use of Prechtl’s General Movement Assessment and the Hammersmith Neonatal Neurological Examination.  She has 11 years of clinical experience in paediatrics (and specifically neonatal therapy) and hand therapy and has worked in the public and private health care settings. She is well qualified to share cutting edge knowledge and experience in this fast developing field.