Statement of Need and Target Audience

Educational opportunities that promote evidence-based interventions for persons with spinal cord injury/disorder are needed by clinicians in order to provide optimum care for this patient population. ASCIP 2020 provides such an opportunity by presenting evidence-based research, standards-of-care and guidelines for clinical practice.


  • Certified Disability Management Specialist
  • Certified Rehabilitation Counselor
  • Occupational Therapists (AOTA)
  • Physical Therapists (ACCME – Non-MD CME)
  • Physicians (ACCME)
  • Psychologists (Non-MD CME/APA Division 22)
  • Registered Dietitians
  • Social Workers
  • Speech-Language-Hearing Therapists (ASHA)

ASCIP 2020 Overall Learning Objectives

At the conclusion of this activity, the learner should be able to:

  • Explore advances in research, medicine, and nursing care and discuss their impact on the rehabilitation of patients with SCI/D and their support systems
  • Discuss state-of-the-art approaches to improving the care of patients with SCI/D to promote positive outcomes
  • Implement changes to clinical practice and administrative strategies for effective rehabilitation of patients with a variety of SCI/D diagnoses
  • Incorporate evidence-based research outcomes into the care of patients and their families

Continuing Education Credit Information

Educational Level: Intermediate
Instructional Method: Live Internet
CME/CEU: 20 contact hours



Completion Requirements: Credit is only given to attendees who register for the event; attend the live sessions; evaluate each session attended, take the post-test for each session and complete the overall conference evaluation. At the end of the evaluation you will be able to claim your credit and print your certificate.

Terms & Conditions


Any person may file a signed complaint about ASCIP educational events. Complaints must be submitted in writing. The complaint must be identified as a complaint. The complaint must clearly describe the specific nature of the complaint, provide supporting data for the charge, specify the changes sought by the complainant, and identify the person making the complaint. All  Complaints that meet the specified criteria will be considered by ASCIP.  Complaints should be sent to:

Attn: Education
224 West State Street
Trenton, NJ  08608


Individuals requesting accommodation under the Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA) or any other special needs should contact ASCIP at 217-321-2488 prior to purchase.