Online Courses

Online Courses - 2021

2021 NeuropsychologySA Mini Course:
Estimating Premorbid Ability


Estimating premorbid cognitive ability as part of assessments, especially in the medico-legal context, is important so that brain impairment is not missed and/or so that defendants in court cases are not required to pay unjustifiable amounts in compensation.

Evaluate and compare methods of estimating premorbid ability as it applies in South Africa and earn 3 CPD points, by participating in this online course (Estimating Premorbid Ability: NeuropsychologySA Mini Course, accreditation no. PSB002/061/05/2021).

COST: R 695-00 (incl VAT)(free to NeuropsychologySA subscribers*)

HOW IT WORKS:
1) Register for the course. 
2) Read and open-source article: Peter Bright & Ian van der Linde (2020) Comparison of methods for estimating premorbid intelligence, Neuropsychological Rehabilitation, 30:1, 1-14.
4) Complete a multiple-choice online questionnaire and achieve at least 80%.
5) Submit the questionnaire by 30 November 2021.

For more information, e-mail Tanya at info@neuropsychologysa.co.za

*To become a subscriber of NeuropsychologySA, complete the application form and send it to info@neuropsychologysa.co.za


2021 NeuropsychologySA Mini Course:
Postconcussional Syndrome: Defendable in Court?

According to a recently published article, persisting symptoms after mild traumatic brain injury, known as postconcussional syndrome, is no longer defendable in the medico-legal context. Find out why, and earn 3 General CEU’s at the same time by participating in this Mini Course.

CPD Accreditation no. PSB002/037/05/2021 in Level 1

COST: R690-00 (incl. VAT) (Free to all paying subscribers of NeuropsychologySA)

HOW IT WORKS:
1) Register by completing the REGISTRATION FORM.
2) Once the registration form has been submitted, you will receive instructions and the links to a) the open-source article that you need to read and b) the online questionnaire based on that article.
3) Read the article and then answer the questions of the questionnaire. Click on “Submit”.

80% is required to pass this course. You may resubmit until you have the necessary score, but only until the deadline of 30 November 2021.

*To become a subscriber to NeuropsychologySA at the cost of R123-05 per month, please download and complete the application form and scan and e-mail it to info@neuropsychologysa.co.za. New subscribers need to subscribe for at least 5 months to make use of this training opportunity.