Paula Duve, DPT, CBIS – Physical Therapist, On With Life

Paula Duve is a licensed physical therapist who has served at On With Life since 2018. She received her undergraduate degree in Health and Human Physiology at the University of Iowa before completing her doctorate in physical therapy at Des Moines University. She worked in the Ankeny Inpatient Program with On With Life for nearly two years before transitioning to the outpatient program in Coralville. Paula is a certified brain injury specialist through the Brain Injury Association of America and is a LSVT-BIG certified clinician.

Session Description:

The purpose of this presentation is to provide healthcare professionals with an overview of concussion and return to work, especially pertaining to those with lingering concussion symptoms after the typical two to four-week recovery time. In addition, the presentation will provide the audience with specific examples of individualized, survivor-specific transdisciplinary interventions utilized to address a myriad of challenges with returning to work post-concussion.