This symposium will review the lesser known vestibular disorders of Persistent Postural-Perceptual Dizziness (PPPD) and Mal de Debarquement Syndrome (MdDS). Both of these functional disorders result in significant distress and impact daily living in patients. A review of what is currently known about what causes these conditions and what treatment options are available will be discussed.
list lesser known functional vestibular disorders.
demonstrate increased understanding and management of Persistent Postural-Perceptual Dizziness
demonstrate increased understanding and management of Mal de Debarquement Syndrome
discuss the general goals of vestibular rehabilitation for patients with Persistent Postural-Perceptual Dizziness and Mal de Debarquement Syndromes