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Foundations for School Readiness: Sensory Regulation and Yoga (Day 1)

Britt Collins, MS, OTR/L

September 10, 2018

This course will provide you tips and tools to integrate sensory regulation, yoga and mindfulness into the classroom for children of all abilities.   Read More


Entrepreneurship for the OT Professional

Krista Covell-Pierson, OTR/L, BCB-PMD

August 31, 2018

Do you dream of starting your own business but don't know where to start? This course will give you practical tips and help OT professionals get started on making their career dreams come true.   Read More


Stress, Trauma and Mindfulness: Self-Care for Healthcare Professionals

August 27, 2018

In order to treat the whole patient, we need an understanding of how stress and trauma impacts their treatment, as well as the importance of self-care to keep us sustained. Participants will be able t...   Read More


Primitive Reflexes and How They Impact Development

Emily Roper Prentice, INPP

August 27, 2018

Infants are born with a set of primitive reflexes that should inhibit within the first year after birth. This course looks at the impact that primitive reflexes have on brain and body development when...   Read More

 


Typical Development

Emily Roper Prentice, INPP

August 22, 2018

This course is about the complex process of normal development. Its goal is to help participants understand what happens when children develop typically so that they can have a better understanding of...   Read More


Talking About the Unspoken: Death & Dying

Sharon L. Gorman, PT, DPTSc, GCS

August 17, 2018

One experience links all humans regardless of the variety of factors that may differentiate us, death. Learn about open-ended communication techniques, including specific questions, to help open dialo...   Read More


Implementing RtI for School-Based OTs and PTs: Supporting Struggling Learners

Jean Polichino, MS, OTR, FAOTA

August 17, 2018

In order to make meaningful contributions to general education Response to Intervention (RtI) activities, school-based occupational therapy and physical therapy practitioners must understand the RtI m...   Read More

 


Children's Environments: Accessibility Consultation for Safety, Independence, and Learning

Shoshana Shamberg, OTR/L, MS, FAOTA

August 17, 2018

Occupational therapists specially trained in accessibility issues and legislative compliance are crucial to targeting barriers and providing solutions to maximize safety, independence, working and lea...   Read More

 


Everyday Application of the AOTA Code of Ethics

Jane Dressler, JD, OTR/L

August 7, 2018

A two-hour overview for OT practitioners that explores daily ethical responsibilities, ethical decision-making models and application of material to attendee’s real life ethical issues.   Read More

  


Animal-Assisted Interventions for Older Adults

Beth Fields, PhD, OTR/L

August 2, 2018

This webinar will provide an overview of the role of animal interactions for older adults and the role of occupational therapy practitioners in supporting the human animal bond. We will discuss how oc...   Read More


Advocacy Strategies for the Occupational Therapy Assistant

Sara Loesche, MS, OTR/L, CHT

July 27, 2018

This course will explore the role of the occupational therapy assistant and its value to the occupational therapy profession as well as larger health care, educational, and community contexts. Strateg...   Read More


Down Syndrome 101 for Pediatric OTs

Cara Koscinski, MOT, OTR/L

July 20, 2018

Children with Down Syndrome often exhibit differences in tone, joints, feeding, heart and respiratory problems, as well as behavioral and co-morbid conditions. Understanding the complexities of the co...   Read More

 


The ADLs You Didn't Know You Were Missing

July 18, 2018

This course focuses on providing the practicing physical therapist and physical therapist assistant with practical competency and knowledge on common dysfunctions that may be seen in patients with pel...   Read More


Fieldwork Education: Cultural Considerations for the Clinical Educator

Vikram Pagpatan, MS, OTR/L, ATP

July 14, 2018

This course will seek to explore, discuss and analyze cultural sensitivities and contextual considerations for the clinical educator when mentoring a fieldwork level student.   Read More


Occupational Therapy, Mental Health Housing, and Recovery

Sean Getty, MS, OTR/L

July 10, 2018

This presentation will introduce participants to occupational therapy’s role in residential mental health treatment. Strategies that can be used to advocate to housing providers in forming relations...   Read More

  


Assistive Technology Development: From Design to Market

Jayne Knowlton, OTD, OTR/L

June 28, 2018

Becoming an entrepreneur can be exciting and daunting. The path from product concept to market can be demanding and fraught with barriers to success. This course will guide attendees on the process of...   Read More

 


Maternal Health and Occupational Therapy: Exploring Our Role with New Mothers

Sara Loesche, MS, OTR/L, CHT

June 26, 2018

Being a holistic and client-centered health care provider, occupational therapy practitioners can have a positive impact on new mothers and help with a successful role transition to motherhood as the...   Read More


20Q: Adaptive Equipment Pioneer

Fred Sammons, PhD (HON), OT, FAOTA

June 13, 2018

Fred Sammons is one of the early pioneers in occupational therapy. He has been an occupational therapist for over 60 years. During that time, he has been an innovator in designing. manufacturing, and...   Read More

       


Perinatal Mental Health and Occupational Therapy - Part 2

Kiley Hanish, OTD, OTR/L

June 5, 2018

Part 2 of this course examines the impact of parental mental health on infant development. Opportunities for OTs to support mothers, the mother-baby dyad, and the entire family are explored.   Read More


Perinatal Mental Health and Occupational Therapy - Part 1

Kiley Hanish, OTD, OTR/L

June 5, 2018

Part 1 of this course explores mental health during pregnancy and the postpartum period, identifies risk factors, and reviews manifestations of perinatal mental illness. It will also look at changes i...   Read More


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