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Incontinence: Practical Tips for the Occupational Therapy Practitioner (Part 1)

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

March 6, 2018

This course teaches practical treatment interventions for the generalist practitioner. Strategies can be used in a variety of settings, including home health, skilled nursing facility, hospitals, and...   Read More

  


Aging Programming: Evidence-based Strategies for Aging in Place

Pamela E. Toto, PhD, OTR/L, BCG, FAOTA

February 28, 2018

Older adults may experience age-related changes and chronic health conditions that challenge their goal to age-in-place.This presentation will provide clinicians with a basic understanding of evidence...   Read More


Occupation: What Interventions Do We Target to Promote Aging in Place

Christine Daeschner, MOT, OTR/L

February 27, 2018

Older adults may experience age-related changes and chronic health conditions that challenge their goal to age-in-place. This presentation will provide clinicians with a basic understanding of key occ...   Read More


Environment: Where and How We Promote Aging in Place

Beth Fields, PhD, OTR/L

February 26, 2018

This webinar will examine the contextual and environmental factors that influence the ability of older adults to age-in-place. Understanding how the environment and context support or impede successfu...   Read More


Person: Who Are We Helping To Age In Place

Traci Herc, MOT, OTR/L

February 21, 2018

Older adults may experience age-related changes and chronic health conditions that challenge their goal to age-in-place. This presentation will provide clinicians with a basic understanding of the com...   Read More


Introduction: Defining the Concept of Aging in Place

Kelly Dickson, CScD, OTR/L

February 21, 2018

Older adults may experience age-related changes and chronic health conditions that challenge their goal to age-in-place. This presentation will provide clinicians with a basic understanding of the con...   Read More


The Effects of Visual Perceptual Problems in Children and Adults with Traumatic Brain Injury

Shoshana Shamberg, OTR/L, MS, FAOTA

February 14, 2018

As therapists and advocates for this vulnerable population it is important to understand how different sensory processing disorders manifest and affect functioning, how to best advocate for clients re...   Read More

 


Is it Sensory or Behavior? Understanding Challenging Behavior

Tara Warwick, MS, OTR/L

February 7, 2018

The following course provides a framework for better understanding challenging behavior. Participants will learn how to identify target behavior, create a hypothesis, and create an intervention plan.   Read More

 


Introduction to Autism Spectrum Disorders

Tara Warwick, MS, OTR/L

February 6, 2018

The following course is an introduction to autism spectrum disorder. Participants will learn about the diagnosis of autism as it is described in the DSMV.   Read More


A Focus On Caregivers For Persons With Amyotrophic Lateral Sclerosis (ALS) And Motor Neuron Diseases

Ann Burkhardt, OTD, OTR/L, FAOTA

February 5, 2018

This course will provide a perspective on caregiving for person’s with ALS and motor neuron disease. Occupational Therapists work with clients and their caregivers regularly. When the disease is a p...   Read More


Reducing Disability in Frail Older Adults

Pamela E. Toto, PhD, OTR/L, BCG, FAOTA

January 23, 2018

Frailty is a complex, lifespan compilation of age and disease-related factors that leads to adverse events and poor health outcomes in older adults. This course will provide participants with knowledg...   Read More

  


Hydroneurolysis: A Non-Invasive Carpal Tunnel Release and Therapeutic Recovery

Krysta Rives, MBA, COTA/L, CKTP

January 23, 2018

This course will introduce participants to a non-invasive carpal tunnel release procedure performed under ultrasound guidance. Learners will become familiar with basic anatomy, assessments, and therap...   Read More


Parental Concerns and Pediatric Feeding Disorders: Looking at the Sensory Side of Things

Jennifer Dahms, M.S., CCC-SLP, BCS-S

January 15, 2018

Parents often seek out feeding therapy services for their child due to sensory-based feeding difficulties. It is important to be cognizant of the nature behind these sensory-based issues and be able t...   Read More

 


Applied Behavioral Analysis (ABA) Techniques For Pediatric Occupational Therapists: Applications To Motor Learning

Brittany Hand, PhD, OTR/L

January 10, 2018

This course will cover basic ABA techniques and will explain how those techniques can be applied in motor learning interventions to optimize patient outcomes.   Read More


Applying the Kawa Model in Occupational Therapy Practice

Michael Iwama, PhD, MSc, BScOT, BSc

January 6, 2018

This presentation will provide a comprehensive overview to the newest substantial Model of Occupational Therapy, with emphasis on its application to practice. Directed to Students, Clinicians and Educ...   Read More

 


Fatigue Management Occupational Therapy for Individuals with Autoimmune Disease

Ellen Pong, DPT, MOT, BA

January 4, 2018

This course will explore occupational therapy’s role in providing evidence-based interventions for management of profound, chronic, pathological fatigue encountered by patients with autoimmune or ne...   Read More


Visual Skills and Impact On Learning: Strategies and Resources

Kim Wiggins, OTR/L

December 23, 2017

Children are often misdiagnosed with attention deficits without taking a good look at possible visual insufficiencies. The webinar includes easy-to-understand explanations of the visual system and man...   Read More

 


Therapy Management of Burn Injuries

Alicia Jordan, PT, DPT

December 19, 2017

This course will provide the learner with basic information on the integumentary system, burn wound classification, burn wound healing, and therapy management of burn injuries based on classification.   Read More

 


Amputation Rehabilitation: The Military Experience

Annemarie Orr, OTD, OTR/L

December 16, 2017

This course will provide an overview of occupational therapy’s role in the rehabilitation of amputations in a military setting. The phases of rehabilitation, client-centered goals, and occupation ba...   Read More

 


The Role of Occupational Therapy Within Military Settings

Erik Johnson, MS, OT

December 11, 2017

This session will give a broad overview of military occupational therapy across the spectrum of care. It will include recent case studies of wounded service members and OT intervention both in a tradi...   Read More

 


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