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Nerve Compression

Rebecca Neiduski, Ph.D., OTR/L, CHT

September 12, 2013

Today I am going to discuss nerve compression. As we go through this presentation, I hope that you are asking yourself the questions, “What do I currently do? What is the current practice I use? Wha...   Read More


Away with S-O-A-P and on to Proficient Documentation

Mary Daulong, PT, CHC, CHP

September 6, 2013

This text base course is a transcript of a live seminar titled "Away with S-O-A-P an On to Proficient Documentation” presented by Mary Daulong. It is strongly recommended that you follow...   Read More


Improving Memory Using the Spaced Retrieval Technique for Occupational Therapists

Megan L. Malone, MA, CCC-SLP, Jennifer Loehr, M.A., CCC-SLP

August 30, 2013

Mainly what I am going to be sharing with you today is the use of this technique with the older population, specifically with the dementia population, but as we are going to find out, spaced-retrieval...   Read More


What Every Occupational Therapist Should Know About Evidence-Based Practice

Franklin Stein, Ph.D., OTR/L, FAOTA

August 22, 2013

Let me start with some basic questions that are related to evidence-based practice. Are occupational therapists being effective with patients? How do we know that a therapist is an excellent occupatio...   Read More


Cultural Competence in the Clinic

Roxie M. Black, Ph.D., OTR/L, FAOTA

August 12, 2013

This text based course is a transcript of the live webinar titled "Cultural Competence in the Clinic", presented by Roxie Black PhD, OTR/L, FAOTA.>> Roxie Black: This presentation doe...   Read More

 


Options for Improving Upper Extremity Function Following Cervical Spinal Cord Injury

Anne Bryden, OTR/L

August 2, 2013

>> Anne Bryden: I am glad to see such interest in this topic. I know that spinal cord injury is generally a smaller population compared to a lot of the types of disabilities that we as occupat...   Read More

 


Depression and Other Psychosocial Disorders Associated with Stroke

Gina Taylor, MS, OTR/L, HPCS

July 25, 2013

A person who has depression is 2-3 times more likely to have a stroke. There is also a risk factor for not surviving a stroke. Having depression prior to stroke can be a very high risk factor and a po...   Read More

  


Interpreting Challenging Behavior in Individuals with Autism Spectrum Disorders

Tara Warwick, MS, OTR/L

June 28, 2013

The following course is designed to teach participants how to interpret challenging behavior using evidence-based practice. Participants will break down the components of challenging behavior and use...   Read More

 


Introduction to Autism Spectrum Disorders: Characteristics and Learning Styles

Tara Warwick, MS, OTR/L

June 19, 2013

The following course will increase participants understanding of the autism spectrum disorder as it currently is in the DSMIV. Participants will also gain knowledge on the upcoming DSMV and how it rel...   Read More

 


Restraint Reduction: Regulations, Alternatives and Therapy Intervention

Kathleen Weissberg, OTD, OTR/L

June 12, 2013

This text based course is a transcript of the live webinar titled, "Restraint Reduction: Regulations, Alternatives and Therapy Intervention" presented by Kathleen Weissberg M.S., OTR/L.>&...   Read More

 


Fear of Falling and Activity Restriction Among Community-Dwelling Older Adults

Gina Taylor, MS, OTR/L, HPCS

June 4, 2013

This text is a transcript based on the live webinar titled, "Fear of Falling and Activity Restriction Among Community-Dwelling Older Adults" presented by Jane Painter Ed.D., OTR/L, FAOTA.>...   Read More


Flexor Tendon Injuries

Rebecca Neiduski, Ph.D., OTR/L, CHT

May 30, 2013

>> Rebecca Von der Heyde: I would like to know a little bit about those joining us today. Have you treated a patient with a flexor tendon injury in the past month? Have you ever treated a pati...   Read More


Management of Shoulder Subluxation After Stroke

Salvador Bondoc, OTD, OTR/L, FAOTA

May 17, 2013

This text-based course is a transcript of the live webinar titled, "Management of Shoulder Subluxation After Stroke", presented by Salvador Bondoc, OTD, OTR/L, FAOTA >> Salvador Bondoc...   Read More

 


Effective Strategies for Decreasing Challenging Behavior in Individuals with Autism Spectrum Disorders

Tara Warwick, MS, OTR/L

February 20, 2013

The following course will provide the participants with a framework for providing intervention to individuals with autism spectrum disorders. The intervention strategies discussed are for teaching new...   Read More

 


EADLs: Enabling Access to Environments and Activities Across the Lifespan

Kim Furphy, D.HSc., OT, ATP

January 30, 2013

This seminar focuses on provision of EADL Units for individuals across the lifespan. Participants will have the opportunity to learn about various devices available to offer individuals access to mult...   Read More


Executive Function Assessment

Timothy Wolf, OTD, MSCI, OTR/L

January 28, 2013

>> Timothy Wolf: The title of my assessment is broadly titled, “Executive Function Assessment.” and to get started, I would like to go over a few objectives for what I want to cover...   Read More


Dementia Management: Evaluation and Staging

Kathleen Weissberg, OTD, OTR/L

January 23, 2013

>>Kathleen Weissberg: Dementia management is near and dear to my heart for a number of reasons. It has become my specialty probably because I am convinced I have dementia. But it is something...   Read More


The Hand 101

Rebecca Neiduski, Ph.D., OTR/L, CHT

January 7, 2013

This text based course is a transcript of the live webinar titled, "The Hand 101", presented by Rebecca von der Heyde, Ph.D., OTR/L, CHT. Rebecca Von Der Heyde: I really hope to keep you en...   Read More


Falls Prevention and Effectiveness of Tai Chi in Reducing Fall Risk Among Older Adults

Gina Taylor, MS, OTR/L, HPCS

October 29, 2012

This text based course is a transcript of the live webinar titled, "Falls Prevention and Effectiveness of Tai Chi in Reducing Fall Risk Among Older Adults", by Jane Painter, Ed.D, OTR/L, FAO...   Read More


Distal Radius, Metacarpal & Proximal Phalanx Fractures

Rebecca Neiduski, Ph.D., OTR/L, CHT

August 13, 2012

>> Rebecca von der Heyde: Is the majority of your caseload patients with upper extremity injuries? Let’s begin by looking at the objectives. The objectives for the talk today are to ide...   Read More


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