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What are some ergonomic interventions for pain?

Marissa Marchioni, OTD, OTR/L, CEAS

April 1, 2021

What are some ergonomic interventions for pain?   Read More

  


Can you use contraint induced motor treatment (CIMT) in skilled nursing settings?

Veronica T. Rowe, PhD, OTR/L, CBIST

March 2, 2021

Can you use constraint induced motor treatment in skilled nursing settings?   Read More

 


What is the concept of the upstairs versus downstairs brain when treating children with autism?

Cara Koscinski, OTD, OTR/L

February 5, 2021

What is the concept of the upstairs versus the downstairs brain when treating children with autism?   Read More

 


How do habits, routines, and rituals support us during the holidays and stressful times?

Rondalyn V. Whitney, PhD, OTR/L, FAOTA

January 8, 2021

How do habits, routines, and rituals support us during the holidays and stressful times?   Read More

  


What is intimate partner violence or IPV?

Heather Javaherian-Dysinger, OTD, OTR/L

December 1, 2020

What is intimate partner violence or IPV?   Read More

  


What are the cognitive impairments seen in those with multiple sclerosis? How can we intervene?

Scott Rushanan, MS, OTR/L, MBA

November 6, 2020

What are the cognitive impairments seen in those with multiple sclerosis? How can we intervene?   Read More


What causes nocturnal enuresis or bedwetting?

Tiffany Lee, MA, OTR, BCB-PMD, PRPC

October 2, 2020

What causes nocturnal enuresis or bedwetting?   Read More


Why is a neutral posture so important when setting up a home workspace?

Sara Loesche, MS, OTR/L, CHT

September 8, 2020

Why is a neutral posture so important when setting up a home workspace?   Read More

  


Why do we want COVID-19 patients in a prone position?

Lyndsay Laxton, OTR/L, Julia Smith, MS, OTR/L

August 5, 2020

Why do we want COVID-19 patients in a prone position?   Read More

   


Self-care for OTs: What are some helpful tips to manage stress?

Kathleen Weissberg, OTD, OTR/L

June 2, 2020

What are some helpful tips to manage stress?   Read More

 


Are there any quick mindfulness and self-care breathing exercises for healthcare professionals?

Nicole Steward, MSW, RYT

May 5, 2020

Are there any quick mindfulness and self-care breathing exercises for healthcare professionals?   Read More

 


For treating in the home, does there need to be an MD order if insurance is not involved?

Barbara Kornblau, JD, OT/L, FAOTA

May 1, 2020

If an elderly patient is seen in the home by an OT, does there need to be an MD order if insurance is not involved?   Read More

  


Can you give an example of a pediatric treatment provided via telehealth, the session length, and how much parents need to be involved?

Aditi Mehra, DHS, OTR/L

May 1, 2020

Can you give an example of a pediatric treatment provided via telehealth? What is the typical length of the session? How much do the parents need to be involved?   Read More

   


An Overview of Telehealth

Jana Cason, DHS, OTR/L, FAOTA

April 2, 2020

What is Telehealth?   Read More


Can I earn all the CEUs for my state license renewal online at OccupationalTherapy.com?

Fawn Carson, OTD, OTR/L, ATP, Nika Ball, MOT, OTR/L, ATP

March 13, 2020

Can I get all of the continuing education to renew my state license online at OccupationalTherapy.com?   Read More


Feeding and Vision in Infancy

Marsha Dunn Klein, OTR/L, MEd, FAOTA

March 4, 2020

As infants, what do we learn about feeding through vision?​   Read More


Use of the Montessori Method with Clients With Dementia

Kathleen Weissberg, OTD, OTR/L

February 5, 2020

How do you use the Montessori method with clients with dementia?   Read More

 


Risk Factors for Motor Delays

Jessica McMurdie, OTR/L

January 3, 2020

What are the risk factors for motor delays?   Read More

 


Anxious Eaters Defined

Marsha Dunn Klein, OTR/L, MEd, FAOTA

December 9, 2019

Who are anxious eaters?   Read More


Risk Factors for Developing COPD

Camille Tovera-Magsombol, OTD, OTR/L

November 5, 2019

What are the risk factors for developing COPD?   Read More