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Face Masks and Communication - Audiological Implications
Presented by Barbara Weinstein, PhD
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Course: #4972Level: Introductory1 Hour
Face masks may impact communication in healthcare settings, particularly for people with hearing loss. Strategies for professionals to use in order to optimize communication for all patients when face masks are worn will be reviewed.

Taping for Shoulder Conditions
Presented by Ann Marie Feretti, EdD, OTR/L, CHT, Irene Lee, PT, DPT, SCS
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Course: #4954Level: Advanced4 Hours
Master skills to implement in your practice immediately with continued Master Class. This course is designed to build on the clinician’s experience evaluating patients with shoulder conditions and introduce kinesiology taping as an intervention with a variety of uses in the clinic. Participants will learn skills they can use immediately to decrease pain and improve function with the use of taping for shoulder conditions.

Power Wheelchair Advanced Features
Presented by Michelle Lange, OTR, ABDA, ATP/SMS
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Course: #4947Level: Advanced2 Hours
Power wheelchairs do far more than drive – the driving method can be used to navigate and control other features including Reverse, Speeds, Power Seating, or an Interfaced Assistive Technology device (i.e. a communication device). Power Wheelchairs can send Bluetooth signals to control devices such as tablets and smartphones. Finally, new SMART technologies are making power wheelchairs safer and more efficient for everyone.

Tools to Optimize Quality Alzheimer’s and Dementia Care: Tackling Loneliness and Social Isolation
Presented by Kathleen Weissberg, OTD, OTR/L
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Course: #4961Level: Intermediate1 Hour
This session will review practical and cost-effective strategies care providers can implement to impact these areas. Following the framework of person-centered care, providers will hear about meaningful and purposeful activity, sensory, technology, and wellness strategies they can implement to mitigate the potentially harmful effects of isolation.

Positioning for Function: The Trunk and Extremities
Presented by Michelle Lange, OTR, ABDA, ATP/SMS
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Course: #4949Level: Intermediate2 Hours
This course will present common trunk asymmetries seen in wheelchair seating with suggested strategies to address each challenge. Providing as neutral a trunk position as possible improves overall posture, stability, and function. This course will then systematically address potential upper and lower extremity positioning challenges with suggested interventions. By specifically positioning the extremities, the seating system provides stability, function and even protection from injury.

An Upper Extremity Primer: Assessing Motion and Strength
Presented by Valeri Calhoun, MS, OTR/L, CHT
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Course: #4862Level: Introductory1 Hour
This course will cover the assessment of upper extremity motion and strength in relation to the provision of UE rehabilitation.

OT’s Mental Health Response to the COVID Pandemic: Older Adults
Presented by Elizabeth Alicea Torres, MS, OTR/L
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Course: #4940Level: Intermediate1 Hour
This course will provide an overview of a variety of the mental health issues the elderly face in the presence of the COVID-19 pandemic. This course will also provide examples of situations where the deteriorating mental health of the elderly has changed their abilities to function at their maximal potential, as well as explain implications for occupational therapy involvement. This is Day 5 of the virtual conference, OT's Mental Health Response to the COVID Pandemic.

OT's Mental Health Response to the COVID Pandemic: Persons Experiencing Homelessness
Presented by Caitlin Synovec, OTD, OTR/L, BCMH
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Course: #4943Level: Intermediate1 Hour
This course seeks to provide an overview of occupational therapy response and interventions to Covid-19 for adults experiencing homelessness and/or housing instability. This is Day 4 of the virtual conference, OT's Mental Health Response to the COVID Pandemic.

OT's Mental Health Response to the COVID Pandemic: Promoting School Participation, A Trauma-Informed Approach
Presented by Amanda M. Rodriguez, OTD, MOT, OTR/L
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Course: #4950Level: Intermediate1 Hour
This is an introductory course focused on the impact of the pandemic on school participation and well-being through a trauma-informed lens. The course offers an overview of trauma, trauma-informed care, and opportunities for practitioners to utilize trauma-informed approaches to support student engagement in the classroom. This is Day 3 of the virtual conference, OT's Mental Health Response to the COVID Pandemic.

OT's Mental Health Response to the COVID Pandemic: Adolescents in Group Homes
Presented by Joanna Stumper, MS, OTR/L
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Course: #4958Level: Intermediate1 Hour
This course will describe the evolving role of OT in group homes during a pandemic. The focus will be on strategies utilized to establish safety and stability during a collective traumatic experience. This is Day 2 of the virtual conference, OT's Mental Health Response to the COVID Pandemic.

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