20Q: An Expert in Developmental Coordination Disorder

Course: #4288Level: Intermediate1.5 Hour 428 Reviews
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In this edition, we highlight Dr. Sharon Cermak’s career and contributions to occupational therapy. Dr. Cermak is renowned for her expertise in Developmental Coordination Disorder. She was selected as one of the 100 leading occupational therapists and has received many awards for her working in sensory processing. This course is part of a quarterly series on OccupationalTherapy.com designed as a salute to the OT pioneers with contributing editor Dr. Franklin Stein. It is presented in an engaging Q & A format and highlights the OT pioneer's journey into occupational therapy and research accomplishments.

Course created on June 11, 2019

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CEUs/PDUs Offered: AOTA/0.15 Intermediate, Category 3: Professional Issues - OT Research; CE Broker/1.5 Home Study, General (FL), Patient Related (AL), General Continuing Education (GA), Direct Client/patient Services In Occupational Therapy (SC), 724852; IACET/0.2; NBCOT/1.88 Intermediate, Pediatrics

Learning Outcomes

  • checkmarkAfter this course, participants will be able to discuss how the author defines developmental coordination disorders.
  • checkmarkAfter this course, participants will be able to describe how sensory symptoms can trigger anxiety in children with autism.
  • checkmarkAfter this course, participants will be able to explain how physical activity and fitness relate to children with poor motor coordination.
  • checkmarkAfter this course, participants will be able to discuss how occupational therapists can help dentists in working with children with sensory problems.
  • checkmarkAfter this course, participants will be able to discuss the impact of sensory sensitivities on stress and participation in daily occupations.
  • checkmarkAfter this course, participants will be able to describe the Heres How I Write handwriting assessment and how it utilizes self-awareness.

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Presenter Disclosure: Financial: Drs. Franklin Stein and Sharon Cermak both received honorariums for presenting this course. Non-financial: Drs. Franklin Stein and Sharon Cermak have no relevant non-financial relationships to disclose.

Sponsor Disclosure: This Course is presented by OccupationalTherapy.com.

Content Disclosure: This learning event does not focus exclusively on any specific product or service.

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American Occupational Therapy Association

American Occupational Therapy Association

OccupationalTherapy.com is an approved CE provider #7659 by the American Occupational Therapy Association (AOTA). This course is offered for 0.15 CEUs (Intermediate level, Category 3: Professional Issues - OT Research Area). The assignment of AOTA CEUs does not imply endorsement of specific course content, products, or clinical procedures by AOTA.


CE Broker

CE Broker

OccupationalTherapy.com is an approved provider for CE Broker, provider #50-14558. This course is offered for 1.5 hours, Home Study, General (FL), Patient Related (AL), General Continuing Education (GA), Direct client/patient services in occupational therapy (SC) category/categories. If you are an OT/OTA in Alabama, Florida, Georgia, or South Carolina, CE Broker may be of interest to you.


International Association for Continuing Education and Training

International Association for Continuing Education and Training

continued, LLC, DBA OccupationalTherapy.com, is accredited by the International Association for Continuing Education and Training (IACET). continued complies with the ANSI/IACET Standard, which is recognized internationally as a standard of excellence in instructional practices. As a result of this accreditation, continued is authorized to issue the IACET CEU. continued, LLC, is authorized by IACET to offer 0.2 CEUs for this program.


National Board for Certification in Occupational Therapy

National Board for Certification in Occupational Therapy

OccupationalTherapy.com is a NBCOT® Professional Development Provider. This course is offered for 1.88 NBCOT PDUs (Intermediate level, Pediatrics Area). NBCOT® is a registered trademark of The National Board for Certification in Occupational Therapy, Inc.