The purpose of this interview was to highlight for course participants the role of occupational therapy in psychosocial rehabilitation, current research on purposeful and meaningful occupations, and the role of a humanistic philosophical framework in occupational therapy. 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 May 28, 2021
Course Type: Text
CEUs/Hours Offered: AOTA/0.1 Intermediate, Foundational Knowledge, 02454; CE Broker/1.0 Computer-Based Training, General (FL), Patient Related (AL), General Continuing Education (GA), Direct Client/patient Services In Occupational Therapy (SC), Related To OT (AZ), Related To OT (LA), Directly Related To OT (MS), Directly Related To OT (TN), CE Broker #20-842347; IACET/0.1; NBCOT PDUs/1.25 Intermediate, Education And/or Research
- After this course, participants will be able to identify the role of occupational therapy in psychosocial rehabilitation.
- After this course, participants will be able to identify important areas for research in purposeful and meaningful occupation.
- After this course, participants will be able to recognize the philosophical principles of a humanistic occupational therapist.
Moses N. Ikiugu
PhD, OTR/L, FAOTA
Dr. Moses Ikiugu is a Professor and Director of Research in the Occupational Therapy program at the University of South Dakota. He has been an occupational therapist for 36 years and has conducted research and published articles extensively covering Occupational Therapy theory, occupational science, and the nature and use of meaningful occupations in therapy. Dr. Ikiugu is the outgoing USA Delegate to the World Federation of Occupational Therapists (WFOT) where he will continue to lead the Sustainability and WFOT Member Organization scholarship Capacity Building teams after his term as delegate.
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American Occupational Therapy Association
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OccupationalTherapy.com is an approved provider for CE Broker, provider #50-14558. This course is offered for 1.0 hours, General (FL), Patient Related (AL), General Continuing Education (GA), Direct client/patient services in occupational therapy (SC), Related to OT (AZ), Related to OT (LA), Directly Related to OT (MS), Directly Related to OT (TN) category/categories. If you are an OT/OTA in Alabama, Arizona, Florida, Georgia, Louisiana, Mississippi, South Carolina or Tennessee, CE Broker may be of interest to you.
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