ACEs and the Body: How Adverse Childhood Experiences Impact Occupational Therapy

Course: #4690Level: Introductory1 Hour 774 Reviews
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This course will discuss Adverse Childhood Experiences and they ways that these early experiences might present in fine motor difficulties and sensory integration difficulties. This course will look at ways that occupational therapists can leverage this knowledge to improve outcomes.

Course created on May 12, 2020

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CEUs/Hours Offered: AOTA/0.1 Introductory, Category 1: Domain Of OT - Client Factors; CE Broker/1.0 Home Study, General (FL), Patient Related (AL), General Continuing Education (GA), Direct Client/patient Services In Occupational Therapy (SC), CE Broker #20-701691; IACET/0.1; NBCOT PDUs/1.25 Beginner, Pediatrics

Learning Outcomes

  • checkmarkAfter this course, participants will be able to learn the development of Adverse Childhood Experiences (ACEs) as a research topic and as a method of assessing the early experiences of children.
  • checkmarkAfter this course, participants will be able to identify how ACEs manifest in “occupations” and can be assisted through Occupational Therapy.
  • checkmarkAfter this course, participants will be able to learn the connection between chronic trauma in early childhood and typical referring issues for Occupational Therapy.

Agenda

0-5 Minutes Introduction
5-10 Minutes What are ACEs?
10-20 Minutes The development and progression of ACEs research
20-30 Minutes ACEs impact on brain architecture/development
30-40 Minutes Role of OT in prevention and mitigation of the impact of ACEs
40-50 Minutes Connection between neurological impact of ACEs and typical referring reasons for OT
50-55 Minutes Resources and review
55-60 Minutes Summary; Q and A

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Presenter Disclosure: Financial disclosures: Alison Peak was paid an honorarium for presenting this course. She is part owner of Allied Behavioral Health Solutions. Non-financial disclosures: Alison Peak is a board member of AIMHiTN, and Co-chair of the Endorsement Committee for AIMHiTN.

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 0.1 CEUs (Introductory level, Category 1: Domain of OT - Client Factors 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 1.0 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 0.1 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 1.25 NBCOT PDUs (Beginner level, Pediatrics Area). NBCOT® is a registered trademark of The National Board for Certification in Occupational Therapy, Inc.