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Aging in Place: An Occupational Therapy and CAPS Perspective

Course: #5233Level: Intermediate1 Hour 80 Reviews

This presentation describes the unique contributions occupational therapy practitioners can provide to clients who wish to age in place. Advanced certification, assessments, and innovative interventions will be addressed allowing occupational therapy practitioners opportunities to grow their skill set in the realm of productive aging.

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Learning Outcomes

  • checkmarkAfter this course, participants will be able to identify the unique role of occupational therapy practitioners as it relates to Aging in Place.
  • checkmarkAfter this course, participants will be able to identify the specialty certification, CAPS, and how it relates to AIP.
  • checkmarkAfter this course, participants will be able to recognize assessments, evaluative measures, and interventions that can be used when taking an AIP approach.

Agenda

0-5 Minutes Introduction
5-20 Minutes Overview of Aging in place, CAPS certification, and OT’s conducting home assessments
20-55 Minutes Describe OT’s role with AIP, provide examples of home assessment & evaluations, and discuss case studies on how to incorporate AIP into practice.
55-60 Minutes Summary, Q & A

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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 AOTA Approved Provider of professional development, #7659. Course approval ID# 02548. This distance learning - interactive course is offered at 0.1 CEUs (Intermediate level, OT Service Delivery, Professional Issues 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, General (FL), Patient Related (AL), Related to Direct Hands-On Patient Care (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 (Intermediate level, Geriatrics Area). NBCOT® is a registered trademark of The National Board for Certification in Occupational Therapy, Inc.