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Application of the Kawa Model in Geriatrics

Course: #4380Level: Introductory1 Hour 864 Reviews
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This course will explore the use of the Kawa model, a culturally sensitive occupational therapy model of practice, in geriatric care to establish rapport, identify client strengths and barriers, and improve communication. Attendees will gain knowledge regarding the components of the Kawa model, how to apply the model to geriatric practice, as well as the current research on use of the model in long term care, home care/caregiving, and community-based settings.

Course created on September 10, 2019

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CEUs/Hours Offered: AOTA/0.1 Introductory, Category 1: Domain Of OT - Performance Patterns; 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 #20-740872; IACET/0.1; NBCOT PDUs/1.25 Beginner, Geriatrics

Learning Outcomes

  • checkmarkAfter this course, participants will be able to list the components of the Kawa model and their meanings.
  • checkmarkAfter this course, participants will be able to list the steps in using the Kawa model with a geriatric client.
  • checkmarkAfter this course, participants will be able to describe the current research on the application of the Kawa model in geriatric settings including long term care, home care, and community-based settings.

Agenda

0-5 Minutes Introduction
5-10 Minutes What is the Kawa model?
10-15 Minutes Understanding the components of the Kawa model
15-20 Minutes Steps of using the Kawa model with a geriatric client & modifications
20-25 Minutes Considerations in using the Kawa model
25-35 Minutes Research on the Kawa in long term care
35-45 Minutes Research on the Kawa model in home care/caregiving
45-55 Minutes Research on the Kawa model in community-based practice
55-60 Minutes Summary, Q & A

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Presenter Disclosure: Financial: Jennifer Lape has received an honorarium for presenting this course. Non-financial: Jennifer Lape has 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 AOTA Approved Provider of professional development, #7659. This distance learning - independent course is offered at 0.1 CEUs (Introductory level, Category 1: Domain of OT - Performance Patterns 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), 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, Geriatrics Area). NBCOT® is a registered trademark of The National Board for Certification in Occupational Therapy, Inc.