This 60-minute course will detail the neuroanatomical structures and functions of prominent sensory tracts. Applications to occupational therapy practice are made through in-depth case studies that include implications for assessment and intervention.
This course is part of the OT Neuro Series.
Please note: This course has a few errors in the presentation that were corrected and are reflected in the handout.
Course created on October 4, 2016
Course Type: Video
CEUs/PDUs Offered: AOTA/0.1 Intermediate, Category 2: Occupational Therapy Process - Intervention; CE Broker/1.0 Home Study, General (FL), Patient Related (AL), General Continuing Education (GA), Direct Client/patient Services In Occupational Therapy (SC); IACET/0.1; NBCOT/1.25 Intermediate, Rehabilitation
- After this course, participants will be able to define the neuroanatomical pathway of sensory tracts in the human nervous system.
- After this course, participants will be able to identify the functions of individual sensory tracts.
- After this course, participants will be able to explain the functional relevance of individual sensory tracts to occupational therapy practice.
|5-15 Minutes||Ventral Spinothalamic|
|15-25 Minutes||Lateral Spinothalamic|
|25-35 Minutes||Fasciculus Gracilis|
|35-45 Minutes||Fasciculus Cunneatus|
|55-60 Minutes||Conclusion, Q and A, Summary|
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Dr. Andrew Persch, PhD, OTR/L, BCP
Andrew Persch, PhD, OTR/L, BCP is Assistant Professor of Occupational Therapy at The Ohio State University. An experienced pediatric occupational therapist, Dr. Persch is principal investigator for multiple research projects in the areas of pediatric rehabilitation, transition to adulthood, and neurological rehabilitation. He has advanced training in experimental design, implementation of clinical trials, statistical analysis, and psychometric evaluation. He has taught sensorimotor tract neuroanatomy and neurophysiology for more than 5 years.
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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, 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.
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