OccupationalTherapy.com Phone: 866-782-9924


Autism and Neurodiversity

Course: #9507Level: Advanced1 Hour 239 Reviews
Video

This course will review the concept of neurodiversity as it pertains to autism spectrum disorder, clarifying aspects of terminology, framework, and beliefs.

Course created on October 19, 2020

Preview Exam
unlimited ceu access $99/year Join Now

On Demand

Course Type: Video

CEUs/Hours Offered: AOTA/0.1 Advanced, Foundational Knowledge, 00859; 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 #20-795684; IACET/0.1; IBCCES/1.0; NBCOT PDUs/1.25 Advanced, Rehabilitation

Learning Outcomes

  • checkmarkAfter this course, participants will be able to describe the application of the term neurodiversity to the autism spectrum.
  • checkmarkAfter this course, participants will be able to differentiate the terms disease, disorder and disability.
  • checkmarkAfter this course, participants will be able to apply the medical and neurodiversity models to the autism spectrum.

Agenda

0-5 Minutes Introduction
5-30 Minutes Neurodiversity and the autism spectrum
30-45 Minutes Terms disease, disorder, and disability
45-55 Minutes Medical and neurodiversity models and the autism spectrum
55-60 Minutes Summary, Q & A

Reviews

239 Reviews

Presented By


More
Presenter Disclosure: Financial: Diane E. Treadwell-Deering is a paid employee of The Nemours Foundation. She serves as the Medical Director of the Swank Autism Center at Nemours duPont Pediatrics. She received grant and research support from numerous organizations that conceptualize autism as a disorder. She received an honorarium for this presentation. Non-financial: Diane E. Treadwell-Deeringis a member of the Academy of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry. She is a non-member of the American Psychiatric Association, publisher of the DSM-5.

Sponsor Disclosure: This Course is presented by AudiologyOnline.

Content Disclosure: This learning event does not focus exclusively on any specific product or service.

Course participation information

To ensure you are ready to participate, please complete our short Test Drive to prepare your computer to view the course.

View Course Help

Login and logout times will be recorded and documented.

Passing an online exam and completing a course evaluation will be required to earn continuing education credit.

Live Webinars allow presenter and participant interaction. The exam and course evaluation for these courses must be completed within 7 days of the event.

On-demand courses include texts, video and audio recordings of live webinars, and multimedia formats. The exam and course evaluation for on-demand courses must be completed within 30 days of course registration.

To participate in the course, complete the exam and course evaluation, and earn continuing education credit, you must be a OccupationalTherapy.com member. Participants must complete the entire course; partial credit is not allowed.

OccupationalTherapy.com is committed to ensuring accessibility to the widest possible audience. We are continually improving the user experience for everyone. If you have questions, requests, or would like to report an accessibility-related issue, please email accessibility@continued.com. We will review your request and respond in a timely manner.

Visit our Contact us page or give us a call if you have questions.


American Occupational Therapy Association

American Occupational Therapy Association

OccupationalTherapy.com is an AOTA Approved Provider of professional development, #7659. Course approval ID# 00859. This distance learning - independent course is offered at 0.1 CEUs (Advanced level, Foundational Knowledge 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.


International Board of Credentialing and Continuing Education Standards

International Board of Credentialing and Continuing Education Standards

The continued family of websites, including OccupationalTherapy.com, is a Certified Training Partner of IBCCES. This course is offered for a maximum of 1.0 CE hours for the autism certifications issued by IBCCES.


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 (Advanced level, Rehabilitation Area). NBCOT® is a registered trademark of The National Board for Certification in Occupational Therapy, Inc.