Opioid-use disorder is a national population health crisis affecting those of all ages. Understanding the demographic, socioeconomic, psychosocial, and substance use characteristics of different groups of opioid users allows OT practitioners to tailor interventions. OT practitioners can provide interventions across the life span supporting a return to meaningful occupations, roles, and routines. This is part of the Continued Learning Podcast series.
Course created on July 22, 2022
Course Type: Audio, Text
CEUs/Hours Offered: AOTA/0.1 Intermediate, OT Service Delivery, Foundational Knowledge, 04947; CE Broker/1.0 General (FL), Patient Related (AL), General Continuing Education (GA), Direct Client/patient Services In Occupational Therapy (SC), Related To OT (AZ), Related To OT (LA), Directly Related To OT (MS), Directly Related To OT (TN), CE Broker #20-931588; IACET/0.1; NBCOT PDUs/1.25 Intermediate, Rehabilitation
- After this course, participants will be able to compare and contrast how opioid use impacts populations across the life span.
- After this course, participants will be able to describe the unique occupational profile characteristics of heroin and opiate use disorder clients.
- After this course, participants will be able to develop and implement occupation-focused interventions based on evidence for addressing the unique needs of those impacted by opioid use.
|10-15 Minutes||Words Matter|
|15-25 Minutes||Occupational Profile Characteristics of Client With Heroin and Opiate Use Disorder|
|25-45 Minutes||Evidence-based Interventions for Recovery|
|45-55 Minutes||Impact of Opioids Across the Life Span NAS to End-of-Life|
|55-60 Minutes||Summary, Q & A|
OTD, MS, OT/L, BCMH, FAOTA
Dr. Monica L. Robinson is an Associate Professor at The Ohio State University’s OTD program. She has 30+ years of experience in a variety of settings and is AOTA Board Certified in Mental Health. Dr. Robinson served as the Chairperson of the AOTA Adhoc Committee to Address the Opioid Crisis. Dr. Robinson has been invited nationally to speak on using evidence to guide assessment and interventions.
MS, OTD, OTR/L
Dr. Dennis Cleary has over 25 years of experience as an occupational therapist. Dennis’ clinical practice has been primarily with children and adults with intellectual disabilities to encourage their full participation in all aspects of life at home, work, and in the community. He has had faculty positions at The Ohio State University and Indiana University. As a researcher, he has been on teams that have received over seven million dollars in grants from state and federal agencies, including a National Institutes of Health multisite trial of the Vocational Fit Assessment, an age-appropriate transition assessment, which he co-created. He has numerous publications and national and international presentations. Dennis is passionate about increasing the role of Occupational Therapy in transition-age service with the goal of improving outcomes and quality of life for all.
Presenter Disclosure: Financial: Marcia Robinson and Dennis Cleary received an honorarium for presenting these course materials. Dennis Cleary: Intellectual Property: 50% ownership in the Vocational Fit Assessment and VocFit.com; Current Grant Funding: National Institutes of Health Grant: Vocational Fit Assessment and Employment Status in People with Intellectual Disabilities, Florida Developmental Disability Council. Non-financial: Marcia Robinson and Dennis Cleary have no relevant non-financial relationships to disclose.
Sponsor Disclosure: This Course is presented by OccupationalTherapy.com, a Continued site.
Content Disclosure: This learning event does not focus exclusively on any specific product or service.
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