The importance of subcortical processing cannot be understated. This course will cover the role that cranial nerves play in development and social engagement. Attendees will learn how to measure cranial nerve dysfunction and the treatment approaches and techniques that support subcortical cranial nerve function.
Course created on June 18, 2019
Course Type: Video
CEUs/PDUs Offered: AOTA/0.1 Intermediate, Category 1: Domain Of OT - Client Factors; 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 #20-727796; IACET/0.1; NBCOT PDUs/1.25 Intermediate, Pediatrics
- After this course, participants will be able to identify, name and explain the function of the cranial nerves.
- After this course, participants will be able to identify cranial nerve dysfunction, especially as it relates to the vagus nerve.
- After this course, participants will be able to list different treatment techniques that enhance cranial nerve function.
|5-10 Minutes||Cranial nerves review|
|10-20 Minutes||Arousal and the effect of cranial nerves on perception and sensory processing|
|20-30 Minutes||Understanding the role of cranial nerves on motor movement, speech and social engagement.|
|30-40 Minutes||Assessing cranial dysfunction and its effect on function as it relates to speech, cognition, attention, coordination and social performance|
|40-55 Minutes||Activities and treatment techniques that support cranial functioning will be reviewed and demonstrated.|
|55-60 Minutes||Summary, Q & A|
Dillen Hartley, OTR/L
Dillen Hartley, OT graduated from the University of Pretoria, South Africa, school of Occupational Therapy in 1995 and moved to the USA in 1996. He is co-owner of Advanced Therapy Solutions, Inc, an outpatient Physical and Occupational Therapy practice serving adult and pediatric clients in six locations and multiple schools.
Mr. Hartley has 23 years of clinical experience and is trained in multiple treatment approaches with both adults and pediatrics. Hr. Hartley’s interests are in the areas of trauma, autism, development disorders, SPD, ADHD and learning difficulties in infants, children and adults. Mr. Hartley is a trainer for Interactive Metronome and has served in their Clinical Advisory Board for 10 years. He and is also a certified trainer in the Integrated Listening Systems and is frequently asked to present his views and treatment approaches in Occupational Therapy treatment of children both nationally and internationally.
In addition, Mr. Hartley has served on several Non-Profit Boards including, The South Carolina OT Association, Greenville Tech OTA Program (5 years) and is the Founder and Chairman of the Institute for Development and Learning, a non-profit organization dedicated providing Speech Therapy, Feeding Treatment, GROW.
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