This course will provide clinicians strategies and tools to guide care for unique children with various involvement of limb differences and their families to participate in everyday activities and daily living skills.
This course is Day 2 of the virtual conference: Current Topics in Upper Limb Loss and Difference. For more introductory information, you can check out these courses prior to taking this advanced level series: https://www.occupationaltherapy.com/ot-ceus/all/#/term:latour
Live WebinarTue, Nov 12, 2019 at 12:00 pm EST
CEUs/PDUs Offered: AOTA/0.1 Advanced, Category 1: Domain Of OT - Client Factors; CE Broker/1.0 Live, General (FL), Patient Related (AL), Related To Direct Hands-On Patient Care (GA), Direct Client/patient Services In Occupational Therapy (SC), CE Broker #20-741542; IACET/0.1; NBCOT/1.25 Advanced, Rehabilitation
- After this course, participants will be able to assess how to incorporate residual limbs into ADLs.
- After this course, participants will be able to describe how to incorporate custom adaptive equipment into an ADL routine.
- After this course, participants will be able to recognize when/if it is appropriate to incorporate prosthetic devices.
|5-30 Minutes||Case Studies|
|30-45 Minutes||Review of adaptive devices|
|55-60 Minutes||Summary; Q & A|
Vivian Yip, OTD, MA, OTR/L
Vivian Yip OTD, MA, OTR/L has been an occupational therapist for the former Child Amputee Prosthetics Project at SHC-LA since 2006 where she worked with a comprehensive team to provide care to children with limb difference. She is also an OT at UCLA- Orthopaedic Hospital. Vivian has presented various topics pertaining to pediatric limb difference and prosthetics for the Association of Children's Prosthetic and Orthotic Clinics (ACPOC), Myoelectric Control Symposium (MEC), Skills for Life (SFL), American Occupational Therapy Association(AOTA), Occupational Therapy Association of California(OTAC). She is a clinical instructor and invited guest lecturer for various MOT programs in Southern California. She is currently on the Board of Directors for ACPOC. Completion of her doctorate included qualitative research of individuals with congenital limb loss and their relationship with their prosthesis. She has various publications including a co-authored chapter in the Atlas of Amputation and Limb Deficiencies.
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American Occupational Therapy Association
OccupationalTherapy.com is an approved CE provider #7659 by the American Occupational Therapy Association (AOTA). This course is offered for 0.1 CEUs (Advanced level, Category 1: Domain of OT - Client Factors Area). The assignment of AOTA CEUs does not imply endorsement of specific course content, products, or clinical procedures by AOTA.
OccupationalTherapy.com is an approved provider for CE Broker, provider #50-14558. This course is offered for 1.0 hours, Live, General (FL), Patient Related (AL), Related to Direct Hands-On Patient Care (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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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.