Digital Diets and the Impact of Screen Time will provide OTs with an understanding of the negative impact that excessive screen time can have on key areas of development. Current research, as well as strategies, will be shared.
Course created on April 9, 2020
Course Type: Video, Audio, Text
CEUs/Hours 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 #20-697855; IACET/0.1; IBCCES/1.0; IL EITP/1.0; NBCOT PDUs/1.25 Intermediate, Pediatrics
- After this course, participants will be able to describe the impact of excessive screen time on human interactions.
- After this course, participants will be able to state key data from the research on the negative impact of screen time on development.
- After this course, participants will be able to share healthy screen time strategies with caregivers.
|0-5 Minutes||Introduction and statement of the problem|
|5-10 Minutes||Video example|
|10-15 Minutes||Impact on ASD|
|15-20 Minutes||Discussion of educational apps|
|20-30 Minutes||Impact on specific aspects of brain development|
|30-40 Minutes||Impact on foundational skills|
|40-50 Minutes||Impact on development|
|55-60 Minutes||Summary, Q & A|
Angie Neal is a Speech-Language Pathologist from Greenville, South Carolina. She has worked in outpatient pediatrics and school settings, but her passion is helping students succeed in an academic setting. Mrs. Neal frequently presents across the United States and uses her animated presentation style to share practical strategies that can be quickly and easily implemented.
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