This is the second course in a 2-part series that will provide clinical assessment tools and guidelines to utilize in the treatment planning for the upper extremity involved population. This session will focus on the screening and assessment of motion, sensibility, strength, and dexterity.
Course created on August 27, 2019
Course Type: Video, Text
CEUs/Hours Offered: AOTA/0.1 Intermediate, Category 2: Occupational Therapy Process - Evaluation; 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 #20-671777; IACET/0.1; NBCOT PDUs/1.25 Intermediate, Orthopedics
- After this course, participants will be able to define 2 guidelines when screening for UE motion
- After this course, participants will be able to list 2 tests of dexterity to use for the upper extremity population.
- After this course, participants will be able to list 2 tests of sensibility for use on the hand patient.
- After this course, participants will be able to list one outcome tool specific to the upper extremity population.
|5-10 Minutes||Review Objectives|
|55-60 Minutes||Summary, Q & A|
Valeri Calhoun, MS, OTR/L, CHT
Valeri is an occupational therapist and certified hand therapist with over 35 years of experience in a variety of settings. For the last 12 years, Valeri has focused solely on the pediatric and adolescent hand population. She received a BS in OT from Indiana University and an MS in Community Health from The University of Kansas. Valeri has been a Certified Hand Therapist since 1994. In her current position, she developed and implemented a new pediatric hand therapy program for St. Louis Children’s Hospital.
In addition to working in clinical settings, Valeri’s experience includes over 15 years teaching at the graduate level for occupational therapy programs in the Midwest. She has provided professional presentations and lectures both nationally and internationally for therapists on a variety of therapy topics. She participated for seven years as faculty of the CHT test prep course for ASHT.
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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 (Intermediate level, Category 2: Occupational Therapy Process - Evaluation 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, 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.
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