This course provides an introduction to the diverse migrant population, challenges and barriers to participation, and how occupational therapy can impact the transition of refugees into host countries. This course outlines potential advocacy using the occupational justice framework to combat systemic barriers restricting occupational participation, performance, and prosperity.
Course created on June 10, 2021
Course Type: Video, Audio
CEUs/Hours Offered: AOTA/0.1 Introductory, Foundational Knowledge, 02315; CE Broker/1.0 Computer-Based Training, General (FL), Patient Related (AL), General Continuing Education (GA), Direct Client/patient Services In Occupational Therapy (SC), CE Broker #20-842919; IACET/0.1; NBCOT PDUs/1.25 Beginner, Education And/or Research
- After this course, participants will be able to identify who refugees are.
- After this course, participants will be able to identify what challenges the refugee population faces.
- After this course, participants will be able to identify occupational therapy's role with the refugee population.
|5-15 Minutes||Refugee Population|
|15-25 Minutes||Current Refugee System|
|25-35 Minutes||Refugee Displacement, Integration, and Challenges|
|35-40 Minutes||Stages of Resettlement and Barriers|
|40-50 Minutes||Occupational Therapy Theoretical Base|
|50-55 Minutes||Implications for Occupational Therapy|
|55-60 Minutes||Summary; Q and A|
Dr. Khalil Mrabe is a Doctor of Occupational Therapy and an experienced professional with a background in curriculum design/instruction and therapeutic consultation. He has a desire to work with other professionals in the development of online curriculum and instruction. He is also passionate about people and providing therapeutic consultation that promotes holistic well-being. He completed a capstone research project involving occupational therapy’s role within refugee resettlement services. Through that research, he partnered with Atlas Immigration Foundation in creating a non-profit program for immigrant women affected by domestic violence by utilizing occupational therapy principles and guidelines for practice to promote independent participation in society.
Sponsor Disclosure: This Course is presented by OccupationalTherapy.com.
Content Disclosure: This learning event does not focus exclusively on any specific product or service.
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American Occupational Therapy Association
OccupationalTherapy.com is an AOTA Approved Provider of professional development, #7659. Course approval ID# 02315. This distance learning - independent course is offered at 0.1 CEUs (Introductory level, Foundational Knowledge 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, 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.
International Association for Continuing Education and Training
continued, LLC, DBA OccupationalTherapy.com, is accredited by the International Association for Continuing Education and Training (IACET). continued complies with the ANSI/IACET Standard, which is recognized internationally as a standard of excellence in instructional practices. As a result of this accreditation, continued is authorized to issue the IACET CEU. continued, LLC, is authorized by IACET to offer 0.1 CEUs for this program.
National Board for Certification in Occupational Therapy
OccupationalTherapy.com is a NBCOT® Professional Development Provider. This course is offered for 1.25 NBCOT PDUs (Beginner level, Education and/or Research Area). NBCOT® is a registered trademark of The National Board for Certification in Occupational Therapy, Inc.