How to incorporate sensory strategies for emotional management and self-regulation in pediatric practice is emphasized in this course. Emphasis will also be on preventing behaviors and meltdowns related to sensory processing, collaborating with teachers and parents to implement them into daily routines, and monitoring outcomes for documentation and program evaluation. You will have the opportunity to create a plan for a child on your caseload for generalization to practice.
Course created on October 3, 2023
Course Type: Video, Text
CEUs/Hours Offered: AOTA/0.2 Intermediate, OT Service Delivery, Foundational Knowledge, 07831; CE Broker/2.0 General (FL), Patient Related (AL), General Continuing Education (GA), Direct Client/patient Services In Occupational Therapy (SC), Related To OT (AZ), Related To OT (LA), Directly Related To OT (MS), Directly Related To OT (TN), CE Broker #20-1113798; IACET/0.2; NBCOT PDUs/2.5 Intermediate, Rehabilitation
- After this course, participants will be able to identify how to determine if a child is having a sensory-based meltdown and how to utilize evidence-based sensory modulation strategies to prevent or reduce episodes.
- After this course, participants will be able to apply self-monitoring approaches to enhance self-regulation with sensory-based interventions as a bottom-up approach and utilize Goal Attainment Scaling (GAS) as an outcome measure to promote self-regulation connected with occupation-based outcomes.
- After this course, participants will be able to analyze top-down vs. bottom-up self-regulation approaches and how to integrate occupational performance and intervention approaches identified within a case study format.
|5-10 Minutes||Intro to Packet and Case Introduction|
|10-30 Minutes||Meltdowns and Sensory Processing|
|30-55 Minutes||Polyvagal Theory; Behavior vs. Meltdowns|
|55-70 Minutes||Case Study|
|70-85 Minutes||Self-regulation Approach (Bottom-up Approach)|
|85-100 Minutes||Self-monitoring Approach and Connection to Top-down Approach|
|100-115 Minutes||Goal Attainment Scaling with Occupation|
|115-120 Minutes||Summary; Q & A|
Nicole Quint, PhD, Dr.OT, OTR/L, is an occupational therapist with more than 20 years of experience in pediatric practice, specializing in sensory processing, executive functioning skills, behavioral strategies, and social-emotional learning to optimize occupational participation and performance. She is a professor and program director for the post-professional DrOT at Nova Southeastern University and currently serves as the Southeast Regional Coordinator for the SP3D Assessment Tool Data Collection for STAR Institute and WPS.
Sponsor Disclosure: This Course is presented by OccupationalTherapy.com, a Continued site.
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American Occupational Therapy Association
OccupationalTherapy.com is an AOTA Approved Provider of professional development, #7659. Course approval ID# 07831. This distance learning - independent course is offered at 0.2 CEUs (Intermediate level, OT Service Delivery, 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 2.0 hours, General (FL), Patient Related (AL), General Continuing Education (GA), Direct client/patient services in occupational therapy (SC), Related to OT (AZ), Related to OT (LA), Directly Related to OT (MS), Directly Related to OT (TN) category/categories. If you are an OT/OTA in Alabama, Arizona, Florida, Georgia, Kansas, Louisiana, Michigan, Mississippi, Oklahoma, South Carolina or Tennessee, CE Broker may be of interest to you.
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