In order to make meaningful contributions to general education Response to Intervention (RtI) activities, school-based occupational therapy and physical therapy practitioners must understand the RtI model and their role as part of the collaborative early intervening team. Appropriate practices for assisting learners with academic and behavioral performance challenges will be discussed, with case examples provided.
Course created on July 17, 2018
Course Type: Video, Audio, Text
CEUs/PDUs Offered: AOTA/0.1 Advanced, Category 2: Occupational Therapy Process - Intervention; CE Broker/1.0 Home Study, General (FL), Patient Related (AL), General Continuing Education (GA), Direct Client/patient Services In Occupational Therapy (SC); IACET/0.1; NBCOT/1.25 Advanced, Pediatrics
- After this course, participants will be able to identify 2 terms associated with a Response to Intervention (RtI) framework and identify the population served by RtI activities.
- After this course, participants will be able to articulate 3 examples of activities OTs or PTs could contribute within an RtI process.
- After this course, participants will be able to describe 2 challenges as well as 2 opportunities for promoting OT and PT contributions to RtI activities in public schools.
|0-5 Minutes||Introduction, Learner Outcomes|
|10-25 Minutes||Review of RtI|
|25-30 Minutes||Specific, Appropriate RtI Activities|
|30-40 Minutes||Elementary Case Examples|
|40-50 Minutes||Secondary Case Examples|
|50-55 Minutes||Challenges & Opportunities|
|55-60 Minutes||Resources, Summary, Q & A|
Jean Polichino, MS, OTR, FAOTA
Jean E. Polichino, OTR, MS, FAOTA has 30 years of experience delivering, managing and administering early intervention and related services for school districts and charter schools in the greater Houston, TX area. She is former chairperson of the Early Intervention and Schools Special Interest Section for the American Occupational Therapy Association, Inc. and is an active contributor to professional publications on leadership, management and practice issues related to school practice. She is former Presiding Officer of the Texas Board of Occupational Therapy Examiners (TBOTE) and i a former member of the Executive Council of Physical Therapy and Occupational Therapy Examiners. Jean currently works as a consultant to Texas school districts offering assistance with management of related services as well as professional development for school therapists.
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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 2: Occupational Therapy Process - Intervention 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.
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 (Advanced level, Pediatrics Area). NBCOT® is a registered trademark of The National Board for Certification in Occupational Therapy, Inc.