Intimate partner violence is a justice issue that impacts occupational participation and the health of individuals, families, and communities. This course will focus on understanding the role of occupational therapy in this area and issues of occupational justice.
Course created on October 16, 2020
Course Type: Video, Text
CEUs/Hours Offered: AOTA/0.1 Introductory, OT Service Delivery, 00630; 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 #20-795370; IACET/0.1; NBCOT PDUs/1.25 Beginner, Mental Health
- After this course, participants will be able to identify intimate partner violence.
- After this course, participants will be able to use an occupational justice lens to recognize the effects of intimate partner violence.
- After this course, participants will be able to identify the role of occupational therapy in working with survivors of intimate partner violence.
|0-10 Minutes||Introduction (Statistics, definition, types of violence)|
|10-15 Minutes||Narrative of living in IPV|
|15-35 Minutes||Applying occupational justice: Deprivation, imbalance, alienation, marginalization|
|35-55 Minutes||Role of occupational therapy|
|55-60 Minutes||Summary; Q & A|
Heather Javaherian is an Associate Professor and Program Director at Loma Linda University. She graduated with her doctorate from Creighton University in 2004. Her research and practice areas include domestic violence, end of life care, primary care, and education. Dr. Javaherian provides pro bono services and supervises Level I and II students in domestic violence settings. She is co-founder of Roots Down, Inc, a non-profit for survivors of domestic violence. Dr. Javaherian has presented at regional, state, and national levels on domestic violence and has authored several publications in this area. She has served the profession at the national level in the Education SIS and at the state levels as a regional director in Ohio and now is on the Executive Board for the Occupational Therapy Association of California. In April 2019, Dr. Javaherian was named to the Roster of Fellows of the American Occupational Therapy Association.
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American Occupational Therapy Association
OccupationalTherapy.com is an AOTA Approved Provider of professional development, #7659. Course approval ID# 00630. This distance learning - independent course is offered at 0.1 CEUs (Introductory level, OT Service Delivery 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
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National Board for Certification in Occupational Therapy
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