This course will provide an overview of driver rehabilitation as a specialty area in Occupational Therapy. The role of the generalist OT in discussing driving with their clients will also be covered.
Course created on August 22, 2019
Course Type: Video, Audio, Text
CEUs/Hours Offered: AOTA/0.1 Introductory, 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), CE Broker #20-736576; IACET/0.1; NBCOT PDUs/1.25 Beginner, Rehabilitation; RESNA/0.1 Introductory
- After this course, participants will be able to describe how occupational therapists are uniquely positioned to address the driving and community mobility needs of individuals with disabilities and older adults.
- After this course, participants will be able to describe the expertise required to be a driver rehabilitation specialist and a CDRS.
- After this course, participants will be able to describe the collaborative relationship of occupational therapy practitioners and driver rehabilitation specialists.
|5-10 Minutes||ADED & AOTA|
|10-20 Minutes||Driver Rehab Practice Guidelines|
|20-30 Minutes||Driving & Community Mobility|
|30-35 Minutes||Case Study|
|35-50 Minutes||Collaboration: OT and Driver Rehab|
|55-60 Minutes||Summary, Q & A|
OTR/L, CDRS, CAE
An occupational therapist (OT) for over 25 years, Elizabeth Green is currently the Executive Director of ADED: The Association for Driver Rehabilitation Specialists. Ms. Green has an occupational therapy degree from Loma Linda University in California, earning a research award, in 1993. In 1999, she earned a specialty certification as a Certified Driver Rehabilitation Specialist through ADED and worked for 12 years as the occupational therapy department director and managed the driver program for a regional hospital in Hickory, North Carolina. In June 2015 she earned credentials as a Certified Association Executive (CAE) through the American Society of Association Executives. As ADED’s Executive Director since 2008, Elizabeth’s work is focused on promoting the field of driver rehabilitation, membership recruitment, and building strategic partnerships while managing the Association.
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American Occupational Therapy Association
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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, Arizona, Florida, Georgia, Louisiana, Mississippi, South Carolina or Tennessee, CE Broker may be of interest to you.
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