Considerations around choosing the right smart technology for an older adult to age in place, including technology features, funding, and ethical considerations, will be discussed in this course. Assessment of client skills, technology adoption strategies, and other important factors related to ensuring appropriate choice and use of smart technologies will also be covered. The connection to social determinants of health will be discussed as well.
Course created on August 8, 2023
Course Type: Video, Audio
CEUs/Hours Offered: AOTA/0.1 Advanced, OT Service Delivery, Foundational Knowledge, 07282; CE Broker/1.0 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 #20-1095556; IACET/0.1; NBCOT PDUs/1.25 Advanced, Rehabilitation; RESNA/0.1 Advanced
- After this course, participants will be able to identify the benefits and challenges of smart technology for older adults.
- After this course, participants will be able to apply appropriate assessment of a client towards smart technology decisions.
- After this course, participants will be able to analyze funding options and ethical considerations around smart technology acquisition.
|5-10 Minutes||Theoretical Frameworks|
|10-25 Minutes||Benefits/Challenges, including support for social determinants|
|25-35 Minutes||Assessment process for person and technology|
|35-45 Minutes||Balancing factors for decision making|
|45-55 Minutes||Acquisition, including resources and funding|
|55-60 Minutes||Summary; Q & A|
OTD, OTR/L, SCEM, CLIPP, CAPS
Monique Chabot, OTD, OTR/L, SCEM, CLIPP, CAPS, is an Associate Professor of Occupational Therapy at Widener University. She is also a PhD candidate in the Architecture and Design Research program at Thomas Jefferson University-East Falls. She specializes in smart technology and home modifications for aging in place. Her clinical work continues with various nonprofit agencies in the Philadelphia region, providing home modifications to various populations. Dr. Chabot also is a co-facilitator of the AOTA Environmental Modifications Community of Practice.
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