The past decade has seen exponential growth in the use of mindfulness-based interventions among health professionals. This program will explore how approaches such as Yoga, Tai Chi, Feldenkrais, breath, and meditation can be used by occupational therapy practitioners to manage pain and promote occupational performance. This is Day 3 of a virtual conference on pain management. **Please have a straw for the demonstration portion of the course.
Course created on February 4, 2021
Course Type: Video, Text
CEUs/Hours Offered: AOTA/0.1 Introductory, OT Service Delivery, 01523; 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 #20-813190; IACET/0.1; NBCOT PDUs/1.25 Beginner, Rehabilitation
- After this course, participants will be able to identify how Tai Chi, Yoga, and Feldenkrais can be used to manage pain.
- After this course, participants will be able to identify how Tai Chi, Yoga, and Feldenkrais can be used to promote occupational performance.
- After this course, participants will be able to identify the benefits of straw breathing or pursed-lip breathing as an effective pain/stress management intervention.
|0-5 Minutes||Introduction, the definition of mindfulness, and common denominators between mindfulness practices|
|5-10 Minutes||Pain is in Your Head: Neuro Matrix of Pain|
|20-35 Minutes||Tai Chi & Posture|
|45-55 Minutes||Yoga, meditation|
|55-60 Minutes||Summary, Q & A|
MA, MPH, OTR, GCFP
Richard Sabel, is a Clinical Assistant Professor at SUNY Downstate’s Occupational Therapy Program and the Educational Director of the East West Rehabilitation Institute. For over 20 years, he has integrated Eastern and Western therapeutic practices into a distinctive approach to help clients reengage in meaningful occupations. Richard maintains a clinical practice and frequently offers programs on a variety of topics such as mindfulness, pelvic health, pain management, Yoga, Tai Chi, Feldenkrais, breath therapy, and fall prevention at community centers in New York City.
Sponsor Disclosure: This Course is presented by OccupationalTherapy.com.
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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.
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