Pelvic health issues impact the lives of millions of men, women, and children, often limiting their ability to engage in meaningful occupations. This program will clarify functions of the pelvic floor, as well as causes and types of disorders, while illuminating occupational therapy's vital and unique contribution to working with this population.
Course created on June 4, 2021
Course Type: Video, Text
CEUs/Hours Offered: AOTA/0.2 Introductory, OT Service Delivery, Foundational Knowledge, 02306; CE Broker/2.0 Computer-Based Training, General (FL), Patient Related (AL), General Continuing Education (GA), Direct Client/patient Services In Occupational Therapy (SC), CE Broker #20-863882; IACET/0.2; NBCOT PDUs/2.5 Beginner, Rehabilitation
- After this course, participants will be able to identify the functions of the pelvic floor, common causes and types of pelvic floor dysfunction, and its impact on occupations.
- After this course, participants will be able to recognize how treatment of pelvic floor disorders fits within the occupational therapy practice framework.
- After this course, participants will be able to list three interventions to promote pelvic health.
|10-25 Minutes||Anatomy and Functions of the Pelvic Floor|
|25-40 Minutes||Common Pelvic Floor Health Issues for Women, Men, and Children|
|40-50 Minutes||Overview of Urinary Incontinence|
|50-55 Minutes||Highlighting the Physical, Psychological, ADL, and Societal Effects of Urinary Incontinence|
|55-75 Minutes||Occupational Therapy's Unique Contribution to Treating and Promoting Pelvic Health|
|75-110 Minutes||Interventions for Treating Pelvic Health Issues at the Body Structure/Body Function Level|
|110-115 Minutes||Case Study|
|115-120 Minutes||Summary; Q and A|
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MA, MPH, OTR, GCFP
Richard Sabel has over 15 years of experience educating practitioners and treating consumers in this practice area. He has also presented at conferences for occupational therapy, physical therapy, and midwifery.
Sponsor Disclosure: This Course is presented by OccupationalTherapy.com, a Continued site.
Content Disclosure: This learning event does not focus exclusively on any specific product or service.
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American Occupational Therapy Association
OccupationalTherapy.com is an AOTA Approved Provider of professional development, #7659. Course approval ID# 02306. This distance learning - independent course is offered at 0.2 CEUs (Introductory level, OT Service Delivery, Foundational Knowledge 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 2.0 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.
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 0.2 CEUs for this program.
National Board for Certification in Occupational Therapy
OccupationalTherapy.com is a NBCOT® Professional Development Provider. This course is offered for 2.5 NBCOT PDUs (Beginner level, Rehabilitation Area). NBCOT® is a registered trademark of The National Board for Certification in Occupational Therapy, Inc.