This course provides evidence-based diet and food recommendations when treating patients with chronic illnesses including Alzheimer's disease to optimize recovery, reduce pain, and alter inflammation for optimal health promotion and wellness. This course prepares clinicians to affect neuromuscular, psychosocial, and endocrine outcomes through the identification of nutritional risk factors and resource utilization within a biopsychosocial, multi-disciplinary framework, supported by the World Health Organization, Institute of Medicine, and the World Confederation of Occupational Therapists.
Live WebinarWed, Mar 16, 2022 at 12:00 pm EDT
CEUs/Hours Offered: AOTA/0.2 Intermediate, OT Service Delivery, Foundational Knowledge, 03699; CE Broker/2.0 General (FL), Patient Related (AL), Related To Direct Hands-On Patient Care (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 #20-890943; IACET/0.2; NBCOT PDUs/2.5 Intermediate, Rehabilitation
- After this course, participants will be able to identify the role of OT in health promotion, health management, and in preventing and minimizing dysfunction per the Occupational TherapyPractice Framework.
- After this course, participants will be able to recognize the connection between nutrition and chronic illness.
- After this course, participants will be able to list 4 OT nutritional strategies to incorporate into treatment sessions working with the older adult population.
|5-15 Minutes||The Role of OT in Health Management and Promotion|
|15-50 Minutes||The Connection Between Nutrition and Chronic Illnesses|
|50-80 Minutes||Nutritional Strategies for the Occupational Therapist|
|80-115 Minutes||Case Studies|
|115-120 Minutes||Summary, Q & A|
PhD, OTD, OTR/L
Dr. Khan is a clinical professor, author, neuro-nutrition researcher, and freelance writer of brain health, nutrition, and scientific articles in Miami, FL. She practices as a licensed occupational therapist and certified holistic nutritionist working primarily with older adults living with chronic health conditions. Dr. Khan's research falls at the intersection of neuroscience and women's health and is focused on how our genetics, diet, environment, and lifestyle shape the brain.
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American Occupational Therapy Association
OccupationalTherapy.com is an AOTA Approved Provider of professional development, #7659. Course approval ID# 03699. This distance learning - interactive course is offered at 0.2 CEUs (Intermediate 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), Related to Direct Hands-On Patient Care (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) 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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National Board for Certification in Occupational Therapy
OccupationalTherapy.com is a NBCOT® Professional Development Provider. This course is offered for 2.5 NBCOT PDUs (Intermediate level, Rehabilitation Area). NBCOT® is a registered trademark of The National Board for Certification in Occupational Therapy, Inc.