Older adults may experience age-related changes and chronic health conditions that challenge their goal to age-in-place. This presentation will provide clinicians with a basic understanding of key occupations most critical to aging in place and related interventions.
This is Day 4 of the Aging in Place Virtual Conference.
Course created on February 8, 2018
Course Type: Video, Audio, Text
CEUs/Hours Offered: AOTA/0.1 Introductory, Category 1: Domain Of OT - Client Factors; 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 #20-611711; IACET/0.1; NBCOT PDUs/1.25 Beginner, Geriatrics; RESNA/0.1 Introductory
- After this course, participants will be able to describe key occupations that should be addressed in intervention to promote Aging in Place.
- After this course, participants will be able to identify key terms to assist in developing interventions that focus on promoting Aging in Place.
- After this course, participants will be able to define disability as it relates to performance of activities of daily living (ADL) and instrumental activities of daily living (IADL) in community-dwelling older adults.
|0-5 Minutes||Introduction and review of learning objectives|
|45-55 Minutes||Case Study for Application|
|55-60 Minutes||Summary, Q & A|
Christine Daeschner, MOT, OTR/L is an Occupational Therapist at UPMC Home Health Care in Pittsburgh, PA. She has been working in home health care the past 12 years with a primary focus in geriatrics. She is also an interventionist in a stroke study at the University of Pittsburgh. Most recently she was the POTA (Pennsylvania Occupational Therapy Association) District II Executive Officer and has been involved with the POTA local conference committee. She has also presented on Home Health Care at the POTA state conference.
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