This course introduces essential tremor and the impact of the symptom presentation on function and participation. Emphasis is on the use evidence-based practice to develop a person-centered, occupation-based approach to treatment of individuals with essential tremor.
Course created on July 18, 2019
Course Type: Video
CEUs/PDUs Offered: AOTA/0.1 Intermediate, 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 #20-667951; IACET/0.1; NBCOT/1.25 Intermediate, Rehabilitation
- After this course, participants will be able to describe the impact of symptoms on the daily function and participation of people with essential tremor.
- After this course, participants will be able to identify and list appropriate screening and outcome measures to create a person-centered approach to the evaluation and treatment of people with essential tremor.
- After this course, participants will be able to describe occupation-based, task-oriented treatment strategies to address the participation challenges for people living with essential tremor.
|5-20 Minutes||Condition, overview, incidence, prevalence, & symptom presentation|
|20-30 Minutes||Approach to screening and assessment|
|30-50 Minutes||Intervention strategies for ADLs and IADLs|
|50-55 Minutes||Case study|
|55-60 Minutes||Summary and Q & A|
Julia Wood, MOT, OTR/L
Ms. Wood received her Master’s Degree in Occupational Therapy from the University of Minnesota and her Bachelor of Science in Exercise Science & Wellness from Ball State University. She completed a clinical internship in neurological rehabilitation at the Mayo Clinic Hospital, St. Mary’s Campus. She serves as the occupational therapist at the Dan Aaron Parkinson’s Rehabilitation Center and in multidisciplinary clinics for neurological movement disorders at the University of Pennsylvania’s Parkinson’s Disease & Movement Disorders Center for Excellence. She serves as faculty for the Parkinson Foundation Allied Team Training for Parkinson’s program and is a Clinical training and certification faculty member for LSVT BIG. Ms. Wood acts as a facilitator for the PD SELF program and as an ambassador for the Davis Phinney Foundation.
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American Occupational Therapy Association
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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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