This presentation will introduce the audience to the role of occupational therapy on a community-based coalition. Issues regarding substance abuse and community health and engagement will be discussed.
Course created on April 7, 2017
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 #20-572489; IACET/0.1; NBCOT PDUs/1.25 Beginner, Mental Health
- After this course, participants will be able to identify the role of occupational therapy in community coalitions.
- After this course, participants will be able to identify strategies to address substance abuse on a community/population level.
- After this course, participants will be able to identify strategies to improve community/population health.
|5-15 Minutes||Definition of a coalition; reasons for community coalitions|
|15-20 Minutes||Forming a community coalition|
|20-25 Minutes||Community partnerships|
|25-40 Minutes||Occupational therapy's role in a community coalition|
|40-50 Minutes||Action planning and implementation including evidence-based practices|
|50-55 Minutes||How community coalitions relate to advocacy for the OT profession|
|55-60 Minutes||Summary, Q & A|
Sean M. Getty, MS, OTR/L is Site Coordinator and Clinical Assistant Professor at Stony Brook University at Southampton. His background is in community-based mental health recovery, where he has implemented multiple interdisciplinary programs for persons with mental illness. He has worked with diverse cultural groups with community settings and has created an assessment tool to evaluate the impact of culture on an individual's occupations. He has supervised over 250 students on fieldwork affiliations and has received two awards for fieldwork supervision. He has presented about mental health recovery on state, national, and international platforms. He currently serves as board secretary for Connetquot Cares, a non-profit organization currently being established to address substance abuse and mental health via partnering the community and the school district.
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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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