The limited literature available points to a critical need for a sexual education that appropriately addresses the needs of individuals with intellectual and developmental disabilities. This review provides promising strategies that can be utilized by occupational therapists for effective sexual education for individuals with intellectual and developmental disabilities.
Course created on September 18, 2018
Course Type: Video, Audio, Text
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); IACET/0.1; NBCOT/1.25 Intermediate, Rehabilitation
- After this course, participants will be able to identify the need for safe sexual practices for individuals with intellectual and developmental disabilities (I/DD).
- After this course, participants will be able to describe occupational therapy's role in safe sexual practices for individuals with intellectual and developmental disabilities (I/DD).
- After this course, participants will be able to explain future directions for research and program development to promote safe sexual practices for individuals with intellectual and developmental disabilities (I/DD).
|0-10 Minutes||Introduction and Background|
|10-20 Minutes||OT's Role|
|20-40 Minutes||Evidence-Based Sexual Health Education|
|40-45 Minutes||Future Directions|
|45-55 Minutes||Case Study Examples|
|55-60 Minutes||Summary, Q & A|
Elizabeth Schmidt, MOT, OTR/L
Liz is an occupational therapist and a PhD candidate at the Ohio State University. She is focused on researching and promoting sexual and reproductive health and safety for individuals with intellectual and developmental disabilities (I/DD).
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American Occupational Therapy Association
OccupationalTherapy.com is an approved CE provider #7659 by the American Occupational Therapy Association (AOTA). This course is offered for 0.1 CEUs (Intermediate level, Category 1: Domain of OT - Client Factors 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 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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National Board for Certification in Occupational Therapy
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