This course will offer occupational therapists a background on Multiple Sclerosis (pathophysiology, diagnosis, and signs/symptoms), functional and cognitive impairments associated with the disease, as well as information on interventions for addressing occupational performance with this patient population.
Course created on October 16, 2020
Course Type: Video
CEUs/Hours Offered: AOTA/0.1 Intermediate, OT Service Delivery, 00747; 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 #20-795366; IACET/0.1; NBCOT PDUs/1.25 Intermediate, Rehabilitation
- After this course, participants will be able to identify the pathophysiology, signs, symptoms, and type of Multiple Sclerosis.
- After this course, participants will be able to recognize occupational therapy's role in treating occupational performance deficits for patients who have Multiple Sclerosis.
- After this course, participants will be able to identify motor learning and metacognitive strategies that can be used to guide occupational therapy treatment for patients with Multiple Sclerosis.
|5-20 Minutes||Background on MS (Pathophysiology, Signs, and Symptoms)|
|20-25 Minutes||Occupational Performance Deficits|
|25-35 Minutes||Best Practice Interventions for Patients with MS.|
|35-55 Minutes||Metacognitive Theories and Motor Learning Theories to guide practice|
|55-60 Minutes||Summary, Q & A|
Scott Rushanan, MS, OTR/L, MBA
Scott is the current Director of Rehabilitation Services and Co-Director of Penn Medicine’s Home Health Agency. Scott previously spent 8 years as the Lead Occupational Therapist at Penn Medicine’s ALS Clinic. Scott is currently pursuing his Doctorate in Occupational Therapy at Columbia University focusing on cognitive impairments for patients with neuro-motor disease.
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American Occupational Therapy Association
OccupationalTherapy.com is an AOTA Approved Provider of professional development, #7659. Course approval ID# 00747. This distance learning - independent course is offered at 0.1 CEUs (Intermediate level, OT Service Delivery 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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