The basics of providing OT services to the pediatric orthopedic population, including indications and contraindications, will be discussed in this course. It will include treatment techniques and the establishment of treatment goals.
Course created on August 8, 2022
Course Type: Video
CEUs/Hours Offered: AOTA/0.1 Introductory, OT Service Delivery, 04940; CE Broker/1.0 General (FL), Patient Related (AL), General Continuing Education (GA), Direct Client/patient Services In Occupational Therapy (SC), Related To OT (AZ), Related To OT (LA), Directly Related To OT (MS), Directly Related To OT (TN), CE Broker #20-933834; IACET/0.1; NBCOT PDUs/1.25 Beginner, Pediatrics
- After this course, participants will be able to identify one appropriate goal for a pediatric orthopedic patient to support occupations.
- After this course, participants will be able to list 3 potential complications for the pediatric orthopedic patient.
- After this course, participants will be able to identify 2 treatment techniques to utilize with the fearful pediatric patient.
|5-15 Minutes||Who is the Patient: Common Diagnosis|
|20-25 Minutes||Setting Treatment Goals|
|25-35 Minutes||Treatment Techniques|
|35-45 Minutes||Contraindications and Complications|
|45-55 Minutes||How to Address the Potential Complications|
|55-60 Minutes||Summary; Q & A|
MS, OTR/L, CHT
Valeri is an occupational therapist and certified hand therapist with over 38 years of experience in various settings. For the last 15 years, Valeri has focused solely on the pediatric and adolescent hand and upper extremity population. She received a BS in OT from Indiana University, and an MS in Community Health from The University of Kansas and has been a Certified Hand Therapist since 1994. Valeri has been instrumental in providing therapy and implementing UE services for various settings. Valeri’s experience includes over 15 years teaching at the graduate level for occupational therapy programs in the Midwest. She has provided professional presentations and lectures nationally and internationally for therapists on various therapy topics. She participated for seven years as faculty of the CHT test prep course for ASHT.
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American Occupational Therapy Association
OccupationalTherapy.com is an AOTA Approved Provider of professional development, #7659. Course approval ID# 04940. This distance learning - independent course is offered at 0.1 CEUs (Introductory 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, General (FL), Patient Related (AL), General Continuing Education (GA), Direct client/patient services in occupational therapy (SC), Related to OT (AZ), Related to OT (LA), Directly Related to OT (MS), Directly Related to OT (TN) category/categories. If you are an OT/OTA in Alabama, Arizona, Florida, Georgia, Louisiana, Mississippi, South Carolina or Tennessee, CE Broker may be of interest to you.
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