This course will describe the evolving role of OT in group homes during a pandemic. The focus will be on strategies utilized to establish safety and stability during a collective traumatic experience. This is Day 2 of the virtual conference, OT's Mental Health Response to the COVID Pandemic.
Course created on November 23, 2020
Course Type: Video, Text
CEUs/Hours Offered: AOTA/0.1 Intermediate, OT Service Delivery, 001390; 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 #20-760887; IACET/0.1; NBCOT PDUs/1.25 Intermediate, Mental Health
- After this course, participants will be able to identify the flexible role of an OT practitioner in the group home setting during unpredictable circumstances.
- After this course, participants will be able to identify methods to maintain stability and rhythms to promote a resilient response to trauma.
- After this course, participants will be able to list strategies for intervention to provide support for clients and team members during a collective traumatic experience.
|5-20 Minutes||Routines and rhythms|
|40-55 Minutes||Caregiver affect management/staff support|
|55-60 Minutes||Summary, Q & A|
Joanna Stumper is an occupational therapist employed by the Justice Resource Institute, providing OT services to two group homes serving adolescents with complex trauma histories. She has worked for JRI in various programs since 2014 and has taken on a leadership role to demonstrate the value of and advocate for OT services, and developed a student program to build opportunities for OT practitioners in this treatment setting. Additionally, Joanna is an adjunct faculty at Bristol Community College, and teaches the psychosocial courses in the OTA program.
Sponsor Disclosure: This Course is presented by OccupationalTherapy.com.
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American Occupational Therapy Association
OccupationalTherapy.com is an AOTA Approved Provider of professional development, #7659. Course approval ID# 001390. 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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