An introduction to prematurity and co-occurring problems and diagnoses will be provided in this course. The outcomes associated with early experiences and short-term and long-term complications are discussed in feeding and development.
Course created on March 1, 2023
Course Type: Video
CEUs/Hours Offered: AOTA/0.1 Introductory, Foundational Knowledge, 06259; 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 #20-935451; IACET/0.1; NBCOT PDUs/1.25 Beginner, Pediatrics
- After this course, participants will be able to list 3 short-term complications associated with prematurity.
- After this course, participants will be able to recognize 3 long-term complications associated with prematurity.
- After this course, participants will be able to identify 3 ways early experiences of the premature infant impact development.
|5-15 Minutes||Risk factors, statistics, and classification|
|15-25 Minutes||Short-term complications|
|25-35 Minutes||Long-term complications|
|35-45 Minutes||Early experiences and feeding|
|45-50 Minutes||Early experiences and the impact on the feeding|
|50-55 Minutes||Caregivers and case study|
|55-60 Minutes||Summary; Q & A|
Rhonda Mattingly Williams
Rhonda Mattingly Williams, EdD, CCC-SLP, is a professor in the
Department of Otolaryngology, H/N Surgery, and Communicative
Disorders at the University of Louisville. She teaches courses in early
language evaluation and intervention, pediatric feeding and swallowing,
cognitive-communicative disorders, and professional issues. Dr. Williams has been practicing for over 33 years and currently provides clinical services to neonates, adolescents, and adults with various disorders, including aphasia, cognitive impairment, voice dysfunction, slow feeding of the newborn, and dysphagia within the University of Louisville Healthcare System. She is active in research, publishes in scholarly journals, maintains membership in several professional organizations, and provides interdisciplinary continuing education to professionals across the globe.
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