This presentation will explore psychosocial issues children and their families experience during acute hospital admissions. Trends and reasons for hospitalizations will be described. Evidence-based occupational therapy evaluation and treatment interventions to address the psychosocial needs of children admitted to the hospital will be described.
Course created on June 22, 2021
Course Type: Video, Audio
CEUs/Hours Offered: AOTA/0.1 Introductory, OT Service Delivery, 02350; CE Broker/1.0 General (FL), Patient Related (AL), General Continuing Education (GA), Direct Client/patient Services In Occupational Therapy (SC), CE Broker #20-868050; IACET/0.1; NBCOT PDUs/1.25 Beginner, Pediatrics
- After this course, participants will be able to identify risk factors for psychosocial issues and conditions among children admitted to the acute care setting.
- After this course, participants will be able to recognize evidence-based psychosocial assessments for occupational therapy practitioners in pediatric acute care.
- After this course, participants will be able to list strategies for implementing evidence-based approaches within the scope of occupational therapy practice to decrease the burden of psychosocial issues in children admitted to the acute care setting.
|5-20 Minutes||Pediatric conditions and risk factors for psychosocial issues in the acute care setting|
|20-30 Minutes||Overview of evidence-based assessment tools for pediatric clients in the acute care setting|
|30-55 Minutes||Intervention techniques and case studies|
|55-60 Minutes||Summary, Q & A|
OTD OTR/L, BCP, C/NDT
Laura Stimler, OTD, OTR/L, BCP, C/NDT is an occupational therapist and Assistant Professor in the Auerbach School of Occupational Therapy at Spalding University. She holds advanced certifications including AOTA Board Certification in Pediatrics, USC/WPS Sensory Integration and Administration of Sensory Integration Praxis Test, and Pediatric Neuro-Developmental Treatment. Prior to teaching, Laura specialized in acute care rehabilitation oncology at Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center in New York City. Her areas of teaching include pediatrics, acute care, oncology, and fundamentals of OT.
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