This course will provide information on occupational therapy's role in helping their clients return to activity following concussion. Topics to be covered include an overview of concussion, occupational therapy evaluation and intervention planning, and case study examples.
Course created on October 24, 2018
Course Type: Video, Audio, Text
CEUs/PDUs Offered: AOTA/0.1 Introductory, Category 2: Occupational Therapy Process - Intervention; CE Broker/1.0 Home Study, General (FL), Patient Related (AL), General Continuing Education (GA), Direct Client/patient Services In Occupational Therapy (SC); IACET/0.1; NBCOT/1.25 Beginner, Rehabilitation
- After this course, participants will be able to identify signs and symptoms of concussion.
- After this course, participants will be able to select appropriate evaluation tools for analysis of occupational performance.
- After this course, participants will be able to select appropriate interventions to address impairments with occupation, client factors, and performance skills.
|5-15 Minutes||Overview of concussion|
|15-25 Minutes||Return to play and learn guidelines|
|25-35 Minutes||Evaluation of concussion|
|35-45 Minutes||Intervention planning|
|45-55 Minutes||Case study examples|
|55-60 Minutes||Summary, Q & A|
Amanda Acord-Vira, MOT, OTR/L, CBIS
Amanda Acord-Vira received her MOT degree in occupational therapy and Ed.D. in educational psychology from West Virginia University. She also obtained her graduate certificate in special education and traumatic brain injury from George Washington University. Her experience includes over 15 years working with individuals following acquired and traumatic brain injury through clinical practice, research, and education. She is currently an associate professor in the Division of Occupational Therapy at West Virginia University. Her research interests include return to community participation, work, school, and functional activity following brain injury. She can be reached by email at: firstname.lastname@example.org.
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American Occupational Therapy Association
OccupationalTherapy.com is an approved CE provider #7659 by the American Occupational Therapy Association (AOTA). This course is offered for 0.1 CEUs (Introductory level, Category 2: Occupational Therapy Process - Intervention 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.
International Association for Continuing Education and Training
continued, LLC, DBA OccupationalTherapy.com, is accredited by the International Association for Continuing Education and Training (IACET). continued complies with the ANSI/IACET Standard, which is recognized internationally as a standard of excellence in instructional practices. As a result of this accreditation, continued is authorized to issue the IACET CEU. continued, LLC, is authorized by IACET to offer 0.1 CEUs for this program.
National Board for Certification in Occupational Therapy
OccupationalTherapy.com is a NBCOT® Professional Development Provider. This course is offered for 1.25 NBCOT PDUs (Beginner level, Rehabilitation Area). NBCOT® is a registered trademark of The National Board for Certification in Occupational Therapy, Inc.