This course will offer insight into the role of occupational therapists in addressing the mother's mental health, occupational performance, and role satisfaction.
Course created on February 7, 2019
Course Type: Video, Text
CEUs/PDUs Offered: AOTA/0.1 Introductory, Category 1: Domain Of OT - Areas Of Occupation; CE Broker/1.0 Home Study, General (FL), Patient Related (AL), General Continuing Education (GA), Direct Client/patient Services In Occupational Therapy (SC), 702792; IACET/0.1; NBCOT/1.25 Beginner, Rehabilitation
- After this course, participants will be able to Identify the role of OT in the postpartum period.
- After this course, participants will be able to understand the difference between postpartum depression and depression (MDD/GAD).
- After this course, participants will be able to develop an OT evaluation for a home assessment for the postpartum mother.
- After this course, participants will be able to identify and discuss the demands of breastfeeding (low milk supply, workplace support) as a barrier to role satisfaction and self-esteem.
|10-15 Minutes||Issues post discharge|
|15-20 Minutes||Signs to look for|
|20-35 Minutes||OT evaluation|
|35-45 Minutes||OT treatment|
|45-55 Minutes||Value, legislation, insurance|
|55-60 Minutes||Summary, Q & A|
Anjali Parti, OTD, OTR/L
Anjali Kher Parti, OTD, OTR/L is the Program Chair at Polk State College’s Occupational Therapy Assistant Program located in Winter Haven, FL. She has been an Occupational Therapist for almost 10 years, 6 of which have been in OT Academia and Administration. Previously, she was the Academic Fieldwork Coordinator for Remington College and acts as a current adjunct professor. Clinically Dr. Parti has worked with all populations in a variety of settings, specifically geriatrics and pediatrics. Currently, Dr. Parti’s areas of interest are the role of OT in women’s mental health and the role of OT in promoting school safety and adolescent mental health. She is the Special Interest Section Co-Chair for Gerontology as well as the Ad-Hoc Chair for OT’s Role Post School System Tragedies for the Florida Occupational Therapy Association (FOTA). Administratively, Dr. Parti strives to promote leadership and scholarship in students, encourage participation and presentations in state and national conferences, and continue to work on curriculum enhancement and work diligently toward student success in her program.
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American Occupational Therapy Association
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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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