Unique considerations for seating and positioning in the home, best practices, and ethical dilemmas will be discussed with case examples in this course.
Course created on February 3, 2022
Course Type: Text
CEUs/Hours Offered: AOTA/0.35 Intermediate, OT Service Delivery, Foundational Knowledge, 03968; CE Broker/3.5 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 #20-896644; IACET/0.4; NBCOT PDUs/4.38 Intermediate, Rehabilitation; RESNA/0.35 Intermediate
- After this course, participants will be able to identify at least two basic seating and positioning principles in order to identify postural supports for three common asymmetries.
- After this course, participants will be able to identify three areas that should be assessed in a seating evaluation based on client, occupation, and environmental factors.
- After this course, participants will be able to examine three logistical challenges and ethical considerations for seating and positioning in the home.
|0-30 Minutes||Background, review of learning outcomes|
|30-90 Minutes||Review of the seating process|
|90-150 Minutes||Client Factors: Seating and positioning principles to support posture and function|
|150-190 Minutes||Ethical considerations and case examples|
|190-210 Minutes||Conclusion; Summary and Q & A|
Sara Kate Frye
OTD, MS, OTR/L, ATP
Sara Kate Frye is an occupational therapist with a broad background in physical rehabilitation in acute rehabilitation settings. She is an assistant professor in the Institute for Occupational Therapy Education at Widener University and maintains a clinical practice with Penn Medicine at Home. She has multiple publications on managing the neurologic upper extremity, and her current research agenda focuses on lifestyle medicine and self-management of chronic conditions.
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