This course describes the impact of sensory processing and integration on well-being and the role of sensory health in wellness models as well as the implications for health promotion and prevention through a sensory health lens.
Course created on August 30, 2021
Course Type: Video, Audio
CEUs/Hours Offered: AOTA/0.1 Intermediate, Foundational Knowledge, 02662; CE Broker/1.0 General (FL), Patient Related (AL), General Continuing Education (GA), Direct Client/patient Services In Occupational Therapy (SC), CE Broker #20-851101; IACET/0.1; NBCOT PDUs/1.25 Intermediate, Health And Wellness
- After this course, participants will be able to recognize the concept of sensory health.
- After this course, participants will be able to identify the role of sensory health in wellbeing.
- After this course, participants will be able to identify the role of sensory health in community health and participation.
|5-20 Minutes||What is sensory health? How does it impact our habits and choices in life and our overall wellbeing?|
|20-40 Minutes||The role of sensory health in mental health, physical health, relationships, resilience, and quality of life|
|40-50 Minutes||A public health approach to sensory health- promotion, prevention, and intervention|
|50-60 Minutes||Summary; Q & A|
Catherine M. Cavaliere
Dr. Cavaliere is an assistant professor and research coordinator in the Occupational Therapy Program at Dominican College. She has been a practicing clinician for over 20 years and has spent 15 of those working with children, adolescents, and adults with sensory processing disorders. Dr. Cavaliere's approach to working with families and individuals combines both sensory informed and polyvagal perspectives. The combination has shaped her thought and intervention approach. Dr. Cavaliere is passionate about the contribution of sensory health to well-being, and her research efforts focus on the impact of sensory processing and integration on various health-related areas. She is currently in the process of validating a tool to profile an individual's sensory health and is authoring a chapter on Sensory Health for interprofessional communities.
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American Occupational Therapy Association
OccupationalTherapy.com is an AOTA Approved Provider of professional development, #7659. Course approval ID# 02662. This distance learning - independent course is offered at 0.1 CEUs (Intermediate level, Foundational Knowledge 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, 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, Arizona, Florida, Georgia, Louisiana, Mississippi, South Carolina or Tennessee, CE Broker may be of interest to you.
International Association for Continuing Education and Training
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National Board for Certification in Occupational Therapy
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