This 1-hour introduction to Sensory Integration and Processing provides participants with an overview of the sensory systems, the SPD Nosology as developed by Dr. Lucy Jane Miller, and the functional implications of the subtypes in individuals.
Course created on July 20, 2021
Course Type: Video, Audio, Text
CEUs/Hours Offered: AOTA/0.1 Introductory, Foundational Knowledge, 02281; CE Broker/1.0 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 #20-847225; IACET/0.1; NBCOT PDUs/1.25 Beginner, Rehabilitation
- After this course, participants will be able to identify the main functions of each of the 7 discussed sensory systems and how they interact with interoception.
- After this course, participants will be able to list the different subtypes of the Miller SPD Nosology.
- After this course, participants will be able to recognize the functional impacts of differences in sensory integration and processing on individuals.
|5-15 Minutes||Introduction to Sensory Integration and Processing|
|15-20 Minutes||Sensory Integration, Regulation, and Relationship|
|20-40 Minutes||SPD Subtypes - Miller Nosology|
|40-45 Minutes||Co-occurring conditions|
|45-55 Minutes||Arousal performance|
|55-60 Minutes||Summary; Q and A|
Virginia Spielmann is an Occupational Therapist and the Executive Director of STAR Institute for Sensory Processing. She obtained her PhD in Infant and Early Childhood Development in August 2021 and is Visiting Adjunct Faculty at Salem State University, Occupational Therapy Department, and Affiliate Faculty at Colorado State Department of Occupational Therapy. She is a published author, researcher, and well-traveled and masterful public speaker. Dr. Spielmann delivered a TEDx Mile High (Denver, Co) talk in December 2021. She consults on television and other media projects; co-founded & authored the Critical Core therapeutic role-playing game; and co-developed the Palaana sensory lounger with SLACK Lifestyle. Dr. Spielmann still actively provides direct occupational therapy services, mentors therapists and clinicians from around the world, and provides direct support to infant mental health and early childhood teams. Her extensive clinical experience includes autism, differences in sensory integration/processing, infant mental health, adoption, developmental trauma, and physical disabilities. Dr. Spielmann’s areas of special interest include professional reflection and reflective practice, neurodiversity-affirming care, trauma informed care, and epistemologies and ontologies of health care.
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