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
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), 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 is a well-traveled speaker, coach, and educator on topics including sensory integration, DIR/Floortime, child development, and infant mental health. She has conducted training in Kenya, Australia, the Philippines, Vietnam, Hong Kong, and the USA and leads workshops at international conferences.
Virginia is a founder and former Clinical Director of SPOT (Speech, Physical, and Occupational Therapy) Interdisciplinary Children's Therapy Center in Hong Kong, where she led a large and widely respected inter-disciplinary team.
Virginia obtained her BSc in Occupational Therapy in Oxford England (2002) and her Masters in Occupational Therapy from Mount Mary University, Milwaukee (2018). She is a DIR/Floortime Training Leader and Expert and clinical consultant for the Interdisciplinary Council for Development and Learning (ICDL). Her extensive pediatric experience includes children on the autism spectrum, as well as those with Sensory Processing Disorder, infant mental health issues, adoption, developmental trauma.
Virginia has considerable post-graduate training, she is certified on the SIPT and is currently completing her Ph.D. in Infant and Early Childhood Development with an emphasis on mental health, with Fielding Graduate University, in Santa Barbara. She is a published author and contributed to the STAR Frame of Reference as part of the 4th Edition of Frames of Reference for Pediatric Occupational Therapy, alongside Dr. Miller and Dr. Schoen.
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American Occupational Therapy Association
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