Being able to sew can add to your toolbox of interventions for treating the upper extremity. This course will go through a variety of examples of interventions that can be provided for upper extremity conditions.
Course created on May 16, 2022
Course Type: Video
CEUs/Hours Offered: AOTA/0.1 Intermediate, OT Service Delivery, Foundational Knowledge, 04073; 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 #20-914331; IACET/0.1; NBCOT PDUs/1.25 Intermediate, Rehabilitation
- After this course, participants will be able to identify adaptations to upper extremity orthoses that can be achieved when using different sewing techniques.
- After this course, participants will be able to differentiate a variety of conditions that sewing can be used to assist in treatment.
- After this course, participants will be able to recognize how to perform basic sewing techniques on Velcro material in preparation for utilization during functional tasks.
|5-15 Minutes||Anatomy of a sewing machine; adaptations to orthoses|
|15-55 Minutes||Conditions to treat|
|55-60 Minutes||Summary; Q & A|
Cameron Van Oort
BSc, MSc, MScOT, CHT
Cameron began his academic endeavors in kinesiology, completing both an undergraduate degree and a master's degree in the field. During his master's degree, he performed research on the effects of physical activity in children with JIA. Subsequently, he went on to complete his master's degree in occupational therapy. He currently practices as a certified hand therapist in multiple private practices, treating a diverse range of conditions and injuries.
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