Telehealth is becoming an increasingly used service delivery model in pediatric OT due to a myriad of reasons however; it does present some unique challenges when servicing the pediatric population. This course is a presentation of case studies offering clinicians an opportunity to strategize intervention and problem solve real clinical scenarios applicable to general practice.
Course created on May 28, 2020
Course Type: Video, Audio, Text
CEUs/Hours Offered: AOTA/0.1 Intermediate, Category 2: Occupational Therapy Process - Intervention; CE Broker/1.0 Home Study, General (FL), Patient Related (AL), General Continuing Education (GA), Direct Client/patient Services In Occupational Therapy (SC), CE Broker #20-781682; IACET/0.1; NBCOT PDUs/1.25 Intermediate, Pediatrics; RESNA/0.1 Intermediate
- After this course, participants will be able to identify 4 important decision-making guidelines before considering telehealth services for pediatric clients.
- After this course, participants will be able to identify 3 asynchronous and synchronous modes of delivery in pediatric telehealth.
- After this course, participants will be able to describe the benefits of a parent coaching delivery model in pediatric telehealth.
- After this course, participants will be able to describe 3 challenges and solutions commonly encountered in pediatric telehealth.
|5-15 Minutes||Getting ready for telehealth|
|15-25 Minutes||Literature review|
|25-35 Minutes||Case study 1|
|40-50 Minutes||Case study 2|
|55-60 Minutes||Summary, Q & A|
Aditi Mehra, DHS, OTR/L
Dr. Aditi Mehra graduated with a Bachelor's in Occupational Therapy, from Western Michigan University in 1998 and has a Doctorate in Health Sciences from Midwestern University in Illinois. She has practiced as a pediatric OT for the past 22 yrs in various settings: Early intervention, hand therapy, inpatient and outpatient rehabilitation, and school- settings. During her doctoral studies, Dr. Mehra also pursued a certification in Applied Behavior Analysis to improve and enhance collaboration within multidisciplinary teams. Once she delved deeper into this field of ABA, Dr. Mehra uncovered Fit Learning, an academic program based on the principles of ABA designed to build fluency and address all differences in learning (executive functioning, ADHD, etc.). Dr. Mehra is currently the Director of Fit Learning Labs in the Chicagoland area and continues to practice OT in the school setting. Her passion is rooted in IPE and aims to foster multidisciplinary collaboration with the field of OT and other allied health professions. She provides continuing education presentations to various allied health groups in the community and is an avid blogger for Psychology Today.
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American Occupational Therapy Association
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OccupationalTherapy.com is an approved provider for CE Broker, provider #50-14558. This course is offered for 1.0 hours, Home Study, 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, Florida, Georgia, or South Carolina, CE Broker may be of interest to you.
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