This session will review practical and cost-effective strategies care providers can implement to impact these areas. Following the framework of person-centered care, providers will hear about meaningful and purposeful activity, sensory, technology, and wellness strategies they can implement to mitigate the potentially harmful effects of isolation.
Course created on December 11, 2020
Course Type: Video, Audio
CEUs/Hours Offered: AOTA/0.1 Intermediate, OT Service Delivery, 01408; 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 #20-762799; IACET/0.1; NBCOT PDUs/1.25 Intermediate, Geriatrics
- After this course, participants will be able to recognize the scope of the problem related to isolation for residents with dementia.
- After this course, participants will be able to identify practical approaches to implement person-centered care initiatives while in isolation.
- After this course, participants will be able to list ways to enhance social connectedness while in isolation.
- After this course, participants will be able to recognize how elements of a person-centered approach can minimize behaviors and enhance functional performance while in isolation.
|0-10 Minutes||Background, Infection Control Challenges|
|10-15 Minutes||Person-Centered Care|
|15-25 Minutes||Impact of Routines|
|25-35 Minutes||Social Isolation and Loneliness|
|35-45 Minutes||Active Engagement and Purpose|
|45-50 Minutes||Staying Connected|
|50-55 Minutes||Case Study|
|55-60 Minutes||Key Take-Aways Regarding Activity and Engagement|
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Kathleen Weissberg, in her 25+ years of practice, has worked in long-term care as a researcher/educator and has established various programs in nursing facilities including palliative care and end of life care, incontinence management, falls management and dementia care and staging. She currently provides continuing education support to 6000 therapists nationwide as Director of Education for Select Rehabilitation.
Sponsor Disclosure: This Course is presented by OccupationalTherapy.com.
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American Occupational Therapy Association
OccupationalTherapy.com is an AOTA Approved Provider of professional development, #7659. Course approval ID# 01408. This distance learning - independent course is offered at 0.1 CEUs (Intermediate level, OT Service Delivery 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, 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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