This course will focus on how nutrition is addressed in the OT Practice Framework and how to apply evidence-based nutrition resources to your OT practice. Examples will be provided on how to utilize the Dynamic HEALTH Model to address nutrition goals in an adult setting.
Course created on October 25, 2018
Course Type: Video, Text
CEUs/PDUs Offered: AOTA/0.1 Introductory, Category 1: Domain Of OT - Context And Environment; CE Broker/1.0 Home Study, General (FL), Patient Related (AL), General Continuing Education (GA), Direct Client/patient Services In Occupational Therapy (SC); IACET/0.1; NBCOT/1.25 Beginner, Health And Wellness
- After this course, participants will be able to identify how nutrition is addressed in the OT Practice Framework for occupations and client factors.
- After this course, participants will be able to describe the Dynamic HEALTH Model to address nutrition goals in an adult setting.
- After this course, participants will be able to list evidence-based nutrition resources to OT practice.
|5-15 Minutes||Nutrition in the Practice Framework|
|15-20 Minutes||Participant Video #1|
|20-35 Minutes||HEALTH Model Theory and Application to Nutrition|
|35-45 Minutes||Case Study - Application of HEALTH model and OT interventions|
|45-50 Minutes||Participant Video #2, Intervention Ideas Video|
|50-55 Minutes||Other OT Tools Related to Nutrition|
|55-60 Minutes||Summary, Q & A|
Yanet Bravo is a current Occupational Therapy student at Eastern Washington University. Yanet grew up in Toppenish, Washington, and is a first-generation student. Yanet completed her first FWII rotation in acute care at Virginia Mason Memorial in Yakima, WA, and is currently fulfilling her second FWII rotation in an emerging practice setting with the WSU Extension Program. Yanet’s masters research was focused on Health Behavior Change and how Occupational Therapy can play an essential role in preventing/reversing chronic diseases that affect millions of individuals worldwide. Yanet is very passionate about sharing evidence-based research on nutrition and lifestyle with her community. Yanet's long term goals include having a private practice where she can practice from a preventive/lifestyle medicine approach.
Gina Ord, MS, OTR/L
Gina Ord grew up with younger siblings with disabilities; one with Down's Syndrome and one with Duchenne muscular dystrophy, which inspired her to pursue a career as an occupational therapist. She has practiced occupational therapy since 2005 in a variety of settings, including hospitals, skilled nursing facilities, home health, and outpatient centers for both children and adults. She is a trained yoga instructor and has had a lifelong interest in health and nutrition. She currently works as an Assistant Professor for Washington State University Extension, directing community-based health and nutrition programs, including parent caregiver self-care workshops.
Sponsor Disclosure: This Course is presented by OccupationalTherapy.com.
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American Occupational Therapy Association
OccupationalTherapy.com is an approved CE provider #7659 by the American Occupational Therapy Association (AOTA). This course is offered for 0.1 CEUs (Introductory level, Category 1: Domain of OT - Context and Environment 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.
International Association for Continuing Education and Training
continued, LLC, DBA OccupationalTherapy.com, is accredited by the International Association for Continuing Education and Training (IACET). continued complies with the ANSI/IACET Standard, which is recognized internationally as a standard of excellence in instructional practices. As a result of this accreditation, continued is authorized to issue the IACET CEU. continued, LLC, is authorized by IACET to offer 0.1 CEUs for this program.
National Board for Certification in Occupational Therapy
OccupationalTherapy.com is a NBCOT® Professional Development Provider. This course is offered for 1.25 NBCOT PDUs (Beginner level, Health and Wellness Area). NBCOT® is a registered trademark of The National Board for Certification in Occupational Therapy, Inc.