This webinar will equip participants with a better understanding of self-regulation including the main factors contributing to self-regulation and neurobiological underpinnings of stressed behavior that need to be considered when problem-solving around challenging and/or interfering behaviors. Participants will also learn how to best support autistic and other school-aged neurodivergent children and youth in their self-regulation journey through the presenter’s evidence-based BEST (Body, Emotional, Sensory and Thinking) Strategies Framework.
Course created on December 19, 2022
Course Type: Video, Text
CEUs/Hours Offered: AOTA/0.2 Intermediate, OT Service Delivery, Foundational Knowledge, 05816; CE Broker/2.0 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 #20-931319; IACET/0.2; NBCOT PDUs/2.5 Intermediate, Rehabilitation
- After this course, participants will be able to examine the 5 domains that contribute to self-regulation.
- After this course, participants will be able to analyze the importance of considering neurobiological correlates of stress when addressing challenging and/or interfering behaviors.
- After this course, participants will be able to examine one key concept from each of the BEST (Body, Emotional, Sensory and Thinking) Strategies that support self-regulation in school-aged children and youth.
|5-10 Minutes||Domains of Self-regulation|
|10-20 Minutes||Neurobiological Correlates of Stressed Behaviours-The Developing Brain|
|20-40 Minutes||Neurobiological Correlates of Stressed Behaviours-The Autonomic Nervous System|
|40-50 Minutes||Neurobiological Correlates of Stressed Behaviours-HPA Axis Stress Hormones|
|50-60 Minutes||Neurobiological Correlates of Stressed Behaviours- Sensory Processing Differences|
|60-65 Minutes||BEST Strategies Framework-Introduction|
|65-75 Minutes||BEST Strategies Framework-Body Strategies|
|75-85 Minutes||BEST Strategies Framework-Emotional Strategies|
|85-100 Minutes||BEST Strategies Framework-Sensory Strategies|
|100-115 Minutes||BEST Strategies Framework-Thinking Strategies|
|115-120 Minutes||Summary; Q & A|
BA, BScOT, MOT Reg. (Ont)
Moira Peña, BScOT, MOT, OT Reg.(Ont.) is an experienced occupational therapist working with children and youth on the autism spectrum at Holland Bloorview Kids Rehabilitation Hospital. She is an Expert Hub Team member of the ECHO Ontario Autism Program which aims to further develop pediatricians, school psychologists, and teachers’ skills to best support autistic children and youth and their families. A published researcher, she has presented nationally and internationally to parents, teachers, pediatricians, occupational therapy practitioners, and other health care professionals. Moira is the proud creator and host of Holland Bloorview's Autism Summit and an Authorized Provider of Professional Development by the American Occupational Therapy Association (AOTA).
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