This course is about the complex process of normal development. Its goal is to help participants understand what happens when children develop typically so that they can have a better understanding of what happens when things go wrong.
Course created on July 24, 2018
Course Type: Video, Text
CEUs/PDUs Offered: AOTA/0.1 Introductory, Category 1: Domain Of OT - Client Factors; 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, Pediatrics
- After this course, participants will be able to explain the two basic principles of brain development.
- After this course, participants will be able to discuss the importance of pregnancy, birth, and early infancy on normal brain development.
- After this course, participants will be able to describe several aspects of the brain body connection.
|5-10 Minutes||Basic Principles of Brain Development|
|10-20 Minutes||Conception and Pregnancy|
|20-30 Minutes||Labor, Birth, and Their Impact on the Brain|
|30-40 Minutes||Brain Development in Infancy|
|40-55 Minutes||Brain Body Connection|
|55-60 Minutes||Summary, Q & A|
Emily Roper Prentice, INPP
Emily Roper Prentice has a personal and family history with learning difficulties that inspired her to work with children who have developmental delays. She has a bachelors degree in Psychology from the University of Central Oklahoma, she is a certified Midwife’s Assistant through the Oklahoma Midwives Alliance, and she has a post-graduate degree in Neuro-Developmental Delay through the Institute of Neuro-Physiological Psychology. Emily currently owns Early Roots, a therapy practice for children with developmental delays.
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 - Client Factors 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, Pediatrics Area). NBCOT® is a registered trademark of The National Board for Certification in Occupational Therapy, Inc.