This course will identify normal aging principles and successful aging principles as well as identify normal age-related dysfunctions. Implementation of these principles into clinical goals and interventions will also be addressed.
Course created on December 18, 2018
Course Type: Video, Audio, Text
CEUs/PDUs Offered: AOTA/0.1 Intermediate, 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 Intermediate, Geriatrics
- After this course, participants will be able to discuss successful aging principles.
- After this course, participants will be able to discuss normal aging principles.
- After this course, participants will be able to identify normal age-related dysfunctions.
- After this course, participants will be able to implement successful and normal aging principles in clinical goals and therapies.
|5-25 Minutes||Successful Aging|
|25-55 Minutes||Normal Aging|
|55-60 Minutes||Summary, Q & A|
Ron Carson, OT, OTD, MHS, CLT
Dr. Carson has been an occupational therapist for 20 years, graduating from the Medical University of South Carolina in 1997 with a BS in OT and an Masters in health sciences. Since graduating, he has worked in rehabilitation, home health and owned a solo private practice. He has been an OT professor for nine of his 20 years of practice. In addition, Dr. Carson has published several articles on occupational therapy practice and occupational therapy education. Prior to becoming an OT, Dr. Carson served in the U.S. Navy’s submarine service, where he spent four years instructing advanced electronics.
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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 (Intermediate 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
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National Board for Certification in Occupational Therapy
OccupationalTherapy.com is a NBCOT® Professional Development Provider. This course is offered for 1.25 NBCOT PDUs (Intermediate level, Geriatrics Area). NBCOT® is a registered trademark of The National Board for Certification in Occupational Therapy, Inc.