Research indicates that 80% of our perception, learning and cognition are mediated by vision. This presentation will explore the available evaluation and intervention techniques for the brain injury client. Current evidence supporting these interventions with their implementation in a rehabilitation setting will be discussed.
This course is part of the OT Neuro Series.
Course created on July 11, 2019
Course Type: Video
CEUs/Hours 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), CE Broker #20-730132; IACET/0.1; NBCOT PDUs/1.25 Beginner, Rehabilitation
- After this course, participants will be able to list the anatomical as well as the neurological foundations of the visual system.
- After this course, participants will be able to describe differential screening for visual deficits.
- After this course, participants will be able to list appropriate intervention strategies for clients with acquired visual deficits towards independence in daily activities.
|0-5 Minutes||Functional Anatomy Anterior structures of the eye|
|5-10 Minutes||Visual Acuity|
|10-15 Minutes||Refractive Errors Evaluation and Intervention|
|15-30 Minutes||Binocular Function - Evaluation and Intervention|
|30-35 Minutes||Functional Anatomy Pathways to Brain|
|35-45 Minutes||Hemianopia - Evaluation and Intervention|
|45-55 Minutes||Unilateral Neglect Evaluation and Intervention|
|55-60 Minutes||General guidelines for intervention; Summary; Q and A|
Subah Gupta, MHS, OTR/L, CBIS
Subah Gupta MHS, OTR, CBIS received her Bachelor in Occupational Therapy from India and her Masters in Health Sciences from University of Indianapolis. She has been a practicing clinician for 22 years. In the last 10 years she has developed a special interest in working with pediatric as well as adult population with visual disorders. Ms. Gupta has brain injury and sensory integration certification and teaches as a guest lecturer for various OTD and OTA programs. She has presented on varied topics in vision at the 2014 and 2016 IOTA State Conference. She was on the committee which organized the specialty low vision conference for IOTA in April 2017. She has recently moved to Pennsylvania and is pursuing her Low Vision Rehabilitation Graduate Certificate Degree from University of Alabama under Dr. Warren and Dr. Barstow.
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