Knowledge translation in relation to autism spectrum disorder, neurodiversity and neurodiversity culture, diagnostic process, and evidence-based intervention strategies will be focused on in this course. This is Part 1 of a 2-part series.
Course created on September 1, 2022
Course Type: Video, Audio
CEUs/Hours Offered: AOTA/0.15 Introductory, OT Service Delivery, Foundational Knowledge, 05088; CE Broker/1.5 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 #20-939596; IACET/0.2; IBCCES/1.5; NBCOT PDUs/1.88 Beginner, Rehabilitation
- After this course, participants will be able to identify the basic tenants of neurodiversity culture as it relates to therapeutic interventions.
- After this course, participants will be able to identify stages of the diagnostic process and the role of the therapist at each age.
- After this course, participants will be able to list 3 evidence-based intervention approaches for this population.
|5-10 Minutes||History of Autism and Intervention Approaches|
|10-15 Minutes||Neurodiversity Culture|
|15-25 Minutes||What is Autism?|
|25-30 Minutes||Diagnostic Process and Therapist's Role|
|30-40 Minutes||Important Considerations for Therapy|
|40-45 Minutes||Frameworks for Intervention|
|45-55 Minutes||Evidence-based Practice Interventions & AOTA Evidence-based Practice Guidelines|
|55-65 Minutes||Naturalistic Developmental Behavioral Interventions|
|65-75 Minutes||Joint Attention Training|
|75-85 Minutes||Reciprocal Imitation Training|
|85-90 Minutes||Summary; Q & A|
OTD, MS, OTR/L, BCP
Maria has been working as a pediatric occupational therapist for 7 years. She has
practiced in private practice, early intervention, hospital-based outpatient, acute care, inpatient rehabilitation and academia. Maria completed an AOTA Pediatric Fellowship Program in 2018. Currently, she works in hospital-based outpatient and acute care in Anchorage, Alaska, and continues to teach for an undergraduate health sciences and graduate occupational therapy program.
Rebecca has been working for 2 years as a pediatric speech-language pathologist. She has experience working in hospital-based outpatient and acute care and school-based practice. She has a strong passion for serving autistic children and their families utilizing a relationship-based, child-led approach to therapy.
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