Early Intervention And School Based CEU Courses for OTs

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The Therapeutic Benefits of Outdoor Play
Presented by Angela Hanscom, MOT, OTR/L
Live WebinarThu, Jun 4, 2020 at 3:00 pm EDT
Course: #4756Level: Introductory1 Hour
This presentation will unveil the therapeutic benefits of outdoor play. Participants will learn about the occupation of outdoor play, how it is at risk, its incredible benefits, and ways to restore this childhood right both in the school and home settings.

Motor Interventions in Early Intervention: Part 2
Presented by Jessica McMurdie, OTR/L
Course: #4649Level: Introductory1 Hour
If you're new to working in early intervention or an experienced therapist looking for a refresher course, you'll learn how primitive reflex patterns impact gross motor development, understand the sequence of post walking milestones, and be inspired with gross motor activity ideas to try with toddlers and young preschoolers.

continued Conversations, The CE Podcast: An Introduction to Feeding Responsively
Presented by Karen Dilfer, MS, OTR/L, Stephanie Cohen, MA, CCC-SLP, CLC
Course: #4702Level: Introductory1 Hour
This podcast is a conversation introducing the framework of responsive feeding in the evaluation and treatment of young children with pediatric feeding disorders. Basic tenets of feeding responsively, how responsive parenting and feeding intersect, common issues that may get in the way of maintaining a responsive feeding approach, and how best to support families will be discussed.

ACEs and the Body: How Adverse Childhood Experiences Impact Occupational Therapy
Presented by Alison D. Peak, LCSW, IMH-E
Course: #4690Level: Introductory1 Hour
This course will discuss Adverse Childhood Experiences and they ways that these early experiences might present in fine motor difficulties and sensory integration difficulties. This course will look at ways that occupational therapists can leverage this knowledge to improve outcomes.

Navigating Healthcare Journeys: Therapeutic Strategies to Enhance Child and Family Centered Communication and Discharge Planning Tool
Presented by Christina Connors, OTR/L, Jennifer Kelley, CCLS
Live WebinarThu, Jun 25, 2020 at 3:00 pm EDT
Course: #4750Level: Intermediate1 Hour
Utilizing the therapeutic partnership of Occupational Therapy and Child Life, we will "Map Out" a wellness framework and innovative pathways that help strengthen effective partnerships between children, families, and interdisciplinary medical teams. This integrative approach will demonstrate a variety of therapeutic methods that improve medical education, clinical conversations, and discharge planning, in order to empower children and families to be active, engaged members of their care teams.

Telehealth: Information and Tips for Your Pediatric Therapy Toolbox
Presented by Tasha Perkins Holmes, MOT, OTR/L
Course: #4699Level: Introductory1 Hour
Telehealth is an emerging area of practice and many clinicians are unfamiliar with how this service delivery model is implemented. This course will provide information and tips for clinicians that wish to gain knowledge about the implementation of telehealth services with pediatric populations.

Screen-Time: Supporting Young Children and Their Families in the Digital Age
Presented by Stacey B. Landberg, MS, CCC-SLP
Course: #4630Level: Introductory1 Hour
New research and a fresh outlook by the American Academy of Pediatrics confirm that screen-time for young children is rapidly increasing at younger ages. This workshop will provide strategies for staying current on this rapidly evolving topic and attendees with tools for supporting caregivers of today’s youngest and most vulnerable media users.

Digital Diets and the Impact of Screen Time on Development
Presented by Angela Neal, MS, CCC-SLP
Course: #4634Level: Intermediate1 Hour
Digital Diets and the Impact of Screen Time will provide OTs with an understanding of the negative impact that excessive screen time can have on key areas of development. Current research, as well as strategies, will be shared.

Size Matters Handwriting Program: Promoting Legibility and Carryover
Presented by Beverly Moskowitz, DOT, MS, OTR/L, FAOTA
Course: #4585Level: Intermediate1 Hour
This course discusses concepts, strategies and supportive materials from the Size Matters Handwriting Program with a specific focus on variables impacting legibility. Because writing happens in all content areas, teacher and kid-friendly strategies are identified to ensure legibility and best practices are embedded all day.

Size Matters Handwriting Program: A Multitiered Intervention
Presented by Beverly Moskowitz, DOT, MS, OTR/L, FAOTA
Course: #4580Level: Intermediate1 Hour
This course discusses how to use the Size Matters Handwriting Program in a multi-tiered intervention (e.g. RtI, MTSS, I&RS, etc.), schoolwide, within classrooms, with small groups and individually. The 8 Key Concepts and Strategies for adapting SMHP for all learners will be covered as will measurement, supportive materials, and published efficacy studies.