Pediatrics CEU Courses for OTs

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20Q: Understanding Clients’ Perspectives to Guide Our Work
Presented by Ellen S. Cohn, OTR, ScD, FAOTA
Course: #4809Level: Introductory1 Hour
In this edition, we highlight Dr. Ellen Cohn's career and contributions to occupational therapy. Dr. Ellen Cohn is a distinguished researcher in occupational therapy. She has published widely in the areas of autism, clinical reasoning, fieldwork education and supervision, and client perspectives of living with or parenting people with disabilities. This course is part of a quarterly series on designed as a salute to the OT pioneers with contributing editor Dr. Franklin Stein. It is presented in an engaging Q & A format and highlights the OT pioneer's journey into occupational therapy and research accomplishments.

Dysgraphia 101- Introduction And Strategies For Understanding Dysgraphia in Children
Presented by Emily Finn, MS, OTR/L
Live WebinarTue, Jul 14, 2020 at 12:00 pm EDT
Course: #4763Level: Introductory1 Hour
This course will give an introduction to dysgraphia to understand how it presents in children, and what strategies and accommodations are best in supporting these children.

Pediatric Telehealth: Essentials for Creating a Successful Telehealth Program
Presented by Jessica McMurdie, OTR/L
Live WebinarThu, Jul 16, 2020 at 3:00 pm EDT
Course: #4804Level: Introductory1 Hour
Are you new to the field of pediatric telehealth? If you’re wondering how to translate your in-person therapy skills to working with clients online, it’s time to level up your skills as a virtual therapist. You’ll learn the basic essentials for setting up a teletherapy program as well as the most important factors needed to experience a successful session on both sides of the screen.

Responsive Feeding: Together At The Table
Presented by Karen Dilfer, MS, OTR/L, Stephanie Cohen, MA, CCC-SLP, CLC
Course: #4729Level: Introductory4 Hours
This 4-hour master class focuses on responsive feeding in the context of child development, common feeding struggles, the parent-caregiver relationship, and working with the team.

Juvenile Idiopathic Arthritis and the OT Role
Presented by Cameron Van Oort, BSc, MSc, MScOT, CHT
Live WebinarTue, Jul 28, 2020 at 12:00 pm EDT
Course: #4754Level: Introductory1 Hour
This course is meant to give an overview of juvenile idiopathic arthritis. Furthermore, the goal is to assist occupational therapists in understanding and treating children with this heterogeneous condition.

The Therapeutic Benefits of Outdoor Play
Presented by Angela Hanscom, MOT, OTR/L
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.

The Value of Occupational Therapy in the Acute Care Management of Patients with COVID-19
Presented by Lyndsay Laxton, OTR/L, Julia Smith, MS, OTR/L
Course: #4736Level: Intermediate1 Hour
Occupational therapy practitioners are uniquely positioned to meet the dynamic physical, cognitive, and psychological needs of patients diagnosed with COVID-19, due to our holistic training and client-centered approach. The medical complexity of this population is compounded by the resource demands currently placed on the healthcare system. This course will outline evidence-based interventions and outcome measures for occupational therapists to implement in the dynamic acute care setting of this population.

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.

Telehealth OT: Using Pediatric Case Studies to Inform Practice
Presented by Aditi Mehra, DHS, OTR/L
Course: #4735Level: Intermediate1 Hour
Telehealth is becoming an increasingly used service delivery model in pediatric OT due to a myriad of reasons however; it does present some unique challenges when servicing the pediatric population. This course is a presentation of case studies offering clinicians an opportunity to strategize intervention and problem solve real clinical scenarios applicable into general practice.

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.