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Elder Abuse and Child Abuse: Know the Signs and Your Role
Presented by Kathleen Weissberg, OTD, OTR/L
Course: #4370Level: Intermediate1 Hour
Elder abuse and neglect and child abuse and neglect are harsh realities. This course will identify the physical, clinical, and behavioral indicators of physical, emotional, and sexual abuse needed to identify and report to appropriate agencies. Participants will gain an improved awareness of warning signs of abuse, the clinician's role in reporting abuse, and the steps for reporting abuse and getting proper assistance.

Teambuilding For Practitioners And Leaders
Presented by Jennifer Lape, OTD, OTR/L
Course: #4275Level: Introductory1 Hour
This course will explore the use of teambuilding strategies to promote positivity, job satisfaction, decreased job stress and burnout, and improved client outcomes. Attendees will gain knowledge regarding current research on teambuilding, and how formal and informal leaders can employ a variety of practical, easy-to-implement teambuilding strategies.

The Mindset Of A Social Entrepreneur
Presented by Jayne Knowlton, OTD, OTR/L
Course: #4265Level: Introductory1 Hour
The role of Occupational Therapy Practitioners continues to evolve. Social entrepreneurs are actively involved in developing business models that create products and programs with a positive social impact. This course describes the elements of the mindset of a social entrepreneur and the application to the practice of occupational therapy.

Generating Data to Develop an Occupational Profile
Presented by Patricia Bowyer, EdD, MS, OTR, FAOTA, SFHEA, ACUE
Course: #4271Level: Introductory1 Hour
This course will provide an overview of a process that can be used to systematically develop an occupational profile using an occupation theory as the guide. Tools linked to the theory will be introduced while the main concepts of the theory will be reviewed and applied through integrated learning activities.

Team Development 101: Learn The 5 Cohesive Behaviors Of A Team And How To Create Them
Presented by Willow Dea, MS, OTR
Course: #4283Level: Intermediate1 Hour
This course is based on the work of Patrick Lencioni’s international best-seller, "The Five Dysfunctions of a Team," and The Five Behaviors™ model of Trust, Conflict, Commitment, Accountability, and Results to drive team effectiveness and productivity. This course will be applicable to building teams in occupational therapy. Please complete the DiSC Assessment Tool prior to attending the class (In the handouts).

Supporting the LGBTQ Senior in Healthcare
Presented by Kathleen D. Weissberg, OTD, OTR/L, CMDCP, CDP
Course: #9327Level: Intermediate2 Hours
This training describes the required elements for responding to the emerging needs of long term care communities to provide sensitive and respectful services to LGBT elders. The training reviews definitions related to sexual orientation and gender identity challenges experienced by LGBT older adults, and strategies for communication and policies that honor residents' rights.

Understanding The Medicare Appeals Process And The Medicare Manual For Rehabilitation Services
Presented by Kathleen Dwyer, OTR/L, CHT
Course: #4262Level: Intermediate1.5 Hour
This course is an introduction to the Medicare Appeal process for part B therapy services. The learner will be presented with case studies to better understand both Medicare requirements and reasons for denial. Also in this presentation, the learner will understand how to defend denied cases up to the Administrative Law Judge level.

Incorporating ABA Principles In OT: A Collaborative Approach Towards Pediatric Patient Care And IPE
Presented by Aditi Mehra, DHS, OTR/L
Course: #4222Level: Introductory1 Hour
This course will educate learners about incorporating the basic principles of Applied Behavior Analysis in pediatric OT to improve patient care and promote Inter-Professional Education.

Starting A Private Practice: Following Your Occupational Therapy Dream - Part 2
Presented by Barbara Kornblau, JD, OT/L, FAOTA
Course: #4261Level: Intermediate1 Hour
This course provides a roadmap of how to start a private practice. It explains business plans, other factors to consider to start an occupational therapy practice, and provides resources to find mentors, and online trainings to help you along the path to your occupational therapy dream.

Advanced 3D Printing Techniques: Designing, Modifying, And Improving Your 3D Prints
Presented by Jon Turnquist, MOL, OTR/L
Course: #4244Level: Advanced1 Hour
This course is designed to provide the skills to customize and create 3D prints so you can provide your clients in what they need instead of just what you can find online. A step by step design and process with an example 3D design that you will be able to modify will be explained from the designing CAD beginning to the end of the printing process.