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Continued Learning Podcast: Occupational Therapy And The Transition To Adulthood And Employment
Presented by Andrew Persch, PhD, OTR/L, BCP, Dennis Cleary, MS, OTD, OTR/L
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Course: #5564Level: Introductory1 Hour
The role of occupational therapy in supporting the transition to adulthood and employment including transition outcomes, barriers to employment, evidence-based assessment and intervention, and resources to support practice will be discussed. This course is part of the Continued Learning Podcast series.

Assessment And Treatment Strategies To Boost Brain Skills In Partnership With The Pocket Occupational Therapist
Presented by Cara Koscinski, OTD, MOT, OTR/L, CAS
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Course: #5453Level: Intermediate1.5 Hour
Children often struggle with fidgeting, attention deficits, and immature motor patterns which manifest themselves through frustration, sensory, and behavior issues. The optimal function of our bodies occurs when our sensory and motor systems are strong and able to adapt to the demands of the environment. Lack of movement opportunities and the use of electronic devices at a young age both affect the development of patterns used in the occupation of children. Occupational therapists can easily build-in assessment of body and segmental movement and posture. This session provides strategies for assessment and introduces treatment ideas for using movement to improve performance in occupation.

Continued Learning Podcast: Pediatric Hospitalization, Obstacles And Opportunities For OT Practitioners
Presented by Laura Stimler, OTD, OTR/L, BCP, C/NDT, Dennis Cleary, MS, OTD, OTR/L
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Course: #5567Level: Introductory1 Hour
Participation barriers that children and families face during pediatric hospital admissions will be explored during this podcast. Opportunities for occupational therapy practitioners will be discussed to ease the burden of prolonged hospital stays. This course is part of the Continued Learning Podcast series.

Assessing And Preventing Falls At Home: A Practical Approach For The OT
Presented by Krista Covell-Pierson, OTR/L, BCB-PMD
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Course: #5413Level: Intermediate2 Hours
Falls are the leading cause of injury to older adults, and occupational therapists need to step into the arena to help. This course guides OTs through practical assessments and treatment strategies to prevent falls, injuries, and hospitalizations.

Joint Hypermobility Syndromes: Assessment and Intervention
Presented by Valeri Calhoun, MS, OTR/L, CHT
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Course: #5376Level: Intermediate1 Hour
This course will cover upper extremity assessment and treatment strategies for the pediatric/young adult population affected by joint hypermobility syndromes. The treatment focuses on both orthopedic strategies along with adaptive methods for these individuals.

Post-Mastectomy and/or Axillary Node Dissection Rehabilitation Protocol
Presented by Abi Roxana Guerra, PT, DPT, CLT-ALM, Board Certified Clinical Specialist in Oncologic Physical Therapy
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Course: #5423Level: Introductory2 Hours
The purpose of this presentation is to offer Occupational Therapists, Occupational Therapy Assistants, and patients a guide to confidently engage in treatment protocols specific to post-mastectomy and/or axillary node dissection. This educational guide covers a range of motion exercises; self-care/ADLs; energy conservation and cancer-related fatigue; outcomes measures to include in evaluation; as well as warning signs to prevent infection, lymphedema, and contractures.

Occupational Therapy’s Role in Addressing the Needs of People Experiencing Homelessness
Presented by Caitlin Synovec, OTD, OTR/L, BCMH
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Course: #5289Level: Intermediate1 Hour
This course reviews OT's role in addressing the needs of people experiencing homelessness including areas of occupation, types of services, and different settings.

Preventing Caregiver Burnout
Presented by Mira Rollins, OTR/L
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Course: #5306Level: Introductory1 Hour
Successful outcomes and sustained health and wellness for patients depend on the compliance and performance of caregivers. This presentation identifies specific symptoms of caregiver burnout as well as interventions and goals to incorporate into the plan of care.

Understanding Lifestyle Management Services for Treating Pain: Documentation and Case Study Examples
Presented by Lindsey Reeves, OTD, OTR/L, CEAS
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Course: #5262Level: Introductory1 Hour
This course provides an overview of the process of delivering lifestyle management interventions for the treatment of pain by exploring the process of developing a plan of care and strategies for documenting effectively. Case study examples are reviewed to demonstrate the outcomes of a lifestyle management approach.

Reasonable Modifications: What Does The ADA Say And What Are The Rights Of Your Clients?
Presented by Kathryn Sorensen, OTD, OTR/L, ADAC
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Course: #5428Level: Introductory1 Hour
This short course gives therapists an understanding of the rights and laws of people with disabilities as put into law under the ADA, FHA, AACA, and other laws. It is these laws that allow people with disabilities to engage in occupations in the areas of work, home, public and private entities, transportation, and communication.

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