Practical Sense in SI - Part 3

"The Missing Pieces"

An advanced level video class designed for experienced therapists looking to increase their ability to implement practical sensory strategies into their everyday treatment of higher-functioning children with subtle sensory processing dysfunctions. Learn PRACTICAL, hands-on, specific techniques focusing on the detection and effective treatment of sensory discrimination disorders. These strategies will improve skill acquisition and increase the rate of progress, resulting in notable functional outcomes in your treatment sessions.

A must do conference for clinician working with children with developmental delays, learning disabilities, motor planning deficits, sequencing and organization deficits and executive function dysfunctions.


This course has been approved for 14 Contact Hours / 1.4 CEUs by the American Occupational Therapy Association (AOTA).
TheraPeeds, Inc, is an approved provider of continuing education by the American Occupational Therapy Association (AOTA).

(The assignment of AOTA CEUs does not imply endorsement of specific course content, products, or clinical procedures by AOTA).

Tuition: $300.00

 

Learning Objective

TheraPeeds uses an interactive medium in all classes and the programs are structured to cover each of the learning outcomes in each segment of instruction. The conclusion of each segment involves a review of the content covered and questions to assess the acquisition of learning outcomes.

At the completion of this course, the learner will be able to:

  1. Identify the indicators of a discrimination dysfunction, using clinical observation skills, and indicate how this affects their specific discipline.

  2. Demonstrate the use of specific manual treatment approaches to address sensory integration dysfunction.

  3. Identify appropriate sensory-based home and classroom strategies to promote ease and efficiency in carry-over of treatment strategies for parents and teachers.

  4. Demonstrate the ability to write measurable, functional outcomes as a result of appropriate identification of dysfunctions and treatment strategies for each client.

1. Who should take this class?

Experienced Occupational and Physical Therapists who are interested in learning PRACTICAL, hands-on, specific techniques focusing on the recognition and treatment of more subtle, higher functioning clients with sensory processing disorders.

2. Syllabus
  • Welcome and Overview of Discrimination Dysfunction

Focus placed on the therapist clearly defining discrimination dysfunctions and understand how it affects skill and impedes progress.

  • Video Discussion

Learn to identify a child with discrimination dysfunction and observe how it affects skills.

  • Somatodyspraxia

Learn to identify this disorder with specific testing strategies and clinical observations and understand discipline specific implications, along with specific hands-on treatment strategies.

  • Case Studies and Questions

  • Postural-Ocular Disorder

Learn to identify and treat this disorder with specific testing strategies and clinical observations and understand discipline specific implications. Participants will learn specific, hands-on strategies to implement with clients (Lab)

  • Bilateral Integration and Sequencing Deficit

Learn to identify and treat this disorder with specific testing strategies and clinical observations and understand discipline specific implications. Participants will also learn specific hands-on strategies to implement with clients (Lab).

  • Putting It Together

Understand how lower level issues affect discrimination, prioritizing treatment and quantitatively measuring progress and skills.

  • Sensory Diet and Case Studies

Participants will diagnose and design sensory diets for specific case studies.

3. Continuing Education Credits

This course has been approved for 14 Contact Hours / 1.4 CEUs by the American Occupational Therapy Association (AOTA). TheraPeeds, Inc., is an approved provider of continuing education by the American Occupational Therapy Association (AOTA). (The assignment of AOTA CEUs does not imply endorsement of specific course content, products, or clinical procedures by AOTA).

A certificate of completion will be issued at the end of the course.

Course Details
  • Max Subscription Days:
    31 Days
  • Credits:
    1.4
  • Code:
    PSSI-3
  • Price:
    US $ 300.00
    by AuthorizeNet