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Occupational Therapy Continuing Education

Online continuing education courses for occupational therapists

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Occupational Therapy

Continuing Education for Occupational Therapists. Occupational Therapists are regulated in all 50 states and certified by the National Board for Certification in Occupational Therapy, Inc. (NBCOT). The American Occupational Therapy Association (AOTA) is the arm that regulates continuing education for occupational therapists.

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Animal Assisted Therapy

Animal Assisted Therapy Lois Jean Brady, MA, CCC-SLP CE Credit: 2 Hours Target Audience: Psychology | Counseling | Speech-Language Pathology & Audiology | Social Work | Occupational Therapy | Mental Health | School Psychology Learning Level: Introductory Course Abstract In Animal-Assisted Therapy (AAT) the human-animal bond is utilized to help meet therapeutic goals and reach individuals who are otherwise difficult to engage in verbal therapies.

Living a Better Life with Chronic Pain: Eliminating Self-Defeating Behaviors

Living a Better Life with Chronic Pain: Eliminating Self-Defeating Behaviors Robert E. Hardy, EdD CE Credit: 5 Hours Target Audience: Psychology | Counseling | Social Work | Occupational Therapy | Mental Health Learning Level: Intermediate Course Abstract Certainly no one would choose a pain-filled body over a healthy, pain-free body.

Therapeutic Aspects of Running

Therapeutic Aspects of Running Dana Denissel, MOT CE Credit: 1 Hour Target Audience: Psychology | Counseling | Social Work | Occupational Therapy | Mental Health | Nutrition & Dietetics | School Psychology Learning Level: Intermediate Course Abstract Physical inactivity is among the most critical public health concerns in America today.

Autism: The New Spectrum of Diagnostics, Treatment & Nutrition

Leo Christie, PhD, LMFT, is a Florida-licensed Marriage and Family Therapist with a doctorate in Marriage and Family Therapy from Florida State University. Past President of the Florida Council on Family Relations, Dr. Christie is currently CEO of Professional Development Resources, a nonprofit corporation whose mission is to deliver continuing education credit courses to healthcare professionals throughout the United States.

Early Childhood Music Therapy and Autism Spectrum Disorders

Early Childhood Music Therapy and Autism Spectrum Disorders Petra Kern, PhD, MT-DMtG, MT-BC, MTA; Marcia Humpal, MEd, MT-BC CE Credit: 6 Hours Target Audience: Psychology | Counseling | Social Work | Occupational Therapy | Mental Health | School Psychology Learning Level: Intermediate Course Abstract This is a test only course (book not included).

Dysphagia: Guide to Establishing a Restorative Mealtime Program

Dysphagia: Guide to Establishing a Restorative Mealtime Program Jill E. Day, MS, CCC/SLP CE Credit: 2 Hours Target Audience: Counseling | Speech-Language Pathology & Audiology | Social Work | Occupational Therapy | Mental Health | Nutrition & Dietetics Learning Level: Introductory Course Abstract This course will enable therapists in long-term care or post-acute rehabilitation facilities to present staff training that offers strategies and techniques for implementing a Restorative Mealtime Program (RMP).

When Your Young Client is Defiant

When Your Young Client is Defiant Adina Soclof, MS, CCC-SLP CE Credit: 3 Hours Target Audience: Psychology | Counseling | Speech-Language Pathology & Audiology | Social Work | Occupational Therapy | Mental Health | Nutrition & Dietetics | School Psychology Learning Level: Introductory Course Abstract Children with difficult temperaments and those with developmental delays may have learned to express their dissatisfaction with challenging and defiant behavior like whining, anger, temper tantrums or bad language.

Managing Chronic Pain in Adults With or in Recovery from Substance Use Disorders

Managing Chronic Pain in Adults With or in Recovery from Substance Use Disorders US Department of Health & Human Services CE Credit: 5 Hours Target Audience: Psychology | Counseling | Social Work | Occupational Therapy | Mental Health Learning Level: Intermediate Course Abstract Medication for chronic pain is addictive; therefore, the treatment of individuals with both substance abuse disorders and pain presents particular challenges.

Prescription Drug Abuse

Prescription Drug Abuse Stephanie Sarkis, PhD, NCC, LMHC CE Credit: 3 Hours Target Audience: Psychology | Counseling | Social Work | Occupational Therapy | Mental Health Learning Level: Intermediate Course Abstract Prescription drug abuse is on the rise. Pharmaceuticals like OxyContin®, Adderall®, and Xanax® are some of the most commonly abused prescription drugs.

Caregiver Help Part I: Coping with Anger and Guilt

Caregiver Help Part I: Coping with Anger and Guilt Elaine K. Sanchez; Alex A. Sanchez, EdD CE Credit: 2 Hours Target Audience: Psychology | Counseling | Social Work | Occupational Therapy | Mental Health | Nutrition & Dietetics Learning Level: Introductory Course Abstract The emotional stress of caring for persons who are aging, chronically ill or disabled can be debilitating for family members as well as professional caregivers.

How Temperamental Differences Affect Young Children

How Temperamental Differences Affect Young Children Lauren Ehrenreich, MSSA, LISW-S CE Credit: 2 Hours Target Audience: Psychology | Counseling | Social Work | Occupational Therapy | Mental Health | School Psychology | Teaching Learning Level: Introductory Course Abstract Temperament plays a significant role in a child's development, experience, relationships, and behaviors.

Autism Movement Therapy

Autism Movement Therapy Joanne Lara, MA CE Credit: 2 Hours Target Audience: Psychology | Social Work | Occupational Therapy | Mental Health | Nutrition & Dietetics | School Psychology | Teaching Learning Level: Introductory Course Abstract Autism Movement Therapy® is an emerging therapy that combines movement and music with positive behavior support strategies to assist individuals with Autism Spectrum Disorder (ASD) in meeting and achieving their speech and language, social and academic goals.

Bullying Prevention: Raising Strong Kids by Responding to Hurtful & Harmful Behavior

Bullying Prevention: Raising Strong Kids by Responding to Hurtful & Harmful Behavior Amy Burzinski, LISW CE Credit: 3 Hours Target Audience: Psychology | Counseling | Social Work | Occupational Therapy | Mental Health | School Psychology | Teaching Learning Level: Introductory Course Abstract This video course starts with a thoughtful definition of "bullying" and goes on to illustrate the functional roles of the three participant groups: the targeted individuals, the bullies, and the bystanders.

Alzheimer's Caregiver Guide and Tips on Acute Hospitalization

Alzheimer's Caregiver Guide and Tips on Acute Hospitalization is a 1-hour online CE course. This course is presented in two parts. Part 1 offers strategies for managing the everyday challenges of caring for a person with Alzheimer's disease, a difficult task that can quickly become overwhelming.

Biology of Aging: Research Today for a Healthier Tomorrow

Biology of Aging: Research Today for a Healthier Tomorrow National Institute on Aging (NIA) CE Credit: 2 Hours Target Audience: Psychology | Counseling | Social Work | Occupational Therapy | Mental Health | Nutrition & Dietetics Learning Level: Intermediate Course Abstract What is aging? Can we live long and live well-and are they the same thing?

Lewy Body Dementia: Information for Patients, Families, and Professionals

Lewy Body Dementia: Information for Patients, Families, and Professionals is a 1-hour online continuing education (CE/CEU) course that explains what is known about the different types of LBD and how they are diagnosed. Most importantly, it describes how to treat and manage this difficult disease, with practical advice for both people with LBD and their caregivers.

Preventing Medical Errors & Improving Patient Safety

Leo Christie, PhD, LMFT, is a Florida-licensed Marriage and Family Therapist with a doctorate in Marriage and Family Therapy from Florida State University. Past President of the Florida Council on Family Relations, Dr. Christie is currently CEO of Professional Development Resources, a nonprofit corporation whose mission is to deliver continuing education credit courses to healthcare professionals throughout the United States.

Depression

Depression National Institute of Mental Health CE Credit: 1 Hour Target Audience: Psychology | Counseling | Social Work | Occupational Therapy | Mental Health | Nutrition & Dietetics | School Psychology | Teaching Learning Level: Introductory Course Abstract Everyone occasionally feels blue or sad.

Building Resilience in your Young Client

Building Resilience in your Young Client Adina Soclof, MS, CCC-SLP CE Credit: 3 Hours Target Audience: Psychology | Counseling | Speech-Language Pathology & Audiology | Social Work | Occupational Therapy | Mental Health | School Psychology | Teaching Learning Level: Introductory Course Abstract It has long been observed that there are certain children who experience better outcomes than others who are subjected to similar adversities, and a significant amount of literature has been devoted to the question of why this disparity exists.

Florida Occupational Therapists Continuing Education

Florida Occupational Therapists Continuing Education Requirements and License Renewals

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Florida-licensed occupational therapists have a biennial license renewal with a February 28th deadline, odd years. Twenty-six (26) hours of continuing education are required for licensure. Two (2) hours of Preventing Medical Errors and two (2) hours of Florida Occupational Therapy Laws and Rules are required at each renewal.

Florida OT Continuing Education Requirements

Florida Occupational Therapists Continuing Education Requirements and License Renewals

Continuing Education for Occupational Therapists

Florida-licensed occupational therapists have a biennial license renewal with a February 28th deadline, odd years. Twenty-six (26) hours of continuing education are required for licensure.