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November Webinar
December Webinar

Trauma Informed:

What it means, why it matters for all healthcare providers, and how to take practical steps towards trauma informed practice

Rachel Ashcraft

Presented by Rachel Ashcraft, MS, OTR/L, TBRI® Practitioner

Monday, November 25, 2019
12:00 - 1:00 PM Mountain Time

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$40 with AOTA CEUs/Certificate of Completion
(20% Discount for Professional Subscribers)

$20 with no CEUs/Certificate of Completion
(20% Discount for Parent/Individual Subscribers)
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Please register now to access the recorded version of the live webinar if you are not able to attend live. It will be available through SPD University.

In this webinar, basic concepts regarding practical steps towards trauma informed care throughout a practitioner’s career will be introduced. A foundational understanding of what childhood trauma is, how trauma impacts a person across the lifespan, and essential considerations in healthcare will be discussed.  


This will be presented live via webinar on November 25, 2019 and a recording will be available for later access. When purchased, the link for webinar attendance will be given 24 hours before presentation.
 

Learning Objectives:

  • Describe experiences and factors related to early adversity and childhood trauma
  • Explain basic implications of childhood trauma on neurological and developmental outcomes, mental and physical health, and quality of life across the lifespan
  • Develop basic concepts to reframe behavior in the context of trauma
  • Establish practitioner “next steps” to practically move towards trauma informed care


Who Should Attend?

Physicians, Nurses, OTs, PTs, SLPs, Counselors, Social Workers, Healthcare Case Managers, Dentists


About the Presenter:

Rachel Ashcraft is a licensed and registered occupational therapist and TBRI® Practitioner.  She received her Master of Science degree in Occupational Therapy from the UAB. Rachel is the clinical supervisor for OT/PT/ and Counseling services at the Hoover location of Child’sPlay Therapy Center.  She founded and directs a non-profit, Foster the Future Alabama, with the mission of reducing inequality in access to health and wellness services for children in foster care. She currently serves as President for the Alabama Occupational Therapy Association as well as on the AOTA school of mental health community of practice. She has been at the forefront of the national OT movement towards more trauma informed care across the profession.  She has received recognition from both State and National Occupational Therapy Associations for her work with vulnerable children, including receiving the 2018 Emerging & Innovative Practice Award from The American Occupational Therapy Association, Inc.

Continuing Education Credits:

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AOTA continuing education credit awarded: 1 hour (.1 CEUs)

STAR Institute for Sensory Processing Disorder is an AOTA Approved Provider of Continuing Education. The assignment of AOTA CEUs does not imply endorsement of specific course content, products, or clinical procedures by AOTA.


December Webinar:

Understanding Telehealth Part 2:
Evidence for Client Outcomes

Jayna

Presented by Jayna Fischbach, PhD, OTD, OTR/L, BCP

Tuesday, December 3, 2019
12:00 - 1:30 PM Mountain Time

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$40 for Professionals
(20% Discount for Professional Subscribers)


Please register now to access the recorded version of the live webinar if you are not able to attend live. It will be available through SPD University.

Telehealth is a mode of service delivery for occupational therapy services which is becoming more utilized to meet the healthcare needs of a variety of individuals. In following the foundational information presented in Understanding Telehealth Part 1, this webinar will examine evidence for telehealth and current practices in pediatric telehealth.


This will be presented live via webinar on December 3, 2019 and a recording will be available for later access. When purchased, the link for webinar attendance will be given 24 hours before presentation.
 

Learning Objectives:

  • Apply occupational performance coaching to pediatric telehealth services to meet a child and family’s goals
  • Identify resources for continued learning regarding evidence for telehealth and best practices
  • Identify current legislation regarding telehealth practice and influences on current practices


Who Should Attend?

Practitioners interested in utilizing telehealth without a background in providing telehealth services.


About the Presenter:

Jayna Fischbach, OTD, OTR/L, BCPis a pediatric occupational therapist and the Senior Consultant for Occupational Therapy Services for DotCom Therapy, a telehealth service provider. She assisted with development and implementation of the occupational therapy program when DotCom Therapy expanded.

Continuing Education Credits:

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AOTA continuing education credit awarded: 1.5 hours (.15 CEUs)

STAR Institute for Sensory Processing Disorder is an AOTA Approved Provider of Continuing Education. The assignment of AOTA CEUs does not imply endorsement of specific course content, products, or clinical procedures by AOTA.