Professional Pre-Conference Workshop

Early-bird Pricing Ends July 12

Location & Accommodations:

Atlanta Marriott Marquis
265 Peachtree Center Ave NE
Atlanta, GA 30303
(404) 521-0000

STAR 101: An Evidence-based Approach to Intervention for Sensory Processing Challenges Through the Lifespan

October 11, 2018

This workshop will introduce participants to the STAR Frame of Reference, designed to support clinical reasoning when providing therapeutic services to individuals with sensory integration/processing challenges and their families. Examining and understanding the interplay between Regulation, Relationship and Sensory forms the basis of this paradigm shift in providing comprehensive client/family centered services. Theoretical foundations, application to clinical practice and supporting research will be presented in this overview. Video examples will provide additional support for presented concepts and discussion.

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Download a copy of the Pre-Conference Workshop agenda and learning objectives here

Who should attend

Occupational therapists, speech language pathologists, physical therapists, special education teachers, psychologists, early intervention specialists, nurses, physicians, mental health professionals and other providers.

Featured Speakers

  • Sarah A. Schoen, PhD, OTR/L
  • Virginia Spielmann
  • STAR Institute Faculty
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Download a copy of the Pre-Conference Workshop agenda and learning objectives here



Group Discounts

Register 5 or more participants in a group and automatically receive a discount of 20% off tuition fees!
Use the promotional code 3S2120 upon checkout to receive the discount on 5 or more registrations. Participants are not required to register at the same rate or for the same symposium days. Both individual and professional rates apply.

If you must register a group separately, please send the names of all participants in your group to by October 8, 2018 for each person to receive a partial refund for the 20% discount. All registrations must be received before partial refunds are issued.

Groups must be determined and paid in full before the start of the conference. Valid for in-person tuition only (online course access not included).


Continuing Education

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.

AOTA continuing education credit awarded: 6 Hours (.6 AOTA CEU)

*Continuing Education credits through any other associations will not be provided. Please check with your association to inquire about receiving credit for attending this program.


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