Addressing Mealtime Challenges for Young Children and Families: How do challenges begin and how does this influence the assessment process?
AOTA has identified Feeding, Eating and Swallowing as a specialty area of practice with occupational therapy identified as part of a teamprovides comprehensive assessment and intervention to address concerns in these areas (AOTA, 2007).
MUSIC BASED AUDITORY STIMULATION POSITIVELY IMPACTS DEMENTIA
Prior to the late 1960’s, American scientists thought that the brain was fixed and unchangeable.
Home Modifications and Going Mobile: A New Way to Advance OT Expertise and Practice
The AOTA Centennial Vision continues to bring the occupational therapy (OT) profession to new and exciting levels of practice.
Have You Heard of Common Data Elements?
Years ago, I was working in a clinic as a licensed OT with a bachelor’s degree. With limited research training I did not know how to select assessments for measuring the effect of my interventions.
Courses Sanctioned by FOTA
Here is a list of current sanctioned courses by FOTA: Sanctioned Courses
Sanctioning Program FOTA approves and/or endorses courses related to occupational therapy practice submitted by individual professionals or organizations. For more information about the FOTA Sanctioning Program CE Course Sanctioning Program
Go to the following page of the Florida Department of Health web-site and look for continuing education rules and then scroll down and click on CE Reporting Information
OT Forums FOTA continuously supports continuing education courses throughout the nine Florida regions. These are presented at the many local OT Forums organized by occupational therapy practitioners. To know more about the OT Forums or to submit an application to present a course Local OT Forums
For questions about the FOTA Continuing Education Programs contact Cathy Peirce at firstname.lastname@example.org
FOTA Conference home page FOTA also supports continuing education at its annual conference. Prior to the conference a Call for Proposal is available for the submission of courses. The final approval of continuing education events are then available at the FOTA website. You can find a direct link to the next FOTA conference information when it is available right on the home page.
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