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This workshop addresses roles of the Fieldwork Educator, supervising fieldwork students, and coordinating on goal achievement with the Academic Fieldwork Coordinator. Leads to a certification in at end of workshop.
2. Low Vision and Fall Prevention (4 hours)
This workshop will provide an overview of anatomy and physiology of the visual system, fall risk factors, and intervention strategies. A practice lab is included.
3. Implementing a Matter of Balance Program: Becoming a Coach (4 hours):
This institute will introduce the criteria, training and expectations necessary to become a Matter of Balance-Fall prevention program coach who will facilitate the implementation of this evidence-based program in the community.
4. Sensory Processing (4 hours)
This workshop will explore the ways in which occupational therapists can broaden the traditional model of intervention to provide wellness for all children using a sensory perspective. It will include an overview of sensory processing, brain science related to sensory strategies, neurobiological considerations that impact outcomes, ways to facilitate effective collaboration between parents, teachers, therapists and other healthcare workers, as well as a discussion of why sensory processing issues seem to be on the rise.
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Our Exhibitor Hall this year will be held on Friday evening 5-8pm at The Shores Resort & Spa. We expect exhibitors will appreciate this one solid three hour block of time unopposed by any continuing education sessions and will welcome the opportunity be to showcase their products and/or services relevant to occupational therapy.
Please let me know if you have any specific conference related questions or want to get your name at the top of the conference volunteer list. I look forward to another great FOTA year and conference in 2013!
Debora Oliveira, Ph.D., OTR/L
FOTA VP and Education Chair
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FOTA - P.O. Box 1459- Englewood, FL 34295
If you have any feedback or problems with this web site, please contact the
FOTA Webmaster. Thank you!