Pediatric course hosted by UOTA


Event Details


The Utah Occupational Therapy Association presents the following continuing education course from Education Resources, Inc. :

Effectively Treating Behavior in Children: Traumatic Brain Injury, Autism Spectrum Disorder, Sensory Processing, Cognitive Limitations, PTSD, and other challenges.

Presented by John Pagano, PhD., OTR/L
September 22-23 8:30-4:30

Location:

University of Utah

Eccles Health Sciences Library

HSEB room 4100

Prices are as follows:

UOTA and IOTA  member $350

**IOTA members will need to identify IOTA membership. Please place IDAHO after your credentials when registering if you are a current IOTA member.

non UOTA/IOTA member $400

Student $300

Course Description: Following this course, you will be able to more effectively treat complex behaviors in children using an approach of behavior, sensory integration, handling, mindfulness, activity, music, and developmental strategies. This course will be hands-on use of Positive Behavioral Support, Mindfulness, Therapeutic Movement, NDT, Neuropsychology, Sensory Integration, and sensory massage. Participants will receive reproducible copies of FAB Activity Strategies, Pressure Touch Program, Environmental Adaptations, Triggers and Coping Forms, and Oral Sensory Strategies. Focus will be on transdisciplinary interventions and consultation with educators, parents, mental health therapists, physicians, and fellow therapists

AOTA approved provider for 13 contact hours.

Registration will be available on the Utah Occupational Therapy Association website. https://utahotassociation.org/event/effectively-treat-behavior-in-children-traumatic-braininjury-autism-spectrum-disorder-sensory-processing-cognitive-limitation-ptsd-other-challenges

Register by August 31, 2017

Any questions please contact:

Taelor Coyle, MOTR/L, UOTA Continuing Education Chair taelor.coyle@gmail.com