11/12/19 Visual Impairments in Pediatrics, Part II: Practical Treatment Tools
November 12, 2019
4:00 pm to 5:00 pm CST
The registration for this webinar will close at 12:00 pm (cst) on November 12, 2019.
Description: This webinar will introduce practical treatment approaches that learners can use within treatment sessions to address changes in vision-perception in children as a part of the occupational therapy plan of care. During the course, case studies will be presented to discuss options for treatment interventions for common clinical presentations related to vision in pediatrics.
Instructor:Kelsey Watters, OTR/L, Cognition Lab Therapist, Think and Speak Lab, Shirley Ryan Ability Lab
Audience: Occupational Therapists, Occupational Therapy Assistants, Physical Therapists, Physical Therapy Assistants, Speech-Language Pathologists
- Develop a treatment plan to address common visual perceptual deficits observed in pediatric patients
- Identify simple strategies that can be used within treatment sessions when working with pediatric patients with visual perceptual impairments
Continuing Education Credits
The Shirley Ryan AbilityLab is an approved provider for the American Occupational Therapy Association to offer continuing education in occupational therapy. This intermediate level program awards occupational therapists 0.1 CEUs or 1 contact hour. The assignment of AOTA CEUs does not imply endorsement of specific course content, products, or clinical procedures by AOTA. Category 2: OT Process – Intervention
This course has been approved by the Illinois Physical Therapy Board for 1 Contact Hour. Approval #216-000069
The Shirley Ryan AbilityLab is recognized by the New York State Education Department's State Board for Physical Therapy as an approved provider of physical therapy and physical therapist assistant continuing education. This course has been approved for 1 contact hour.
This course is offered for 0.10 CEUs (Introductory level, Related area).
DisclosuresKelsey Watters, OTR/L
Financial: Receives an Honorarium for teaching this course from the Shirley Ryan AbilityLab.
Non-financial: No relevant non-financial relationships to disclose.