12/03/19 Adjustment to Disability
December 3, 2019
4:00 pm to 5:00 pm CST
The registration for this webinar will close at 12:00 pm (cst) on December 3, 2019.
Description: The webinar will discuss common adjustment reactions to patients with disabilities, review some of the emotional disorders seen with rehabilitation populations, review common emotional issues with TBI, SCI, CVA, and amputation, and discuss caregiver stress.
Instructor: Aaron C. Malina, Ph.D., ABPP, Clinical Neuropsychologist, Manager, Psychology/Patient Family Counseling, Assistant Professor, Dept. of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation, Feinberg School of Medicine
Audience: Occupational Therapists, Occupational Therapy Assistants, Physical Therapists, Physical Therapy Assistants, Speech-Language Pathologists, Nurses
Upon completion of this course, participants will be able to:
- Identify normal reactions to disability
- Discuss the symptoms of major depression, anxiety and PTSD
- Identify common emotional issues with SCI, CVA TBI and amputation
- Identify caregiver stress and have tools to help address it
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 – Outcomes
The Illinois Physical Therapy Board for 1 Contact Hour has approved this course. Approval #216-000069
The Shirley Ryan AbilityLab is recognized by the New York State Education Department’s State Board of Physical Therapy as an approved provider of physical therapy and physical therapist assistant continuing education. This course has been approved by the New York Physical Therapy Board for 1 Contact Hour
This course is offered for 0.10 ASHA CEUs (Intermediate level, Related area).
The Shirley Ryan AbilityLab (OH-362, 09/01/2020-114KAS) is an approved provider of continuing nursing education by the Ohio Nurses Association (OBN-001-91), an accredited approver by the American Nurses Credentialing Center’s Commission on Accreditation.
This CNE is being offered for 1.0 contact hours OH-362, 09/01/2020-114KAS
Financial: Receives an Honorarium for teaching this course from the Shirley Ryan AbilityLab.
Non-Financial: No relevant non-financial relationships to disclose.