2/15/23: An Introduction to Pediatric Bladder and Bowel Disorders
Time: February 15, 2023, 4:00 PM - 5:30 PM Central Standard Time
Note: If you are unable to attend the live event, you will be automatically enrolled in the on-demand version. The on-demand version will be available six weeks after the live broadcast.
Description: The most common elimination disorders in children are bedwetting and dysfunctional elimination syndromes. This webinar will focus on the treatment of children with day or nighttime urinary and/or fecal incontinence and constipation. An in-depth discussion on intervention strategies will occur and resources will be reviewed.
Learner Outcomes: Upon completion of this webinar, participants will be able to:
- Describe who is an appropriate candidate for behavioral and biofeedback intervention related to elimination disorders.
- List at least three diagnoses that are appropriate to refer to a clinician trained in this treatment technique.
- Define what biofeedback is and how it is used in elimination disorders.
- Generate at least three treatment strategies for bedwetting.
Instructor: Tiffany Ellsworth Lee, MA, OTR, BCB-PMD, PRPC
Audience: Occupational Therapists, Occupational Therapy Assistants, Physical Therapists and Physical Therapist Assistants.
Continuing Education Credits:
The Shirley Ryan AbilityLab is an AOTA Approved Provider of professional development. Course approval ID# 05631. This distance learning interactive webinar is offered at .15 CEUs [intermediate, OT Service Delivery, Foundational Knowledge]. AOTA does not endorse specific course content, products, or clinical procedures.
The Illinois Physical Therapy Board has approved this course for 1.5 Contact Hours. 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 1.5 Contact Hours.
The following states require continuing education units with no state-specific approval: CT, IA, and WA
Course Directors and Planning Committee Members:
Julie Lenkiewicz, MS, CCC-SLP - Has nothing to disclose.
Melissa Kolski, PT, OCS, Dip MDT - Has nothing to disclose.
Leslie Marriott, OT - Has nothing to disclose.
Pamela Pfeifer, MS, RN, NPD-BC - Has nothing to disclose.
Speakers, Moderators and Panelists:
Tiffany Ellsworth Lee, MA, OTR, BCB-PMD, PRPC - Has nothing to disclose.
Technology Requirements: To participate, you will need access to a device with an Internet connection. Computers, laptops, iOS and Android devices are supported.
High-speed broadband Internet access (LAN, Cable or DSL) is highly recommended.
Additional requirements include:
- Web browser: latest stable version of Chrome, Firefox, or Safari
- Speaker and microphone, or headset with microphone, or phone to listen to webinar facilitators
- Do NOT use Internet Explorer as it is not supported.
Cancellation Policy: To request a cancellation of a live webinar, please provide written notice by email or by phone within 24 hours of placing your order and we will refund you the full course fee. If you cannot give notice within 24 hours, a credit towards a future course of equal value would apply.