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CE: Community Integration- Not Just for Community-Based Practice
1106 Clayton Ln, Suite 516W
Austin, TX 78723
United States
Saturday, July 27, 2019, 8:00 AM - 1:30 PM CDT
Category: Capital Centex District

Community Integration- Not Just for Community-Based Practice

Occupational therapists can prevent and address concerns with community integration across the lifespan and in every practice setting. Knowledge of evidence based practice can put occupational therapists in a position to improve health outcomes at the individual, societal, and policy-making level.

As a result of attending this CEU event, attendee will be able to:
1.Understand the role of occupational therapy in community integration across practice settings.
2.Recognize potential barriers to community integration and participation related to person, environment, and occupation..Name and apply at least three evidence-based methods for evaluation and/or intervention to incorporate into clinical practice.

Amanda Frias, OTR, MOT, DRS, CBIS : Amanda Frias is an occupational therapist who has worked with mild to moderate acquired brain injury for 4 years and specializes in driver rehabilitation and community integration. She is a Certified Brain Injury Specialist and is working toward obtaining her Certified Driver Rehabilitation Specialist certification.

Amber Richardson OTR, CHES: Amber Richardson is an occupational therapist who currently works in acute care and also PRN in 2 other settings. She uses her certification as a Health Education Specialist to facilitate applications of clinical interventions to community involvement and she serves on the accessibility and inclusion committee in her community.

8:00-8:30 Registration
8:30-10:30 Introduction, Literature Review, Environment
10:30-11:00 Break
11:00-1:00 Various Populations, Assessment Tools and Resources, Intervention and Technology, Questions

Date: July 27, 2019

Time: 8:30AM-1:00PM

Location: 1106 Clayton Lane (Twin Towers Building), Austin, TX 78723  [Conference Room -- 2nd Floor, room 203, East Building] 

This course will not be delivered at virtual sites. 

Total CEUs = 4 CEUs

Members: $40
Non-members: $40 + 1 year TOTA membership (If you are not a CURRENT TOTA member, you will first be prompted to complete the membership form.)

Seats are limited.  Questions can be directed to [email protected]

Cancellation Policy [PLEASE READ]: Cancellations must be received in writing to [email protected] two business days (48 hours) prior to the start of the event. Cancellations are eligible to receive a full refund less a 10% administrative fee. Cancellations received after the stated deadline will not be eligible for a refund. Refunds will not be available for registrants who choose not to attend an event. 

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Sponsor:  Permobil