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Linking Play to Function: Using NDT and Sensory Integration Strategies to Facilitate Functional Skills Through Play

Education Resources, Inc.

Format(s):   Live Seminars
Discipline(s):   Physical Therapy / Occupational Therapy / Speech-Language
Contact Hours:   13
Registration Fee:   $435

The participant will be able to: 1. Create developmentally appropriate play activities for children with neuro - motor, (oral motor, fine motor and gross motor) sensory, and developmental challenges as a preparation for functional tasks.
2. Analyze the essential elements of a functional skill, and identify playful interventions to facilitate specific goals in the areas of mobility, daily living skills, tool usage and oral motor function and respiration.
3. Identify and apply critical elements in the theoretical frameworks of NDT, SI, and Motor Learning that facilitate play and ultimately the acquisition of a functional skill in children.
4. Consider different methods for teaching, managing the environment, selecting equipment, and handling the child that will be playful and optimize function.

Target Audience

Confirmation Notes
Deadline for registration is two weeks prior to course. Cancellation will be accepted until that deadline, minus an administration fee of $75. NO REFUNDS AFTER DEADLINE.
CEU INFORMATION: Education Resources applies for continuing education approval, when available, in the state where the course is being presented and sometimes in neighboring states. Education Resources is also an approved provider in many states. Please visit our website for more detailed information Approved provider of continuing education by the American Occupational Therapy Association #3043. The assignment of AOTA CEU's does not imply endorsement of specific course content, products or clinical procedures by AOTA. NBCOT professional development provider. Education Resources, Inc. is approved by the Continuing Education Board of the American Speech-Language-Hearing Association (ASHA) to provide continuing education activities in speech-language pathology and audiology. This program is offered for 1.2 CEU's (Intermediate Level, Related area) ASHA CE Provider approval does not imply endorsement of course content, specific products or clinical procedures.

DAY ONE 8:30-9:00 Registration/Continental Breakfast 9:00-10:30 The evolution of play, developmental competence, and ultimate function 10:30-10:45 Break 10:45-12:00 A model for assessing essential elements to gain specific functional skills Mobility Daily Living Skills Tool Usage Oral Motor Function Respiration Matching play with function 12:00-1:15 Lunch (on your own) 1:15-3:00 Critical elements in Neurodevelopmental Treatment and Sensory Integration (didactic and lab) 3:00-3:15 Break 3:15-4:45 Critical elements in Neurodevelopmental Treatment and Sensory Integration (didactic and lab) continued DAY TWO 8:00-8:30 Continental Breakfast 8:30-10:00 Critical elements in Neurodevelopmental Treatment and Sensory Integration, and (didactic and lab) 10:00-10:15 Break 10:15-11:30 Critical elements in Neurodevelopmental Treatment and Sensory Integration, and (didactic and lab) continued 11:30-12:00 Children with Challenges - Video Analysis and Clinical Problem Solving 12:00-1:00 Lunch (on your own) 1:15-2:00 What Does Motor Learning have to Do with Play and Function ? 2:00-2:15 Break 2:00-4:00 Stump the Stars the art and science of intervention Group Problem Solving Functional Problems Addressed Through Play

This new workshop, developed and taught by Lezlie Adler, internationally renowned clinician and teacher will focus on play as a vehicle for learning for children with developmental challenges. Current information on Neuro Developmental Treatment and Sensory Integration will provide the foundation for analyzing and applying play to assessment and intervention with children of all ages to attain functional skills.

Dates and Locations
Register Address:   Columbus Ohio
Location:   Nationwide children's Hospital
Dates:   11-02-2018 - 11-03-2018, 12:00AM 12:00AM