2 Contact Hours
Occupational therapist's time with their young clients is limited and so ongoing participation in developmentally beneficial activities requires that the adults who interact and work with these children use intervention strategies as well. Indirect intervention are strategies that are implemented by parents, teachers, and other adults in lieu of or in addition to the occupational therapy services provided directly to the child. This entry-level/refresher course provides an overview of indirect intervention and is appropriate for occupational therapists and assistants.
Audience: OT, COTA
Skill Level: Entry-level
Contact Hours: 2
The assignment of AOTA CEUs does not imply endorsement of specific course content, products, or clinical procedures by AOTA
Teaching Methods: Course content includes text from, "Kids Can Be Kids: A Childhood Occupations Approach (2012)" Edited by Shelly J. Lane, PhD, OTR/L, FAOTA and Anita C. Bundy, ScD, OTR, FAOTA. Copyright 2012 FA Davis. All Rights Reserved. Used with Permission.
Criteria for Passing: Each learner must complete all learning activities/handouts and pass a final exam to receive credit.
By the end of this course, each learner will be able to:
1. Describe three levels of indirect intervention.
2. Summarize the research supporting the use of an indirect therapeutic approach.
3. Develop and explain a model for creating an action plan using indirect intervention.
4. Identify the components necessary to make an indirect intervention model successful.
Here is the course outline:
Please read the introduction to provide you with important information and tips about your course.
2. Course Objectives - Indirect Intervention: The Occupational Therapist Doesn't Do It All
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3. Coursework - Indirect Intervention: The Occupational Therapist Doesn't Do It All
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4. Course Final and Survey - Indirect Intervention: The Occupational Therapist Doesn't Do It All
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The following certificates are awarded when the course is completed:
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