1 Contact Hour - Episode 38: Creating a Referral Process & SBOT Manual
Earn 1 contact hour toward your professional development requirements by listening to episode 38 of the OT School House Podcast and taking a 10 question quiz to demonstrate learned knowledge.
In this episode, Jayson interviews a fantastic group of OTs and OT students who share how they developed an evidence-based referral process and occupational therapy manual. This group has spent over a year together working on this manual for a school district in Southern California and recently presented their manual in a presentation at the Western Regional Occupational Therapy Symposium in San Diego. In this podcast, you will learn the steps taken to develop a School-based OT practice manual and how to set up a referral process based on the needs of your district.
Objectives for this Professional Development Podcast. Listeners will:
1. Identify and understand the need for an educational occupational therapy manual within a school setting and how to develop/ modify/ implement an educational occupational therapy manual within a school district
2. Demonstrate the ability to identify how an occupational therapist can assist teachers in general education through the use of RtI (Response to Intervention) via collaboration and consultation.
3. Educate and empower all teachers and district staff on how an occupational therapist can provide strategies to support all students foundational fine motor and sensory processing skills necessary for optimal engagement in academic tasks.
When purchased, you will receive a document instructing you on how to take a 10 question quiz in order to demonstrate mastery of the learning objectives. You will also receive a download with the corresponding Powerpoint slides and supporting documents.
Upon passing the short quiz, you will be provided a certificate of completion to use for state licensure and/or national board certification renewal.