Individuals with upper limb loss/difference (ULL/D) are likely to encounter secondary conditions that include pain, overuse, and perceptions of isolation, and social stigma often require specialized services. This course highlights the development, implementation, and evaluation of a telehealth program that offered preventive information, strategies, and peer interaction.
For more introductory information, you can check out other courses by this presenter prior to taking this advanced level course
Course created on November 11, 2019
Course Type: Recorded Webinar
CEUs/Hours Offered: AK/1.0; AL/1.0; AR/1.0; AZ/1.0; CA/1.0; CO/1.0; CT/1.0; DE/1.0; FL/1.0; GA/1.0; HI/1.0; IA/1.0; IACET/0.1; ID/1.0; IL/1.0; IN/1.0; KS/1.0; KY/1.0 Category 2; MA/1.0; ME/1.0; MI/1.0; MO/1.0; MS/1.0; MT/1.0; NC/1.0; ND/1.0; NE/1.0; NH/1.0; NY/1.0; OK/1.0; OR/1.0; PA/1.0; RESNA/0.1; RI/1.0; SC/1.0; SD/1.0; TN/1.0; TX/1.0; UT/1.0; VA/1.0; VT/1.0; WA/1.0; WI/1.0; WY/1.0
- After this course, participants will be able to list 3 factors that contribute to health behavior change.
- After this course, participants will be able to describe the benefits and challenges of using telehealth as a health care delivery platform.
- After this course, participants will be able to describe the issues that are important to the population and that impact care.
- After this course, participants will be able to list and describe 3 secondary conditions related to each category (physical and psycho-social) and strategies to mitigate and/or prevent these problems.
|5-10 Minutes||Review of Literature|
|10-15 Minutes||Population Health Perspective|
|15-25 Minutes||Needs Assessment|
|25-35 Minutes||Program Development and Implementation|
|35-40 Minutes||Program Evaluation|
|40-55 Minutes||Participant Lived Story|
|55-60 Minutes||Summary, Q & A|
OTD, M.Ed. Advanced Practice of Occupational Therapy, OTR/L
Dr. Debra Latour, OTD, M.Ed., OTR/L is a registered occupational therapist and owner of Single-Handed Solutions, LLC, providing clinical, educational, and research consulting services to manufacturers, providers, and individuals with upper limb loss/difference. She offers clinical interventions through her affiliation with Handspring Clinical Service. Debi graduated from BSOT/Tufts University and earned her M.Ed. (Advanced Practice OT) from Springfield College and post-professional OTD at A.T. Still University. She is a full-time academic faculty at Western New England University. Debi is active with the Amputee Coalition and is a member of ACPOC, AAOP, ATA, and AOTA. Debi has a congenital upper limb difference, is an active prosthesis-user and shares her experiences and tips through her blog at www.Single-HandedSolutions.blogspot.com. She is the inventor of record of patented prosthetic technology, and has authored published articles and chapters in occupational therapy text books, as well as copyrighted educational materials distributed by ContinuEd and MedBridge. Debi has consulted with Scholastic Books as a sensitivity reader for diverse publications, was mentioned in the book “Inventology” (by Pagan Kennedy), and is a subject in the “We Design” exhibit of Design Museum, that opened October 3 in Boston, MA.
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