Meeting the Sensory Needs of Children with Autism Spectrum Disorder (ASD): A Primer for Therapy Professionals

Course: #3206Level: Introductory2.5 Hours 718 Reviews
Recorded Webinar

Children with ASD often present with sensory processing disorder that significantly impacts sensory-motor function, social communication and behavior, and participation in age-appropriate activities at school, home or in the community. This course provides an overview of sensory processing disorder in ASD, identifies appropriate tests and measures, and presents strategies to support the sensory needs of this population. This introductory course is directly related to the practice of physical therapy and is therefore appropriate for the PT and PTA.

Course created on November 7, 2018

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Course Type: Recorded Webinar

CEUs/Hours Offered: AK/2.5; AL/2.5; AR/2.5; AZ/2.5; CA/2.5; CO/2.5; CT/2.5; DE/2.5; GA/2.5; HI/2.5; IA/2.5; IACET/0.3; IBCCES/2.5; ID/2.5; IL/2.5; IN/2.5; KS/2.5; KY/2.5 Category 2; LA/2.5; MA/2.5; MD/0.25; ME/2.5; MI/2.5; MO/2.5; MS/2.5; MT/2.5; NC/2.5; ND/2.5; NE/2.5; NH/2.5; NJ/2.5; NY/2.5; OH/2.0; OR/2.5; PA/2.5; ProCert/FSBPT/2.5; RI/2.5; SC/2.5; SD/2.5; TN/2.5; TX/2.5; UT/2.5; VA/2.5; VT/2.5; WA/2.5; WI/2.5; WV/2.5; WY/2.5

Learning Outcomes

  • checkmarkThe participant will be able to describe at least three direct impacts of sensory processing disorder in children with ASD in the following functional area: sensory-motor function.
  • checkmarkThe participant will be able to identify at least two tests and at least two measures used to assess sensory-motor function in children with ASD.
  • checkmarkThe participant will be able to outline at least three strategies to meet the sensory needs of a child with ASD.

Agenda

0-15 Minutes Background, review of learner outcomes
15-45 Minutes Overview of sensory processing disorder and implications for children with ASD
45-75 Minutes Review of tests and measures for sensory processing disorder and sensory-motor function
75-100 Minutes Sensory-motor interventions
100-130 Minutes Case reviews
130-140 Minutes Summary
140-150 Minutes Q & A

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California

PhysicalTherapy.com is a recognized continuing competency approval agency for the Physical Therapy Board of California. This course is offered for 2.5 hours of continuing competency.


CE Broker

CE Broker

PhysicalTherapy.com is approved to report to CE Broker for PTs and PTAs licensed in the state of SC, CE Provider #: 50-14089. If you are a PT/PTA in South Carolina, CE Broker may be of interest to you.


International Association for Continuing Education and Training

International Association for Continuing Education and Training

continued, LLC, DBA PhysicalTherapy.com, is accredited by the International Association for Continuing Education and Training (IACET). continued complies with the ANSI/IACET Standard, which is recognized internationally as a standard of excellence in instructional practices. As a result of this accreditation, continued is authorized to issue the IACET CEU. continued, LLC, is authorized by IACET to offer 0.3 CEUs for this program.


International Board of Credentialing and Continuing Education Standards

International Board of Credentialing and Continuing Education Standards

The continued family of websites, including PhysicalTherapy.com, is a Certified Training Partner of IBCCES. This course is offered for a maximum of 2.5 CE hours for the autism certifications issued by IBCCES.


IL Physical Therapy Continuing Education Sponsor

This course is offered for 2.5 hours (Introductory level) by the Illinois Department of Professional Regulation (Sponsor License #216000252).


KPTA

This course is offered for 2.5 hours (Introductory level, Category 2) by the Kentucky Physical Therapy Association (Provider #CS80-2012-KPTA).


Louisiana

This course is offered for 2.5 hours by the Louisiana Physical Therapy Board.


Maryland

This course meets the basic criteria of the Maryland Board of Physical Therapy Examiners for 0.25 CEUs.


New Jersey

NJ- The New Jersey State Board of Physical Therapy Examiners has approved continuing education courses on PhysicalTherapy.com. Refer to individual courses for details related to credits offered.


New York

PhysicalTherapy.com is recognized by the New York State Education Department's State Board for Physical Therapy as an approved provider of physical therapy and physical therapist assistant continuing education.


Ohio

OH- The Ohio Physical Therapy Association has approved continuing education courses on PhysicalTherapy.com. Refer to individual courses for details related to credits offered.


ProCert/FSBPT

ProCert/FSBPT

ProCert has awarded certification in the amount of 2.5 Continuing Competence Units (CCUs) to this activity. CCUs are a unit of relative value of an activity based on its evaluation against a comprehensive set of standards. The CCU determination is a valuation reflecting many factors including, but not limited to, duration of the activity. No conclusion should be drawn that ProCert's CCUs correlate to time or duration.


Texas Physical Therapy Association

This course is offered for 2.5 hours (Introductory level) by the Texas Physical Therapy Association. The assignment of Texas PT CCUs does not imply endorsement of specific course content, products, or clinical procedures by TPTA or TBPTE. The Texas Physical Therapy Association (TPTA) administers the CCAP on behalf of the Texas Board of Physical Therapy Examiners (Provider #1807033TX). Beginning July 1, 2018, the Texas Physical Therapy Association (TPTA) administers the CCAP on behalf of the Texas Board of Physical Therapy Examiners (Provider #2106033TX).


West Virginia

Approval of this course does not necessarily imply that the WV Board of Physical Therapy supports the views of the presenter or sponsor.



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