Learn practical tools to improve the effectiveness of your school practice in 5 comprehensive modules addressing complex school challenges, evidence based sensory and motor activities, handwriting success tools, functional postural control strategies, as well as ways to improve mental health, bilateral coordination, and visual spatial skills to enhance functioning in your students.
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Learn practical tools to improve the effectiveness of your school practice in 5 comprehensive online modules addressing complex school challenges, evidence based sensory and motor activities, handwriting success tools, functional postural control strategies, as well as ways to improve mental health, bilateral coordination, and visual spatial skills to enhance functioning in your students.
Recorded live at the 2015 Therapies in the School Conference.
Offering five dynamic online sessions.
Evidence Based Strategies to Support Students with Sensory and/or Motor Challenges
Strategies to Improve Mental Health, Reduce Problematic Reflexes/Habits, Increase Stability and Bilateral Coordination for Enhanced School Functioning
Complex School Based Challenges: Collaborative Goals, Embedded Motor Interventions, Data Collection and more
Gaining Postural Control for Successful Participation: School Based Therapy Applications
Facilitating Success in Handwriting Using Sensory Motor Integration and Visual Spatial Strategies
Doreit S. Bialer, OTD, MA, is an independent provider and consultant to school districts. She holds certifications in Neurodevelopmental Therapy and in the Administrations and Interpretation of the Sensory Integration and Praxis Tests, and is a certified Pilates Mat Instructor . She Co-authored a book with Dr. Lucy J. Miller and the star Center called No Longer a SECRET; Unique Common-sense Strategies for Children with Sensory and Motor Challenges
Doreit was a keynote speaker at the Education Resources Annual Conference 2015
John Pagano, Ph.D., OTR/L presents workshops internationally for educators, allied health therapists, and mental health practitioners on improving self-regulation in youth with complex behavioral, developmental, cognitive, and sensory processing challenges. He has over 30 years experience as a pediatric occupational therapist working in NICU, birth-to-three, sensory integration clinic, pre-school,school, group home, and adolescent psychiatric hospital settings. Dr. Pagano is known for his humorous, interactive workshops teaching extensive practical interventions for children and young adults with Autism Spectrum and other complex behavioral and developmental challenges.
Dr. Pagano holds a B. S. degree in Occupational Therapy,M. S. in Special Education, and Ph.D. in Human Development & Family Therapy. He is certified in Occupational Therapy, Neuro-Developmental (Bobath) Treatment,QST Sensory Treatment for Autism, as well as an Instructor of Movement Based Learning and Positive Behavioral Support. Dr. Pagano conducts clinical research and maintains a full time clinical occupational therapy practice specializing in children and adolescents with complex behavioral, Autism Spectrum, cognitive,and other developmental challenges. He is a member of the AOTA School Mental Health Working Group and publishes extensively on the practical clinical applications of transdisciplinary research. An indepth description of Dr. Paganos clinical approach can be found on his website www.fabstrategies.org.
John was alsoa keynote speaker at the Education Resources Annual Conference: Therapies in the School 2015
Susan (Sue) Cecere, PT, MHS is the Physical Therapy Instructional Specialist for Prince Georges County Public Schools, Maryland, supervising both early intervention and school based programs. She is a co-author of Occupational and Physical Therapy Early Intervention and School-Based Services in Maryland: A Guide to Practice and had lectured extensively on complex school based practice topics, including workload, frequency and intensity and ecological assessment.
Susan wasa keynote speaker at the Education Resources Annual Conference Therapies in the School 2015
Barbara Hodge, PT, is a coordinator instructor for pediatric NDT courses andan internationally renowned instructor and a respected master clinician. She conducts workshops throughout the US as well as overseas, and is well known for her ability to take complex information and apply it in a practical, useful, and meaningful way.
Ms. Hodgehas trained with Dr. and Mrs. Bobath in London, UK and also at the Upledger Institute. She currently works in private practice where she integrates manual therapy approaches along with NDT when treating children and adults with neurologic dysfunction. In addition, Ms. Hodge consults to several school districts in Massachusetts.
Barbara will also be a keynote speaker at the Education Resources Annual Conference: Therapies in the School 2015.
Carrie Davis, SIPT, MS, OTR/L is co-founder of Connect Experience Write (CEW). A graduate of Columbia University College of Physicians and Surgeons, she has worked in both private practice and school settings. Carrie currently evaluates and treats children with executive dysfunction, sensory processing disorder, ADHD, learning disorders and autistic spectrum disorder. She also presents locally and nationally on topics related to sensory processing and handwriting.
Carriewasa speaker at the Education Resources Annual Conference Therapies in the School 2015
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This course is offered for 16.5 Contact Hours, 1.65 CEUs (Intermediate Level) Please visit our CEU page for further details
This course is offered for up to 1.65 ASHA CEUs (Intermediate level, Professional area).