How to Prescribe EFFECTIVE OT Home Exercise Programs and using biomechanical/occupation based approaches to treat UE dysfunction | SeniorsFlourish.com #SNFOT #OT #HomehealthOT #occupationaltherapy #OTtreatmentideas

How to Prescribe Occupational Therapy Home Exercise Programs Utilizing a Biomechanical Approach

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Have you ever wondered, “how should I be prescribing home exercise programs” or “what type of approach is best to address my patient’s upper extremity dysfunction?” Anthony Mucci COTA, discusses how we should be using a combination of a biomechanical approach in conjunction with occupation based techniques to help our patients achieve their optimal outcomes. It is definitely not a “one-size-fits-all” …

#OT vs #OTA responsibilities and OT/OTA collaboration. Tips to strengthen the relationship in order to help your pts achieve their goals | SeniorsFlourish.com #occupationaltherapy #SNFOT

OT & OTA Collaboration

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Have you ever wondered what really is the difference between an OTR and COTA? What are the differences in responsibilities between an occupational therapist and an occupational therapy assistant? How can we work on this OT/OTA collaboration to create successful partnerships? Melissa Tilton OTA, BS, ROH (and AOTA Board Member) talks about her passion for being an OTA and discusses how this …

Are you unhappy with your occupational therapy job, or feeling burned out being an OT? Here are TONS of tips to help you revive your career! | SeniorsFlourish.com #occupationaltherapy #homehealthOT #OT #SNFOT #geriatricOT

Burned Out in Occupational Therapy? Tips to Reclaim your Practice

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I love that the Seniors Flourish Podcast can talk about professional issues that are REAL – like, are you unhappy with your occupational therapy job, or feeling burned out being an OT? Ericka del Pozo MOT OTR/L, shares her resources and passion for helping fellow OT practitioners bash the burnout! Resources from the show: Bash the Burnout for HealthCare Professionals CEU …

Allen Cognitive Level Treatment Ideas, and Case Studies | Seniorsflourish.com #OTtreatmentideas #OT #occupationaltherapy #SNFOT #HomehealthOT

Using the Allen Cognitive Levels with Older Adults: Part 2

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How can the Allen Cognitive Levels help you to provide better treatments for our patients with a cognitive impairment? How can we use this theory to make better discharge planning? How can we help our patient’s be successful in their own environments with dementia? Dr Patricia Cornille OTD and Carol Luhman OTR, both former presidents of the Allen Cognitive Network, …

Allen Cognitive Level Treatment Ideas, and Case Studies | Seniorsflourish.com #OTtreatmentideas #OT #occupationaltherapy #SNFOT #HomehealthOT

Using the Allen Cognitive Levels with Older Adults: Part 1

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How can the Allen Cognitive Levels help you to provide better treatments for our patients with a cognitive impairment? How can we use this theory to make better discharge planning? How can we help our patient’s be successful in their own environments with dementia? Dr Patricia Cornille OTD and Carol Luhman OTR, both former presidents of the Allen Cognitive Network, …

Occupational Therapy for Older Adults with Developmental Disabilities - assessments, to case studies | SeniorsFlourish.com #OT #occupationaltherapy #OTtreatmentideas #geriatricOT #SNFOT #HomehealthOT

Occupational Therapy for Older Adults with Developmental Disabilities

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Occupational Therapist have a unique role when working in a community based setting for older adults with developmental disabilities. Guest Tomeico Faison OTR/L not only has a passion for providing services to this population, but has grown an OT business! From assessments and case studies to finding a way to serve an unmet need – you will not want to …

#occupationaltherapy specialties & certifications to advance your career - Both for #OTR & #COTA. I LOVE having my PAMS certification! | SeniorsFlourish.com #OT #SNFOT #OTtreatmentideas #homehealthOT #acutecareOT

Occupational Therapy Specialties and Certifications for OTR & OTA

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Occupational therapy specialties and certifications – what’s out there and what are some options for you to further your occupational therapy career. Any certifications or specialties that have impacted your career and you would love to add – leave us a comment! Resources From the Show:  AOTA Board and Specialty Certifications 20 Occupational Therapy Specialties to Advance your Career Where to …

OT and the LGBTQ+ Older Adult Community

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Looking to learn more about being an occupational therapy practitioner and fostering inclusivity with older adults in the LGBTQ+ community? Learn about the stats, get more information on inclusive language, check out these resources and gain knowledge on practical strategies to increase your competency. Anything you would love to add – leave us a comment! Resources From the Show:  theSafeZoneProject.com …

OT podcasts, Facebook groups, Twitter Chats, Instagrams to follow and MORE! | SeniorsFlourish.com #occupationaltherapy #OT #OTtreatmentideas #OTprofessionaldevelopment #SNFOT #homehealthOT #neuroOT #geriOT

Benefits of Social Media for OT Development

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Social media and OT. Love it or hate it. In this episode of the Seniors Flourish Podcast, we are chatting about all things Facebook, Instagram, Twitter, Pinterest and Podcasting to enhance your OT professional development. What are your favorite podcasts – leave us a comment! Learn More About Our Sponsors: Promenaid is the world’s first code-compliant continuous handrail combining elegance, versatility, …

What are some pros & cons of working in a #SNF setting? Productivity, typical day, co-workers, etc | SeniorsFlourish.com #OTtreatmentideas #OT #occupationaltherapy #OTlove

Occupational Therapy in Skilled Nursing Facilities (SNF)

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What is it like to be an occupational therapy practitioner working in a skilled nursing facility (SNF)? We will be digging into a typical day and discussing the pros and cons of working with older adults in this setting. Anything you would love to add – leave us a comment! Resources From the Show:  Purpose Therapy Box Learn More About …