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Aging in Place‚ Part 1 - OT07

Aging in Place‚ Part 1

by Janie B. Scott, MA, OT/L, FAOTA
OT07
(4.3 / 1926 ratings )

This course is credentialed for:
Occupational Therapy (0.10 AOTA CEU)

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Summary:

This module presents a theoretical discussion of aging in place that includes an exploration of what aging in place is and how OTs can align their practices to meet the client’s and the community’s needs. The Occupational Therapy Practice Framework: Domain and Process serves as a frame of reference. Data are presented and roles for OTs are considered that support the profession’s collaboration and leadership in these areas.

Objectives:

The goal of this continuing education program (the first of a two-part series) is to increase understanding about barriers and enablers older adults encounter as they experience age-related changes in function. After studying the information presented here, you will be able to:
  • Describe aging in place and its relationship to the Occupational Therapy Practice Framework: Domain and Process
  • Describe potential roles for OTs in facilitating clients’ aging in place
  • Identify ways to evaluate clients’ needs and to design effective interventions relative to aging in place
 
Content Level: Intermediate
Instructional Method: Online Course — Clinical Vignette & Narrative
 
Domain 1: Context and environment
Domain 2: Activity demands
Process 3: Evaluation and intervention

 


 
Accreditation Information
 
OnCourse Learning is an approved provider of continuing education for occupational therapists by the American Occupational Therapy Association.
 
OnCourse Learning is also accredited by the Florida Board of Occupational Therapy (provider # FBN 50-1489).

Course Originally Released on: 4/15/2010
Date of Most Recent Review: 11/9/2017
Course Termination/Update Date: 11/9/2020

Unless stated above, the planners and authors of this course have declared no relevant conflicts of interest that relate to this educational activity. OnCourse Learning guarantees this educational activity is free from bias.

Please see CE Course Instructions to learn how to earn CE credit for this module.

 

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Katherine W - Tampa, FL  ·  Jan 07, 2019
this course was very applicable
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Alexander D - Surprise , AZ  ·  Jan 07, 2019
I enjoyed all of the information and statistics. I liked how it used the OT practice framework to help guide questions and provide information,.
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Meghan M - Mohnton, PA  ·  Jan 03, 2019
This course was interesting and had pertinent information that can be used daily in the OT world. I would recommend to other OT's
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Diana R - Littleton, CO  ·  Dec 15, 2018
Incorporates many aspects that need to be looked at and assessed in determining ability to age in place, and the necessary adaptations and interventions to be successful.
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Jennifer L - Payson, AZ  ·  Dec 14, 2018
Good course- review of healthy living for older adults.
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