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Apr 07
The American Occupational Therapy Association is offering COVID-19 & OT courses for free

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The American Occupational Therapy Association is offering COVID-19 & OT courses for free to members and to non-members through the AOTA Store, including the following:

From Onsite to Online: Addressing Students' Needs Through a Telehealth Service Delivery Model. 


Online Continuing Education Series

AOTA is also offering an online continuing education series. Participants can earn up to 1.5 contact hours per session. Webinars will be live-tweeted using #COVID19andOT and available on the AOTA Store within 24 hours of the live event.

​Registration for the series is now open! Check AOTA's COVID-19 & OT Online CE Series page for detailed information and updates.

 

COVID-19 & OT | An Online CE Series

Update on the Coronavirus Aid, Relief, and Economic Security (CARES) Act
Wednesday, April 8 • 12:30 p.m.–2:00 p.m. ET 
FREE

Shortening the Distance: A Panel Discussion on Telehealth and Occupational Therapy with Children, Youth, and Adults

Thursday, April 9 • 12:30 p.m.–2:00 p.m. ET 

FREE

#OTatHome

Friday, April 10 • 2:00 p.m.–3:00 p.m. ET 

FREE

Providing Pediatric Outpatient OT Using Telehealth Technologies: Case Study of a Hospital-Based Institution

Monday, April 13 • 1:00 p.m.–2:30 p.m. ET 

FREE

State Advocacy Update: Ensuring Access to OT During a Pandemic
Tuesday, April 14 • 11:00 a.m.–12:30 p.m. ET

FREE

Earn up to 1.5 contact hours per session. Webinars will be live-tweeted using #COVID19andOT and available on the AOTA Store within 24 hours of the live event.

 

Registration now open! Check AOTA's COVID-19 & OT Online CE Series page for updates.


Other OT Resources for COVID-19


New Telehealth Resources on the AOTA Coronavirus Resource Center include a free webinar focused on Telehealth Resources for Occupational Therapy hosted by the American Congress of Rehabilitative Medicine featuring AOTA Member Tammy Richmond and AOTA's Monica Wright, and the “Delivering Services Through Telehealth" chapter of The Occupational Therapy Manager (6th ed.) ($19.95 for members, $24.95 for nonmembers). Also available is the Telehealth Demystified CE, focused on the benefits of telehealth and how to incorporate it into an existing practice.