Executive Functions

This course will discuss the 3 broad areas of executive functions, from working memory, inhibitory control and cognitive flexibility. Participants will learn best practices and tools in the evaluation process for these areas of function. Peggy will describe a gamut of interventions in the areas of planning and organization, time management, self-regulation, work persistence (metacognition) and content acquisition to help your clients participate in ADLs, play and leisure, work and other meaningful activities.


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Course Curriculum

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Executive Functions

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TESTIMONIALS

What therapists say about this course

Excellent information and tools to use! Enjoyed the case study to apply what was learned.

- COTA with 10 years experience

Good breakdown of executive functions in simple terms that are easy to remember and share with others.

- OT with 5 years experience

I felt intimidated to tackle this area. I now have a great starting point and some strategies to implement. 

- OT with 29 years experience

INSTRUCTOR: Peggy Morris, OTD, OTR/L, BCP is an OT with 30+ years of peds experience in early intervention, private practice & out-patient, but most of her experience & passion is in school-based practice. She coordinates the post-professional MS and OTD programs & school-based certificate program at Tufts University. She is Board Certified in Pediatrics through the AOTA, and a regular SeekFreaks contributor.

AUDIENCE: OTs, PTs, OTAs and PTAs

EDUCATIONAL LEVEL: Intermediate

COURSE OBJECTIVES

At the completion of the course, the learner is expected to:

  1. Identify the 3 broad areas of executive functions
  2. Describe the use of 2 tools to assess executive functions
  3. Determine 3 executive function interventions that can promote participation in meaningful occupation for children and youth

AGENDA

  • Background: Executive Functions: 30 minutes
  • Assessment of Executive Functions: 13 minutes
  • Intervention Highlights: Strategies: 39 minutes
  • Post-test: 10-item multiple choice. 70% correct answers required to receive a certificate

CEU

1.5 continuing education hours of training are awarded to learners who complete this course.

  • Apply EBP, LLC is an approved provider of CEUs for PTs and PTAs in IL, NY; and for OTs and OTAs in IN, IL, NY, and AOTA (see imprimatur below for details).
AOTA Approval 0.15 CEUs
  • This webinar is approved for PTs and PTAs in AR and CA.
  • These OT state boards accept approval by AOTA, other state boards or associations: AL, AK, AR, DE, DC, FL, IL, IN, KY, LA, MD, MI, MN, MS, MO, MT, NV, NH, NM, NC, ND, OH, OR, OK, PA, RI, SC, SD, TN, TX, VT, VA, WI and DC.
  • These PT state boards accept approval by other states boards or AOTA: AK, AZ, DE, HI, IN, KY, MI, MT, NC, ND, OR, PA, RI, TN, UT, VT, VA, WI, WY and DC.
  • These states do not require pre-approval of courses or have no CE requirements for OTs and OTAs: AZ, CA, CO, CT, GA, HI, ID, IA, KS, ME, MA, NE, NJ, UT, WA, WV and WY.
  • These states do not require pre-approval of courses or have no CE requirements for PTs and PTAs: AL, CO, CT, GA, IA, KS, ME, MA, MO, NE, NH, and WA.
  • If you would like to obtain CEUs for another state, please email us.

Learners must watch the video and complete course requirements, including scoring 70% or higher in the post-test to receive a certificate. Five (5) post-test retakes are allowed; if you exceed this limit, please email us.

POLICIES

  • You will have access to this course for at least 60 days.
  • There is no cancellation once course is purchased. Please email us if you have any questions.
  • Apply EBP, LLC abide by all provisions of the Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA). Apply EBP, LLC is committed to equal educational access for individuals with disabilities. Apply EBP, LLC does not discriminate against any individuals with disabilities from registering or attending any of our courses. We work closely with venues to ensure that facilities utilized are accessible. Individuals with disabilities are encouraged to contact us via email or phone (646-269-9039) with requests for accommodations. Apply EBP, LLC will make every effort to provide reasonable accommodations.