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Saturday Student Track Sessions

Time

Session Number

Session Name

7:45am

A

Mind-Body Activity: Easy Form Tai Chi

8:45am

1

State Legislative and Regulatory Updates

8:45am

5

Addressing Falls in an Acute Inpatient Oncology Hospital

8:45am

8

Part 1: Evidence-based Practice and Traumatic Brain Injury
Part 2: Healthcare Navigation for Clients with Chronic Conditions
Part 3: Training the Trainer: Mental Health Social Skills Training

10:30am

10

Protect Your License

10:30am

14

Understanding and Treating Common Hand Injuries

1:30pm

20

Be Prepared: Creating Personal Emergency Action Plans with Your Clients

1:30pm

23

Is Sensory Integration an Effective Treatment for Autism?

1:30pm

27

Part 1: Cultivating Connections: Facilitating Growth in Mental Health
Part 2: Lifestyle Management for Substance Abuse Disorders
Part 3: A Mentor Could Be the Secret to Your Success

2:45pm

30

Hoarding and Harm Reduction: A Trauma-informed Approach

2:45pm

33

OT Pilot Collaboration within Parent-Child Interaction Therapy

If you wish to attend sessions on Saturday that are not listed above, you will need to register as a practitioner. 

Sunday Sessions by Track

Please note:  You may not register for overlapping sessions.

Time

Session Number

Session Name

8:45am

42

Occupational Therapy Approaches in Early Addiction Recovery

8:45am

46

Sensory Processing Treatment of Birth Difficulties and Developmental Delays

8:45am

47

Beyond Motivational Interviewing: Working with Occupational Disengagement in Psychosis

10:00am

52

Occupational Therapy’s Role with Survivors of Human Trafficking

10:00am

53

Identifying Depression and Activities to Support Recovery

1:30pm

60

The Two Percent: Advocating for Occupational Therapy’s Role in Mental Health Practice

1:30pm

61

Help Your Sensitive and Sensory Kids Thrive

1:30pm

62

Sanism and Mad Pride: Critical Perspectives on Mental Health

2:45pm

68

Addressing Anxiety Disorders with Lifestyle Management Approaches

2:45pm

69

Implications of Excessive Use of Digital Media in Children

2:45pm

70

Critical Perspectives on Psychiatric Locked Units

Time

Session Number

Session Name

8:45am

43

A Step Ahead: Occupational Therapy’s Role in Pre-Habilitative Services

8:45am

44

Snapshot Survey of Mindfulness Techniques for Chronic Pain

10:00am

53

Identifying Depression and Activities to Support Recovery

10:00am

54

Addressing Functional Cognition in Stroke Rehabilitation: Assessments and Interventions

1:30pm

65

Reinvigorating Rehab with the OT Whole Person Perspective

1:30pm

66

A Journey Implementing Cardiac OT in Acute Care

Time

Session Number

Session Name

8:45am

45

Voices of Urban Youth: Current and Future Occupations

8:45am

46

Sensory Processing Treatment of Birth Difficulties and Developmental Delays

10:00am

55

Educational Occupational Therapy Manual: A Districtwide Resource

1:30pm

61

Help Your Sensitive and Sensory Kids Thrive

2:45pm

69

Implications of Excessive Use of Digital Media in Children

Time

Session Number

Session Name

8:45am

40

Elevating Your Professional Growth Through Volunteerism

10:00am

50

Preparing for a Short-term Volunteer Experience

1:30pm

63

A Holistic Framework to Address Healthcare Burnout

1:30pm

67

Understanding Patient-driven Payment Model

Time

Session Number

Session Name

8:45am

41

Facilitating Professional Outreach Through Undergraduate Education

10:00am

51

Being an Academic Fieldwork Coordinator: Roles and Responsibilities

1:30pm

64

Navigating Fieldwork: A Road Map for Fieldwork Educators

Time

Session Number

Session Name

2:45pm

69

Implications of Excessive Use of Digital Media in Children