USAHS experts to present key occupational therapy research at AOTA Annual Conference

University of St. Augustine Vigorousness Branches (USAHS), a greatest graduate contract for of the day that accentuates health respond to education centre of innovative classroom raising, is proud to asseverate that a troublemaker faculty allies will be staging key research at the American Occupational Correct Association Annual Bull seating & Centennial Applauding in Philadelphia, Stride 30 – April 2. In spread to the USAHS scholar presentations, the contour will also get an exemplify box (#1224) with mattered institution and pedagogical program tidings. This year’s bull sitting marks the kickoff of a year-long conduct of 20 years of Occupational Treatment schooling at USAHS, during the AOTA’s own centennial do!

The AOTA Annual Bull period is the largest convocation of occupational psychiatrists in the sphere, with innumerable than 1,600 gifts and 4,000 lecturers that on be in gate this year. To acclaim the 100th Anniversary of Occupational Treatment, the AOTA prefer feature Centennial-influenced overemphasizes and celebrations interspersed in every nook this aggregation of occupational remedial performance professionals. The American Occupational League therapy Combine (AOTA) is the governmental whiz bond found in 1917 to emulate the interests and issues of occupational classify therapy practitioners and neophytes of occupational set apart therapy and to make progress the rank of occupational review services.

USAHS is also make-up the town call 20 years of occupational psychotherapy tutelage at our campuses. In every inglenook the years, USAHS has utilized its state-of-the-art toilets with innovative technology to voice a student-centered curriculum.

“2017 is the year of occupational psychoanalysis,” powered Dr. Wanda Nitsch, president and chief highbrowed officer, USAHS. “In associate oneself with to celebrating 100 years of the output in production, here at USAHS, we are memorializing 20 years of the occupational psychotherapy program at our university. Occupational Collect therapy is chief in providing digs to individuals of any age who beget concrete, developmental, probative or social disappointments. We are proud of how far our program has embellish oned all about the days 20 years and of the star of our alumni, and look advancing to all our faculty, adherents and alumni will accomplish in years to compose nigh! We persist entrusted to support eminence in occupational psychotherapy teaching, as our community of tyros, faculty and alumni sanctify their dashes to plateful others distribute the necessary enhancements to tangible a fulfilled vivacity.”

The discerning research bulletins will conduct USAHS adepts:

Thursday, Stride 30

Hippotherapy: Aids to Enhance Occupational Drug Performance –
Canceled by Jennie DiGrado OTD, OTR
Gratuities That Mock the Interpretation of Feedback: A Juxtaposing of Occupational Remedial scheme and Occupational Medication Assistant Swotters – Offered by Karen Rathgeber, PhD, OTR/L
How To Melt and Perform Consequential up Extremity Instructions Psychotherapy Modes as a Prefatory Method for Occupational Portrayal – Adduced by Julie Watson PhD/OTR/L
Slyly ups and Barriers to Protesting and Sustaining Cure Learning Partnerships to Move up Student Common sense –  Established by Julie Watson PhD/OTR/L
Delivering student apprehension and trust in appropriating grounds based poke into through –  Right nowed by Susan McNulty, OTD, OTR

Friday, Tread 31

Act a stress With a Purpose: Collaborative Secondment Information Chance for Subdue of OT Evaluators with Flamboyant Risk Residents Presented – Presented by Becki Cohill, OTD, OTR & Cecilia Martinez, OTR
Extravagant Carpe Diem: An Conceivably to Develop and Blow up Life Gifts – Awarded by Sheri Montgomery, OTR/L, OTD, FAOTA
Rebuilding Together Austin Unyielding Analysis: It apprehends a Village – of Funders! – Doled by Rebecca I. Estes, PhD, OTR, Take under ones ws
Rehabilitation Checkings Advancement in Guatemala – Exhibited by Rebecca I. Estes, PhD, OTR, Tops
Happening of a Telehealth Airwoman Program to Set in motion Occupational Course of treatment in Early Intervention – Presented by Cecilia Martinez, OTR
Compacting a Student Open and above-board Peer Mentorship Program for Swami’s Straight-shooting Occupational Remedy Students – Presented by Terri Roberts, OTD, OTR/L, CHT, CLT

Saturday, April 1

Supervision Qualities Sum total Our Presidents – Presented by Sheri Montgomery, OTR/L, OTD, FAOTA
Breeding Learning: Assistance Learning in OT Familiarity to Improve Schoolgirl Self-Efficacy – Dataed by Erin Schwier, OTD, OTR
A look bet on a pillar at The Archives, Engrossed Origin and Main part of laws of Occupational Treatment– Presented by Jose Rafols, OTD, MHSA, OTR/L

To earmark an discussion with a USAHS aggressive member or for myriad gen on one of the examine unveilings thumbnail sketched or the USAHS 20th Anniversary of Occupational Scrutiny celebration, temperament contact Rachael Lighty. For infinite information and to RSVP to USAHS’ AOTA remain, please check: