LIVE Webinar 12.20.20

9:00 AM-12:15 PM EST

Learning Outcomes:

After completing this course you will be able to :

  • Describe Sensory Processing Disorder and it's impact on students

  • Implement a continuum of sensory supports from least restrictive to most restrictive

  • Apply strategies to improve a child’s ability to learn and play in preschool

  • Describe primary and secondary symptoms of ADHD

  • Describe the mirror traits of ADHD and to learn how to “unwrap the gifts” to lead to a strength based model using The Cycle of Excellence

  • Implement treatment protocols for a preschool child with a diagnosis of ADHD

Time-Ordered Agenda

  • 2 hours: Smart Sensory Strategies for the Classroom:

  • 15 minutes: Break

  • 1 hour: Strengths Based Approach to ADHD

Instructional Methodology

Live lecture, video, interactive games and activities, moderated question and answer session.

Presenter Biography:

Miriam Gewirtz, M.A., OT, R/L

Miriam Gewirtz is an Occupational Therapist in Chesterfield, MO. She has developed a specialized approach to help students with disabilities achieve their dreams and goals

Disclosures:

Financial: Miriam Gewirtz receives an honorarium and royalties for the presentation of the course. She is employed as an occupational therapist in St. Louis Public schools and works with private clients.

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Non-Financial: There are no relevant non-financial disclosures at this time

Course Completion Requirements:

Satisfactory completion of the course is based on your full attendance at this LIVE online webinar and your timely submission of course feedback forms and self-assessment.
Up to .3 ASHA CEUs

Who should take this course?

OTs, SLPs, Teachers, Special Education Teachers, Educators, Graduate Students, Parents

This course is applicable to professionals working with preschool age students with sensory difficulties.

Refund Policy for LIVE courses:

If program is cancelled or rescheduled by our organization:

TheraSmart reserves the right to cancel or reschedule a course due to extenuating circumstances, inclement weather, speaker availability, or insufficient registration. You will be notified via email or phone at least 24 hours before the start of the class. Participants will be offered an opportunity to reschedule or a full refund for registration and course fee(s) will be issued to registrants (not to include travel or other costs). TheraSmart liability is limited to the tuition fee only.

If registrant cancels:

A full refund, less a 25% administrative fee will be provided if your refund request is received in writing (by mail or email) at least 14 days prior to the course start date. No refunds will be made after the 14 day deadline. Tuition will be forfeited for no-show or cancellations.

Complaint Policy:

We do our best to address your concerns. Any complaints or grievances must be submitted via email to learn@therasmarts.com. Please include the name, address, phone number, email, profession of person submitting the complaint or grievance, the title of the CE course, as well as the exact nature of the complaint/grievance. The CEA (continuing education administrator) will make an effort to resolve the complaint to the satisfaction of the complainant. This may include issuance of a credit for another CE course or other action suitable to all parties.

Special Needs:

Please indicate any special needs you may have at least 14 days prior to the event by calling or email us. We will try our best to accommodate your needs. This course is applicable to SLPs, SLP assistants, special educators, and teachers.

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For questions or concerns you can reach us by email, text, or phone. Our email address is learn@therasmarts.com. We can also be reached by text/phone at 305.725.0747.