This introductory course will provide practical assessment and intervention strategies that can be used during telehealth sessions with school-aged children. Content will also include a review of existing evidence and ethical considerations for telehealth practice.
Melanie Criss, OTD, OTR/L
Melanie Criss, OTD, OTR/L
Occupational Therapy Assistants
2 hour/0.2 CEU
Live Online Webinar
Category 1 OT Service Delivery
1. Define telehealth as it applies to occupational therapy.
2. Describe at least two benefits and two barriers to the application of telehealth services within the present health care delivery system.
3. Identify three ethical considerations important with the use of telehealth.
4. Describe at least three ways in which occupational therapy services can be delivered using telehealth technology in the pediatric setting.
Live Webinars include presenter and participant interaction. Multimedia formats are used during instruction including a live video feed of instructor, PowerPoint, supplemental videos, interactive polls, and/or chat discussion.
On-demand courses include video and audio recordings of live webinars with multimedia formats described above.
Learner outcomes are assessed through the CE post-test for live, on-demand, and self-paced learning modules. Post-test questions are based on learning outcomes listed in the course descriptions.
1. Record of attendance (recorded automatically by webinar system).
2. Verification of learner identity (attestation statement on post-test).
3. Successful completion of the post-test (≥ 70%)
4. Completion of CE Course Evaluation with brief reflection on application of knowledge.
Presenter Disclosure: Financial disclosures: Melanie Criss is the owner of Community Therapy Services and co-founder of TelehealthShare. Non-financial disclosures: Dr. Criss is a member of the American Occupational Therapy Association and the Ohio Occupational Therapy Association.
Sponsor Disclosure: This Course is provided by TelehealthShare LLC.
Content Disclosure: This continuing education course does not focus exclusively on any specific product or service.
Policy and Procedures for Activity Cancellation by TelehealthShare
Live webinar trainings may be canceled by TelehealthShare LLC if no more than 5 registrations have been received 24 hours prior to the training or when a speaker emergency arises. Refund for the full amount paid will be credited to accounts within 24 hours of cancellation. Learners will be notified by email before the training start time. Learners must reply to verify receipt of the email notifications.
Policy and Procedures for Activity Cancellation by the Learner
Learners may cancel their registration up until the start time of the training. Refunds will be issued following the guidelines outlined for TelehealthShare cancellations listed above.
Full refunds will be given for participants who experience technical difficulties or express dissatisfaction with the course at any time prior to completion of the post-test. Refund requests can be emailed to firstname.lastname@example.org.
TelehealthShare LLC will make accommodations in accordance with the Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA). If you require specific accommodations because of a disability, please email email@example.com at least 10 calendar days before the live webinar date so that appropriate arrangements may be made.
Requests may also be made by calling Dr. Jana Cason at 843-564-8844 9:00 AM–5:00 PM ET M-F.
TelehealthShare is an AOTA approved provider of continuing education. (# 0000000082)
AOTA does not endorse specific course content, products, or clinical procedures.