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Assessment and Intervention with the High Risk Infant in the NICU and During the Transition to Home - Session 2 (Nov, 2019)
Nov 15 - 16, 2019 | Contact Ho 16.20 | USD $435 | Valhalla, New York
Assessment and Intervention with the High Risk Infant in the NICU and During the Transition to Home - Session 2 is organized by Education Resources, Inc. (ERI) and will be held from Nov 15 - 16, 2019 at Valhalla, New York, United States of America. Audience: This course is appropriate for Beginning and Intermediate level neonatal therapists(Physical, Occupational Speech Therapists and Dietitians) or those interested in working with newborns Credits: • This course meets the criteria for 13.5 contact hours (1.35 CEUs). Application has been made to the NJ Boards of Physical Therapy Examiners, the PA State Board of Physical Therapy, and OH Physical Therapy Association. The GA, KS and MO Board's of Physical Therapyaccept other Board's approvals. Approved provider of the KY Physical Therapy Association. This workshop meets excepted standards for continuing competence as outlined by the CT General Statutes. • Approved provider by the NY State Board of Physical Therapy for 16.2 contact hours. • Approved provider of continuing education by the American Occupational Therapy Association #3043, for 13.5 contact hours - Intermediate Level Occupational Therapy Process: assessment, intervention. The assignment of AOTA CEUs does not imply endorsement of specific course content, products or clinical procedures by AOTA. • NBCOT Professional Development Provider - 13.5 PDUs Course Description: This two day seminar will focus on practical strategies to address behavioral, developmental and feeding assessment and intervention with high risk infants in the NICU. Factors related to parenting, the NICU environment, and the effects of altered sensory and motor experiences will be explored. Through video analysis, demonstration and case examples, participants will practice their clinical problem-solving skills for this specialized setting. Participants will enhance their observational and clinical skills, improving early identification of therapeutic needs that define targeted interventions in the NICU and during the transition home. At the completion of this seminar, course participants will be able to: • Discuss key elements of behavioral, developmental and feeding assessment for high risk infants in the NICU and at home. • Demonstrate assessment strategies used with high risk infants in the NICU, including components of the Dubowitz Optimality Scale, the NICU Network Neurobehavioral Scale (NNNS), the Preemie-Neuro and the Neonatal Eating Outcome Scale. • Incorporate assessment and treatment strategies appropriate at different postmenstrual ages and across and across different medical interventions, including therapeutic handling, and sensory-motor activities that improve function and developmental skills. Additional details will be posted as soon as they are available.