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Successful Rehab for Today’s Older Adults: Functional Assessment and Intervention for the Geriatric Client
DVD Video
$199.99 USD
$119.99 USD
Product Details
Format:
DVD Video - 4+ hours   Instructions
Length:
5 hr 30 min
Details:
Multi-disc video recording with electronic manual and instructions
Author:
SUSAN BLAIR, OTR/L, BCPR, BCG
Publisher:
PESI Inc.
Copyright:
3/28/2019
CE Available:
Yes, See CE credit tab for complete continuing education details
Product Code:
RNV020555
Objectives
  1. Contrast utilization of rehabilitation services for older people.
  2. Select cost effective geriatric assessment tools applicable to older adults in rehabilitation settings.
  3. Choose successful therapeutic interventions to provide geriatric patients with meaningful and purposeful activities.
  4. Explain understanding of geriatric comorbidities such as diabetes, COPD, CHF, and depression and their implications for developing frailty.
  5. Select effective outcome measures appropriate for geriatric clients.
  6. Formulate education resources using patient centered goals with geriatric clients.
Outline

A NEW ROADMAP FOR GERIATRIC REHABILITATION

  • Evidence-based practice
  • Ethical considerations for the role of therapy with older adults
  • Emerging clinical practice settings

UPDATE ON FRAILTY

  • Techniques to distinguish frailty in vulnerable older adults
  • The current recognized criteria for frailty
  • Interventions to reduce frailty
  • Realistic goals when failure to thrive is present

INVOLVEMENT OF THE GERIATRIC PATIENT IN GOAL SETTING AND COMMUNICATION

  • Develop client-centered performance goals
  • How to incorporate effective interactions with older adults
  • Learn appropriate techniques for communication with older adults
  • Strategies to address the challenges of low vision and hearing deficits

ASSESSMENT SOLUTIONS: COST-EFFECTIVE, PRACTICAL, STANDARDIZED/INDIVIDUALIZED, MULTIDISCIPLINARY TESTS

  • ADL assessment
  • Depression scale
  • Frail scale
  • Cognitive evaluations
  • Sustained activity assessment

THE ROLE OF DEPRESSION

  • Tips to recognize symptoms in the older adult
  • Strategies to minimize the impact of depression on functional outcomes
  • What is the therapist’s responsibility in depression intervention?

IMPROVED OUTCOMES FOR FALL PREVENTION AND HOME SAFETY

  • Fall risk assessment
  • Intervention algorithm
  • Educational resources

MEDICATION MANAGEMENT: AN EMERGING EPIDEMIC FOR OLDER ADULTS

  • Tools for assessment of medication management skills
  • Teaching older adults about medication safety
  • Medication management device resource

STRATEGIES FOR SUCCESSFUL THERAPEUTIC INTERVENTIONS

  • The four barriers to independence: Low vision, accessibility, mobility and cognition
  • Physical activity for the older adult is function
  • 135 functional activities to do inside a home
  • How important is memory and reminiscing?
  • Digging in the dirt: Therapeutic gardening
  • Man’s best friend: Pet therapy
  • When driving is in question?
  • Community resource creation

Author

SUSAN BLAIR, OTR/L, BCPR, BCG

Susan Blair, OTR/L, BCPR, BCG, has practiced as an occupational therapist for 32 years in a variety of settings including acute care, inpatient rehabilitation, home health, and skilled nursing/assisted living facilities. She is currently the system float OT for Novant Medical Center in Winston Salem, NC. In this role, her astute ability to problem solve quickly for a wide variety of geriatric rehab challenges is put to the test. Susan has recognition for her expertise and maintains AOTA Board Certification in both physical rehabilitation and gerontology. She is a requested national level presenter, published author and has collaborated on clinical research with academic OT programs.

Speaker Disclosures:

Financial: Susan Blair has an employment relationship with Novant Health. She receives a speaking honorarium from PESI, Inc.

Non-financial: Susan Blair is a member of the AOTA Board Certification Review Committee.
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Audience
  • Occupational Therapists
  • Occupational Therapy Assistants
  • Physical Therapists
  • Physical Therapist Assistants
  • Speech-Language Pathologists
  • Nurses, Skilled Nursing Staff
  • Assisted Living community staff
  • Nursing Home Administrators
  • Home Health Agency Staff