Douglene Jackson, PhD, OTR/L, LMT, ATP
Jean Polichino, OTR, MS, FAOTA
Earn .1 AOTA CEU (1.25 NBCOT PDUs/1 contact hour).
As a school based practitioner, do you have concerns about ethics and ethical practice?
The purpose of this interactive course is to assist the school based practitioner to better understand and utilize ethical principles in practice as well as to learn about valuable resources to assist when ethical dilemmas arise. Practitioners will review the 6 ethical principles and then apply these principles to actual practice dilemmas—they will then hear the thoughts of the presenters to gain insight into how dilemmas can be understood and resolved.
Following this course, the learner will be able to:
· Discuss the 6 ethical principles and standards of behavior of the AOTA Code of Ethics (2015)
· Apply the AOTA Code of Ethics (2015) to 13 clinical practice scenarios
· Identify resources to address ethical dilemmas in clinical practice
Audience: OT's and OTA's
AOTA Occupational Therapy Classification Code for Continuing Education
Category 3: Professional Issues, Contemporary Issues and Trends
Difficulty Level: Beginner