Course #: 014-1235
Price: $11.25Take the Exam
OT Mastery is an AOTA Approved Provider of professional development. Course approval ID#06295. This Distance Learning-Independent activity is offered at 0.125 CEUs, Introductory, Foundational Knowledge. The assignment of AOTA CEUs does not imply endorsement of specific course content, products, or clinical procedures by AOTA or indicate AOTA approval of a certification or other professional recognition.
CE Credit Hours: 1.25 Continuing Education Credit Hours
CEU Course Description
Sensory processing, also known as sensory integration, refers to effectively receiving, organizing, interpreting, and responding to sensory stimuli from the environment. Sensory information comes in many forms. Some people may readily interpret and process certain types of input but have difficulty with other forms. In order for people to behave in a consistent, even manner, it is important to have good sensory processing skills. It is for this reason that sensory processing can also be called sensory regulation. Occupational therapists receive education and training in how to address sensory processing deficits in patients of all ages. Therapists can complete evaluations to determine the types of sensory input that an individual struggles to process. The treatment process then consists of therapists making recommendations to promote regulated behaviors and providing various modalities to improve a patient’s ability to regulate certain types of input.
CEU Course Objectives
Author: Brittany Ferri, OTRL, PhD, CPRP
Educational Level: Introductory
Course Category: Foundational Knowledge
Target Audience: Occupational Therapists and Occupational Therapy Assistants
This course expires on 01/06/2028
Did you know you can now get UNLIMITED Continuing Education Credit Hours for only $95/year?
Click Here to learn more.
Course Date: 2021-11-29
Our courseware includes the text content found on our websites as well as video, audio, and exam questions that make up our courses. You can link to and access our courseware free of charge for personal use. You may not modify or redistribute our courseware under any circumstances.
Although we allow free access for personal use, you may not use our courseware for any commercial purposes without an agreement in place. This includes (but is not limited to) using our courseware for internal training, redistributing our courseware for sale, and copying all or parts of any of our courseware.
If you're interested in licensing our content for commercial purposes or have any other questions, please contact email@example.com.
We will disclose, in advance, any proprietary interest in any product, instrument, device, service, or material to be discussed during the learning event, as well as the source of any third-party compensation related to the presentation. This policy applies to both our organization and contractors. If such proprietary/financial interests exist, we will publish a disclaimer in marketing or instructional materials for a course.
No conflict of interest or relevant financial relationship was identified for this learning activity for individuals in a position to control content.
In order to view this course, you will need to be able to view a PDF document for the course material. If your device doesn't have the capability to view a PDF, you can click here to download Adobe Acrobat for free.
If you require ADA or other special needs accommodations, please contact us by email: firstname.lastname@example.org or by phone 1-800-413-9521, so arrangements can be made.
The board approval status information is provided based on our current understanding of the licensing agencies. Please note that it is the responsibility of each licensee to verify acceptance of our courses with their licensing agency.