23-Jun-2020 6:00 PM - 7:00 PM - Eastern Standard Time

Optimizing independence in the community: Application of generalization principles in rehabilitation to maintain positive daily routines following brain injury

Tuesday, June 23, 2020 from 6:00-7:00 p.m. (Eastern Time)

Register by Tuesday, June 23, 2020 at 4:59 p.m. (Eastern Time)

Presenters: Danielle Sansonetti

Promoting establishment of routines is an important role of the occupational therapist when working with people with acquired brain injury. Generalization of strategies to optimize independence in the community is an essential component of the cognitive rehabilitation process.

Theoretical underpinnings and evidence around generalization as an important component of the cognitive rehabilitation process with be described. Principles of transfer of training and generalization of cognitive strategies will be explained through specific case examples of people with acquired brain injury; along with provision of associated research outcomes.

After taking part in this webinar, participants will be able to:

  1. Describe generalization as an important component of the cognitive rehabilitation process.
  2. Describe key evidence-based interventions that target self-awareness in order to promote generalization of cognitive rehabilitation strategies.
  3. Identify strategies that promote transfer of training and generalization of skills across contexts.
  4. Identify how to apply generalization principles into own clinical practice when working with people with acquired brain injury.
Level:
Intermediate (3-5 years of experience in this specific practice or topic area)
 
Areas of practice
Cognitive

Client age groups
Adolescents (13-19 years old), Adults (20-64 years old), Seniors (65+ years old)



Included with your registration fee

Access to watch the webinar live, access to the webinar recording (within three business days, pending exceptional technical difficulties), presentation handout, certificate of attendance


Registration fees

Interested in many upcoming Practice Evidence Webinars? Purchase a bundle and save an additional 20-75% off

Individual registration (for one individual person): $50 for CAOT members / $95 for non-members (plus applicable taxes)

Group registration (for groups of up to 25 people, participating from up to 3 sites/computers): $250 for CAOT members / $475 for non-members (plus applicable taxes)


Cancellation/refund policy

All cancellation/refund requests must be sent in writing to education@caot.ca. Cancellation requests received at least one week prior to the webinar will be given a 50% refund. CAOT will not provide a refund six days or less prior to the webinar. If you are unable to attend the webinar live, all webinars are recorded and registrants receive access to the recording following the webinar, pending exceptional technical difficulties, within three business days.

CAOT reserves the right to cancel or modify all events. If a Practice Evidence Webinar is cancelled by CAOT, you will receive an adjustment on your bundle (if credits were used) or a full refund.


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