2019 MOTA Annual Conference Schedule

Session 1: 1 hour Presentations

7:00 AM- 7:30 AM  Registration 7:30 AM -8:30 AM  

1A

Interprofessional Fall Risk Prevention Training using STEADI for Home Health Clinicians-  Megan Warfield Kimball, OTR/L, OTD

1B

Multitasking assessment of executive dysfunction after acquired brain injury: Emerging   research and practice implications- Mary Vining Radomski, PhD, OTR/L, FAOTA, Ginger Carroll,   MS, OT/L, Amy Meyers, OTR/L   and Romina Takimoto, MS, OTR/L   

1C

Assistance Dogs- How Do They Serve?Laurie   Carlson - Community Outreach Coordinator with Can Do Canines

1D

Good Better Best Practice: Leveraging OT Student and Capstone Projects- Lindsay   Marth, MA, OTR/L, BCPR, TPS ,Tonya Rich, PhD,   OTR/L

1E

Administration and Interpretation of the Thumb Grasp and Pinch Assessment (T-GAP): A New Standardized Measure of Hand Dexterity- Wendy Ann Tomhave OTR/L

1F

Best Practice Guidelines for Occupational Therapy Practitioners Treating Children with   Autism Spectrum Disorder- Bryden Giving,   MOT, OTR/L

 8:35 AM-9:35 AM Keynote Speaker: Carli Braun Kody, Ph.D., L.P. - “Resilience and Mindfulness in Occupational Therapy Practice”

9:40 AM - 10:00 AM Unopposed Exhibitor Time 

Session 2: 2 hour Presentations  

10:00 AM - 12:00 AM

2A

Using Medbox: Proper Administration and Use of the Cognitive Performance Test (CPT) Subtask-   Theresa Burns,OTR Clinical   Specialist    (Limit 50)

2B

Building Therapeutic Alliance: Strengthen Relationships & Improve Outcomes-Peter   Freeborn, PT, DPT   

2C

The Occupational Therapist's Support of Assistive Technology in the School Setting-Teresa   Glass, MAHS,   OTR/L, ATP           

2D

Life Long Illnesses and Therapy-   Brandi French,OTR/L, MOT, CLT

2E

“Let’s Talk about the NBCOT® National Certification Exam!”- Shaun Conway OTR, Barbara   Williams, DrOT, MS,OTR

12:00 PM - 12:30 PM: Lunch

12:30 PM - 1:00 PM Posters /Conversations That Matter Discussions

Posters:

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The Effectiveness of Participation in a Structured Play Group on Social Skill Development for Children with Developmental Disorders-   Natalie   Garfield, Shyler Egan and Abigail Riegelman

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Experiences of Older Adults Using Smart HomeTechnology in a Senior Living Community- Skye Thompson, Jennifer Hutson, Mary Lagaard   and  Karen Sames 

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The Effects of a Compression Shirt on Disruptive Behavior and Time on Task in Children with Autism Spectrum Disorder- Emily Torbenson, Ella Cameau and Megan Ocel 

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The Influence of Education on Sit-Stand Desk Utilization Among Office Workers- Jessica Johnson , Alexandra Baier, Jessica Eidsmo   and Katie Thayer 

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Handwriting and Assistive Technology for Adolescents/Secondary Grades -Hayley DeMers

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On-Campus Occupational Therapy Clinic: Exploring a Model for Experiential Learning in Graduate Education- Kelly M Erickson and Serena Hutson

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A Multidisciplinary Embedded Therapy Model in the Acute Care Practice- Sarika Pandey and Gretchen Natter 

 

Conversations That Matter Discussions:  

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Entrepreneurship/ Private Practice - Rhoda Erhardt, MS, OTR/L, FAOTA

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Non-Traditional OT jobs/ roles-   Kery Gillenwaters, MA, OTR/L

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Dysphagia   - Janelle Hatlevig and Shari Bernard

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Leadership in Rehab-   Peggy Mueller Brandenburg 

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Post-Acute Rehab (IRF, TCU, LTACH) -Liz Larsen and Angie Couillard

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Fieldwork   - Cherie Graves and Debra Hanson

 1:10 PM – 1:55 PM Communication Award presentation:Coming Full Circle:  Fostering Resilience and Sharing Meaning as Valuable OT's

  •  Robin Samuel, OTR/L, MSCS - Communication Award

Session 3: 1 hour Presentation

2:00 PM - 3:00 PM

3A

Early Motor Markers of Disordered Development-ASD in At-Risk Infants and Toddlers-A Preliminary Look at a Screening Tool-  Stephanie Bruggman MS OTD OTR   

3B

Environmental Solutions to Sleep Impairments in Older Adults-Brenda   Frie, EdD, OTR/L, CHT, Siri Dusek, OTS,    Alissa   Hynes, OTS  

3C

Occupational Science, Occupational Therapy and Traumatic Brain Injury-Erin Sootzke, MOT

3D

Embracing the Principles of Community- Based Rehabilitation when Volunteering in Developing Countries -   Teresa Glass, MAHS, OTR/L, AT

3E

Conversations That Matter: Reflections on OT Practice Over 10 Years- Traci Kruse, OTD, MA,   OTR/L, Kary Gillenwaters MA

3F

“NBCOT Navigator: The Next Era in Continuing Competency”. -Shaun Conway OTR, Barbara Williams, DrOT, MS, OTR

 

Session 4:  2 hour Presentations

3:05 PM - 5:05 PM:

4A

Occupational Therapy for Pregnancy and Postpartum Wellness: Treatment and Prevention- Jenica Domanico, MA, OTR/L,   CLEC

4B

A Decade of Research in Alzheimer's Disease and Related Disorders: What We Have Learned-Patricia Schaber, PhD, OTR/L, FAOTA

4C

Return to Work Program for the Injured Worker-   Christy Dauner, OTR, Susan Vaugn, MS,   OTR   

4D

Overview of Performance Assessment of Self-Care Skills (PASS)- Kelly Erickson   PhD, OTR/L

4E

Becoming an Entrepreneur or Intrapreneur: Possibilities for OT's- Rhoda Erhardt, MS, OTR/L,   FAOTA, Kary   Gillenwaters, MA, OTR/L  

5:10 PM - 6:10 PM Business Meeting and Awards 

6:15 PM - 7:30 PM Reception   

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