Practice and Professional Topics Category Subscribe to RSS Feed

The Occupational Therapy department @ UF is an AOTA Approved Provider of continuing education. AOTA does not endorse specific course content, products, or clinical procedures.

Back to Course Areas of Interest

Life Care Planning

Published: Jul 1st, 2018

In this course, the author provides an overview of life care planning as a case management tool for occupational therapy practitioners as well as other rehabilitation professionals. Definitions and roles for life care planning are included. The training also includes an overview of the methodology associated with life care planning practice.

Using the SAFE Framework to Facilitate a Safety Culture

Published: Jun 19th, 2018

Based on the People-Environment-Occupation-Performance (PEOP) Model and evidence-based human factors principles, the SAFE framework offers a structured approach to clinically reason a safe practice routine for students and practitioners. This course presents the background of the program and the critical reasoning framework itself. It describes how teaching methodology based in adult learning theory was used to positively change safety behaviors and facilitate culture change. Results from the program outcomes study are reviewed.

Case Management: An Introduction for Rehabilitation Professionals

Published: Jun 1st, 2018

In this course, the author author provides an overview of the case management. Definitions and roles among health professionals are included. The training also includes the types funding supporting case management and why rehabilitation professionals make great case managers.