Facilitating Self-Regulation in Children and Teens


Product Description

Facilitating Self-Regulation in Children and Teens

Research shows that self-regulation is one of the most important predictors of academic success. In a nutshell, self-regulation is the ability to respond appropriately to a situation and involves sensory processing, emotions, and executive functioning skills. This 2-hour webinar provides an overview of self-regulation as well as a framework for facilitating the development of this vital skill set in kids who are struggling with attention, outbursts, social interactions, self-calming, and more.

Learning Outcomes

  1. Define self-regulation.
  2. Assess self-regulation skills.
  3. Identify areas of development hindering self-regulation based on a child’s assessment.
  4. List resources to assist in the development of self-regulation.
  5. Integrate a teaching model of “Before-During-Reflection” into intervention with students.

Target Audience: introductory- to intermediate-level occupational therapists, social workers, teachers, and caregivers

Course Instructor: Gwen Wild, MOT, OTR/L, is an experienced occupational therapist specializing in the treatment of children and adolescents diagnosed with autism and sensory processing disorders. Gwen is the owner of Sensational Brain LLC and creator of BrainWorks sensory diet tools. Gwen presents to audiences nationwide on topics related to sensory modulation. She lives in Galesburg, Michigan, with her husband and three teenage daughters.

Gwen is the owner of Sensational Brain LLC and BrainWorks products and therefore benefits financially from all products sold on the website, including webinars.

Post-Test: Before receiving a certificate, learners must take an objective post-test to demonstrate they acquired the learning outcomes. An attestation statement is included indicating the learner viewed the entire course and completed the post-test independently. A passing grade is ≥ 70%.

Continuing Education Units (CEUs)

APP-Provider-RGBSensational Brain LLC is an AOTA Approved Provider of continuing education (#8215). AOTA does not endorse specific course content, products, or clinical procedures.

This course is approved for 0.2 AOTA CEU or two contact hours under these Classification Codes: Category 1, Domain of OT: Performance Skills; and Category 2: OT Process: Intervention.

Florida OTs and OTAs

Sensational Brain LLC is an approved CE provider for the Florida Board of Occupational Therapy. Our CE Broker tracking number is 50-20546. This course code is 20-566551. CEUs are uploaded weekly. Please provide your license information with your post-test.

For information on refund, course completion requirements, special needs requests, and more, please visit https://goo.gl/HpazjE.

Please email celeste@sensationalbrain.com with any questions.