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.
- Define self-regulation.
- Assess self-regulation skills.
- Identify areas of development hindering self-regulation based on a child’s assessment.
- List resources to assist in the development of self-regulation.
- 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 is on the faculty of Summit Professional Education and presents to audiences nationwide on topics related to sensory modulation. Gwen 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)
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.
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