Breakthrough Solutions for the Chronically Disorganized Student
Poor organizational skills are often a hallmark sign of weak Executive Function Skills, the skills that allow us to plan, prioritize, organize, and carry out our plans. Weak skills in these areas will greatly impact an individual’s ability to succeed in school and in independent living. This 1-hour, fast-paced, highly practical course provides easy-to-implement and immediately applicable strategies to help students make sense of their often chaotic worlds. This course is included in the Executive Functioning Skills: Beyond the Basics Webinar Package.
Define Executive Functions and lists skills considered under the definition.
Describe how weak organizational skills are often an indicator of greater challenges.
Identify the essential elements of an organizational system.
Recognize a base of immediate strategies to support the structure of organization.
Target Audience: introductory- to advanced-level occupational therapists, parents, and other professionals working with disorganized students
Sensational Brain LLC is an AOTA Approved Provider of professional development. Approved Provider #8215. This course is approved for 0.1 AOTA CEU or one contact hour under these Classification Codes: Category 1, Domain of OT: Areas of Occupation, and Category 2, OT Process: Intervention. The assignment of AOTA CEUs does not imply endorsement of specific content, products, or clinical procedures by AOTA.
Lori Benson Adams, MEd, is an educational intervention specialist and owner of Breakthrough Learning Solutions in Atlanta, Georgia. She has over 35 years of experience with students who experience sensory, learning, behavioral, and executive function challenges. Lori presents nationally to audiences of parents, therapists, and educators. She is known for her immediately practical information and wealth of knowledge and resources. Additional information can be found at www.loribensonadams.com. To view Lori’s courses, check out her product page.
Financial: Lori Benson Adams receives a speaking fee from Sensational Brain LLC and is the owner of Breakthrough Learning Solutions and Learning Lotus.