Documentation is an essential responsibility of therapists in school systems. It can also be very time consuming and inconsistent among therapists, school districts, and states. This 2-hour course reviews strategies to save you time and ensure effective and accurate documentation. Strategies reviewed include screenings, evaluations, frequency recommendations, IEP and 504 documentation, goals, assistive technology, intervention plans, and progress and daily notes. Helpful forms are included to make your job easier!
List examples of forms and strategies for OT documentation.
Identify the components listed in the Guidelines for Documentation of Occupational Therapy from AOTA.
Define the five components of goal writing.
State the difference between effective and ineffective information entered on an IEP or 504 plan.
Target Audience: introductory- to intermediate-level OTs and other pediatric professionals
Sensational Brain LLC is an AOTA Approved Provider of professional development (#8215). Course approval ID# 00000. This distance learning, independent format is offered at 0.2 CEUs, Introductory level, OT Service Delivery. The assignment of AOTA CEUs does not imply endorsement of specific course content, products, or clinical procedures by AOTA or indicate AOTA approval of a certification or other professional recognition.
Kim Wiggins, OTR/L, is an experienced occupational therapist specializing in the treatment of children since 2001. She is a full-time therapist at a City School District in upstate New York, owner of www.OTKimWiggins.com, and has been a nationally known speaker since 2011. Kim is certified in Mobile Devices for Children with Disabilities, Puzzle Art Therapy, Handwriting Without Tears, Zaner Bloser, The Size Matters Handwriting Program, The Listening Program, and as an Irlen Screener. To view Kim’s courses, check out her product page.
Financial: Kim Wiggins receives a speaking fee from Sensational Brain LLC and is the owner of OTKimWiggins LLC. Kim is an affiliate for these companies and receives a percentage of profits from her referrals for these webinars:
Double Time Docs (https://www.doubletimedocs.com): A Collaboration Sensation and Get It Done! OT documentation
Move Thrive Play (https://www.moveplaythrive.com): Primitive Reflexes
SpedNotes (a free program until August 2020, https://www.spednote.com/): Get It Done! OT documentation and Writing IEP Goals
Nonfinancial: No relevant nonfinancial relationship exists.