Goal writing can be time consuming and difficult for therapists to complete. Writing measurable goals helps you provide a focus for therapy sessions and accurately track progress thus ensuring students’ success! This 1-hour webinar teaches a step-by-step process to write functional goals for students in the school setting. The presenter also provides many FREE resources and strategies!
*Note: AOTA grandfathered Writing IEP Goals on September 1, 2020. This course is an updated version submitted to AOTA for review. Once approved, the PD activity ID number will be updated next to the AOTA banner under the CEU section.
Define five components of writing goals.
State measurable and attainable goals using the SMART format.
Identify IEP goals that are specific, measurable, and attainable.
Target Audience: introductory- to intermediate-level OTs and OTAs
Sensational Brain LLC is an AOTA Approved Provider of professional development (#8215). Course approval ID# 06823. This distance learning, independent format is offered at 0.1 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.