What are you, as an #OT practitioner, missing on your home modification assessments? Plus get FREE pdf quick reference guide | SeniorsFlourish.com #OccupationalTherapy #geriatricOT #homehealthOT

5 Home Modifications that OTs Often Overlook

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By Paige Hays OTR/L  Occupational Therapists are highly skilled at helping people improve safety and performance during daily activities at home. We often take on many roles, such as teaching proper technique for transfers, helping organize kitchens for energy conservation, replacing door knobs with levers, and determining the best kind of shower chair or toilet seat.  One of our unique …

Occupational therapy documentation can be a struggle - be sure to check out this 5 part series + FREE skilled terminology & phrases handout | SeniorsFlourish.com #occupationaltherapy #OT #geriatricOT

Occupational Therapy Documentation: The Ultimate Guide to Simplify Your Documentation

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Do you have questions about occupational therapy documentation, management, OASIS assessments & regulations? Check out this 5 part series to help you with the day to day documentation struggles. EPISODE 1: Subjective EPISODE 2: Objective EPISODE 3: Assessment Then sign up for our LIVE Interactive Webinar with the best in the biz – Dee Kornetti & Cindy Krafft of Kornetti …

Virtual Reality and Occupational Therapy Neurorehabilitation. The progress and research in this area has shown greatly in recent years and it is exciting to see how occupational therapy and virtual reality will work together to help our patients now and in the future! | SeniorsFlourish.com #occupationaltherapy #geriatricOT #OTpodcast #OT

Virtual Reality and OT Neurorehabilitation

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How do you (or do you?) use virtual reality with your patients that have neuro involvement? The progress and research in this area has grown greatly in recent years and it is exciting to see how occupational therapy and virtual reality will work together to help our patients now and in the future! Or Listen and Subscribe on: iTunes or Stitcher Resources …

Occupational therapy treatment ideas for men. Occupation based and client centered ideas to make #OT more purposeful and fun | SeniorsFlourish.com #occupationaltherapy #geriatricOT

Occupation Based OT Treatment Ideas for Men

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Looking for occupational therapy treatment ideas specfically for men? Here is a list for you! In my treatment sessions, I strive to provide client-centered, occupation based treatments when possible, but I am going to say it – men are different than women! They have different interests, ideas and things that are important to them and I definitely have to cater …

#OT health promotion community programing in our communities.How do we get out there to promote health to the older adults in our communities? What types of programing should I be doing and where do I start? | Seniorsflourish.com #occupationaltherapy #geriatricOT

Health Promotion for Older Adults in Our Communities

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How do we get out there to promote health to the older adults in our communities? What types of programing should I be doing and where do I start? Subscribe here on: iTunes or Stitcher Resources from the Show: Book: Age Defying Fitness  Home Study Course: Health promotion and Exercise for the Older Adult MovingTargetScreen.com: The MTS is a performance-based functional assessment tool (Moving Target …

Helping #OT practitioners DOMINATE documentation (or at least a step toward this goal ? ) with case studies, reviewing CPT codes, goals and FREE resources to get you feeling more confident and skilled | SeniorsFlourish.com #Occupationaltherapy #geriatricOT

Documentation Domination for OT Practitioners Working with Older Adults

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Helping you DOMINATE documentation (or at least a step toward this goal 🙂 with case studies, reviewing CPT codes, goals and FREE resources to get you feeling more confident and skilled! Subscribe here on: iTunes or Stitcher Resources: Documentation Justification Handout AOTA Occupational Profile AOTA Members Only: Occupational Therapy Framework: Domain & Process Connect with Alexis! Facebook: http://facebook.com/8alexisjoelle Instagram: http://instagram.com/8alexisjoelle Twitter: http://twitter.com/8alexisjoelle Website:http://www.alexisjoelle.com/ …

Home Health #OT strategies to help avoid the burnout and find your flow... | Seniorsflourish.com #geriatricOT #occupationaltherapy

6 Tips for Home Health OTs to be Less Frazzled and More Potent: Finding your OT Sweet Spot this Year

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I am excited to welcome Monika Lukasiewicz, OTR/L as a guest blogger today – she has some great home health OT strategies to help avoid the burnout and find your flow… Why? It’s been long enough, that’s why. Really. When enough is enough, things finally change. You sigh about that backpacking trip (you haven’t made time to take) and moan …

What does it mean to be an Authentic #OT practitioner? Discussing productivity, being a voice for our profession and ways for you to be the best clinician you can be! | SeniorsFlourish.com #geriatricOT #occupationaltherapy

Productivity: Being an Authentic OT Practitioner in Today’s Expectations

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What does it mean to be an Authentic #OT practitioner? Discussing productivity, being a voice for our profession and ways for you to be the best clinician you can be! I am talking with Debora Davidson PhD, OTR/L about this hot topic (while trying to keep my cool 🙂 and discussing ways we can overcome the pressure. Subscribe here on: iTunes or …

Have you ever wondered how to get started working with your patient's on incontinence? Get a FREE voiding diary and Bladder irritant patient handout | SeniorsFlourish.com #OTpodcast #OT #occupationaltherapy #geriatricOT

Gotta Go, Gotta Go, Gotta Go RIGHT NOW: Incontinence for the Generalist Occupational Therapy Practitioner

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Have you ever felt like you just don’t know where to start when addressing incontinence with your patients? Today, Krista Covell-Pierson OTR/L, BCB-PMD talks about what we can do get started treating this area of practice. Subscribe here on: iTunes or Stitcher BONUSES! Krista is sharing with you a free download of a Voiding Diary (plus, it’s easy to modify for your specific setting!) …

5 Activity Tolerance Games to Play During OT Sessions to Make it FUN! | SeniorsFlourish.com #OT #occupationaltherapy

5 FUN and Purposeful Standing Tolerance Activities for OT

Mandy Chamberlain MOTR/L Education & Tips for Independent Living 7 Comments

I am always looking to mix up my occupational therapy treatments for standing tolerance activities – especially when working in a nursing facility as we are seeing them typically 5 days a week (or more!). Occupation based ideas are always my go-to, but I love to use games as a means to: 1) work on OT goals, 2) be purposeful, …