Dr. Kristen Maisano, Occupational Therapy Assistant Program Director, presented two institutes at the Pennsylvania Occupational Therapy Association Annual Conference in October and November 2014 in King of Prussia, Pennsylvania.
The titled sessions and descriptions are provided below:
Decreasing Disruptive Behaviors in Persons with Dementia Residing in LTC Facilities
Gain an understanding of a variety of dementias, discuss why disruptive behaviors occur, and discuss interventions to address disruptive behaviors.
Understanding mTBI and PTSD: An Evidence Based Review of Current Medical Treatments
Participants will engage in a review of the current medical treatments utilized to address mTBI and PTSD. With this base understanding, participants will develop plans to address the occupational needs of service members from OIF and OEF.
For more information, visit the 2014 POTA Annual Conference Homepage.
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