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September 15, 2020

KOTA Annual Conference 2020
September 15, 2020 4:00 PM to September 19, 2020 5:00 PM
KOTA Virtual Platform


https://kentucky-occupational-therapy-association.teachable.com
Virtual Conference

This year's KOTA conference will be hosted virtually! 

See the full conference schedule below!

There are a combination of live & prerecorded presentations. Please note that some live presentaitons may not be recorded to watch and obtained CEUs at a later date. So be present! 

Please make sure you download zoom to to steam live presentations! Need Zoom help? Go here: 

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Conference overview:

 

How to Register: 

 

Full Conference Schedule: Click Here to Register for Full Conference 
Tuesday, September 15, 4-10 pm EST
Wednesday, September 16, 4-10 pm EST
Thursday, September 17, 4-10 pm EST 
Friday, September 18, 4-10 pm EST
Saturday, September 19, 9 am- 5 pm EST

Members, presenters, and students- don't forget to use your coupon code for conference registration!!! All registrants will see and click on the non-member price initially and then enter their coupon code to receive the appropriate discount. If you are unable to locate your registration coupon, email [email protected] for the coupon.

 

Three ways to pay! 

 

Per CEU 

Select the individual CEU title to register

Per Day 

Select the Day/Tract Name at the top of the schedule

Full Conference 

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KOTA Memebers
(with coupon code)

$15 $90 $180

Non-Members

$25 $150 $300

KOTA Students 
(with coupon code)

$4 $24 $48

Note: KOTA members and students will need to access the KOTA member portal to get your coupon code! 

  1. Log in to your KOTA account 
  2. See the member annoucement for you 

 

How to Access Your Courses:

 

Time

Eastern Standard Time

Tuesday- 9/15

Student Tract

Wednesday- 9/16

Academic Tract

Thursday- 9/17

Adult Tract

Friday-9/18

Professional Issues

Saturday- 9/19

Keynote/ Pediatric Tract

11:15 am-12:00 pm

EST

 

 

 

 

Advocacy with 2020 Vision!

4:00-5:00 pm EST

Building Effective OT/OTA Partnerships to Demonstrate Value of OT

NBCOT: Your Partner throughout Your Professional Career

Cumulative Trauma Disorders

KBLOT Updates

Thom Fisher

Keynote 

Occupational Therapy 2025: Facilitating Participation in Everyday Living 

(9-10 AM EST)

5:00-6:00 pm EST

NBCOT: Strategies for Success

Interprofessional Education: Benefits to Occupational Therapy Practice

Treating Traumatic Upper Extremity Injuries: A Case Study Approach

Legislative Updates

Business Meeting/District Meetings 

(10 am-11 am EST)

 

11:00 AM EST

Award Winners

6:00-7:00 pm EST

Student Forum: Student Occupational Therapy Organizations

Student Preferences for Digital and Print Media in Allied Health Professional Programs

 

Occupational Therapy for Upper Limb Prosthetic Rehabilitation 

 

Unintended Consequences:  COVID-19 Behavioral Health Issues

Wandering/Elopement in Individuals with Autism Spectrum Disorder (2 hours)  (12-2 pm EST)

7:00-8:00 pm EST

Making Lemonade Out of Lemons During COVID-19: Creating Custom Simulation Kits for OT Students 

 

Learning to Peer Review

 

Predicting Functional Outcomes with Upper Extremity Injuries

The Changes are Coming Fast with Reimbursement:  Are you Staying Updated?

Wandering/Elopement in Individuals with Autism Spectrum Disorder (2 hours)

 (12-2 pm EST)

8:00-9:00 pm EST

Promoting Health and Wellness: College Campus Dining Options

 

EBP & Clinical Reasoning: The Art Behind the Science  

AOTA Practice Framework 4th Edition  Updates

OT Role as Recovery Responders

Preparing the Hand for Occupation: Developing  Fine Motor Skills

 (2-3 pm EST)

9:00-10:00 pm EST

Online Learning for Occupational Therapy Students

Online Tips and Advice for Occupational Therapy Faculty

The Home Health Aide Experience- Opportunities for Occupational Therapy (30 minutes)

 

TED Circles: New Ways to Share  #otdistinctvalue

(30 minutes)

Locating Evidence to Improve Outcomes

Surviving School-based Practice in the Era of Telehealth

(3-4 pm EST)

 

Hippotherapy and Equine-Assisted OT: More Than a Day in the Barn (4-5 pm EST)

 

Auction/Happy Hour

(5-6 pm EST)

 

 

Time

Tuesday - 9/15   Day 1: Student Tract

4:00-5:00 pm

Building Effective OT/OTA Partnerships to Demonstrate Value of OT (1 CEU)

 

Allen Keener, OTD, MS, OTR/L, ATP

 

*Pre-recorded

5:00-6:00 pm

NBCOT for Students (1 CEU)

 

NBCOT

 

Live- no recording

6:00-7:00 pm

Student Forum: Student Occupational Therapy Organizations (1 CEU)

 

Live- no recording

7:00-8:00 pm

Making Lemonade Out of Lemons During COVID-19: Creating Custom Simulation Kits for OT Students  (1 CEU)

 

Laura Stimler, OTD, OTR/L, BCP

Amy Verst, PhD, ARNP, ATC

Sara Story, OTD, OTR/L, BCG, CAPS

 

*Pre-recorded

 

8:00-9:00 pm

Promoting Health and Wellness: College Campus Dining Options (1 CEU)

 

Rachel Howard, OTS

Kara Hornung, OTS

 

*Pre-recorded

 

9:00-10:00 pm

Online Learning for Occupational Therapy Students (1 CEU)

 

Renee Causey-Upton, PhD, OTD, OTR/L

Steven Shisley, PhD

 

*Pre-recorded

 

 

 

Time

Wednesday- 9/16   Day 2: Academic Tract

4:00-5:00 pm

NBCOT for Educators (1 CEU)

 

NBCOT

 

Live- no recording

 

5:00-6:00 pm

Interprofessional Education: Benefits to Occupational Therapy Practice

(1 CEU)

 

Leah Simpkins, OTD, OTRL, CPAM, CDP

Casey Humphrey, OTD, MHA, OTR/L, CBIS, CDRS 

Christen Page, PhD, CCC-SLP

Karina Christopher, PhD, RD, LD

 

*Pre-recorded

6:00-7:00 pm

Student Preferences for Digital and Print Media in Allied Health Professional Programs (1 CEU)

 

Laura Stimler, OTD, OTR/L, BCP

Melba Custer, PhD, OT/L

Rob McAlister, PhD, OTR/L

 

*Pre-recorded

7:00-8:00 pm

Learning to Peer Review (1 CEU)

 

Dana Howell, PhD, OTD, OTR/L, FAOTA

Renee Causey-Upton, PhD, OTD, OTR/L

Cindy Hayden, DHEd, OTR/L, CHT

 

*Pre-recorded

8:00-9:00 pm

EBP & Clinical Reasoning: The Art Behind the Science  (1 CEU)

 

Geela Spira, PhD, OTR/L and Allen Keener, OTD, MS, OTR/L, ATP

 

*Pre-recorded

9:00-10:00 pm

Online Tips and Advice for Occupational Therapy Faculty (1 CEU)

 

Steven Shisley, PhD

Renee Causey-Upton, PhD, OTD, OTR/L

 

*Pre-recorded

 

 

Time

Thursday- 9/17   Day 3: Adult Track

4:00-5:00 pm

Cumulative Trauma Disorders (1 CEU)

 

Hillary Klingel, MS, OTR/L, Luke Nolte, MS, OTR/L, Madison Cook, MS, OTR/L,

Hayley DeCandia, MS, OTR/L, Christian Gryszowka, MS, OTR/L

 

*Pre-recorded

5:00-6:00 pm

Treating Traumatic Upper Extremity Injuries: A Case Study Approach (1 CEU)

 

Anne Chambers, OTR/L, CHT, Kyle Mullins, OTR/L, CHT,  Tor Ulla, OTR/L, CHT

 

*Pre-recorded

6:00-7:00 pm

Occupational Therapy for Upper Limb Prosthetic Rehabilitation (1 CEU)

 

Michelle Voss, OTD, OTR/L

 

*Pre-recorded

7:00-8:00 pm

Predicting Functional Outcomes with Upper Extremity Injuries (1 CEU)

 

Greg Pitts, OTD, OTR/L, CHT

Mary Wagner, MS, OTR/L

 

*Pre-recorded

8:00-9:00 pm

 

 

AOTA Practice Framework 4th Edition Updates (1 CEU)

 

AOTA

 

*Pre-recorded

9:00-9:30 pm

The Home Health Aide Experience- Opportunities for Occupational Therapy (30 minutes- 0.5 CEU)

 

Julia Mindlina, OTD, OTR/L,  Shirley O’Brien, PhD, OTR/L, FAOTA,                                 Leah Simpkins, OTD, OTR/L, CPAM, CDP

 

*Pre-recorded

9:30- 10:00 pm

TED Circles: New Ways to Share  #otdistinctvalue

(30 minutes- 0.5 CEU)

 

Bill Wong, OTD, OTR/L

 

*Pre-recorded

 

Time

Friday-9/18   Day 4: Professional Issues

4:00-5:00 pm

KBLOT Updates (1 CEU)

 

KBLOT

 

Live- no recording

5:00-6:00 pm

Legislative Updates (1 CEU)

 

Karen Lentz

 

Live- no recording

 

6:00-7:00 pm

Unintended Consequences:  COVID-19 Behavioral Health Issues (1 CEU)

 

Kathy Adkins, OTR/L, RACT-CT, CPC-A, CDP

 

*Pre-recorded

7:00-8:00 pm

The Changes are Coming Fast with Reimbursement:  Are you Staying Updated? (1 CEU)

 

Kathy Adkins, OTR/L, RACT-CT, CPC-A, CDP

 

*Pre-recorded

8:00-9:00 pm

OT Role as Recovery Responders (1 CEU)

 

Susan Skees Hermes, OTD, OTR/L, BCP

Shirley O’Brien, PhD, OTR/L, FAOTA

Camille Padgett, MS,  OTR/L

 

*Pre-recorded

9:00-10:00 pm

Locating Evidence to Improve Outcomes  (1 CEU)

 

Anne Fleischer, PhD, MPH, OT/L, CLT-LANA

 

*Pre-recorded

 

Time

Saturday- 9/19    Day 5: Pediatric Tract

9:00- 10:00 am

Keynote

Occupational Therapy 2025: Facilitating Participation in Everyday Living (1 CEU)

 

Thom Fisher, PhD, OTR, CCM, FAOTA

 

Live- consented to recording for future use

10:00- 11:00 am

Business Meeting/District Meetings (1 CEU combined)

 

Live- no recording

 

11:00 AM

Award Winners (0 CEUS)

 

Live- no recording

 

12:00-2:00 pm

Wandering/Elopement in Individuals with Autism Spectrum Disorder 

(2 hours/  2 CEUs)

 

Elizabeth A. Grant, OTD, OTR/L and Jocelyn W. Warren, MEd, OT/L

 

Live- no recording

2:00- 3:00 pm

Preparing the Hand for Occupation: Developing  Fine Motor Skills (1 CEU)

 

Camille Skubik-Peplaski, PhD, OTR/L

Carol Rushing-Carr, MOT, OTR/L

 

*Pre-recorded

3:00- 4:00 pm

Surviving School-based Practice in the Era of Telehealth (1 CEU)

 

Rhonda Tapp Edwards, MS, OTR/L

Dana Logsdon, MS, OTR/L

 

*Pre-recorded       

4:00- 5:00 pm

Hippotherapy and Equine-Assisted OT: More Than a Day in the Barn (1 CEU)

 

Toby Scott-Cross, MOT, OTR/L, CTRI

 

*Pre-recorded

5:00- 6:00 pm

Auction/Happy Hour (0 CEUS)

 

Live- no recording

  
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P.O. Box 5531 . Louisville, KY 40255 . (502) 873-5333 . Email: [email protected]