Conference Schedule

2017 MOTA ANNUAL CONFERENCE
RECLAIMING OCCUPATION THROUGH
EVIDENCE AND INNOVATION
NOVEMBER 10-11, 2017

 

Our 2017 Conference will offer multiple course options in varying areas of practice arranged by tracks. Below are the color coded tracks that correspond with each course.  You will choose one course from each time frame when registering.  

Friday, November 10, 2017

TRACKS:

PROFESSIONAL PRACTICE ACADEMICS MENTAL HEALTH PEDIATRICS PHYSICAL DISABILITIES STUDENTS

 

 

12:00PM - 1:00PM - Registration & Check-in

1:00PM - 4:00PM - Institutes

  AA Fieldwork Education: What It Is and How To Do It (effectively) - Presenter(s):  Chris Bourland   MHA, OTR/L;   Kirsten Prouty MS, OTR/L
  BB Guided Motor Imagery in the Treatment of Complex Pain - Presenter(s):  Lindsay   Marth  MA, OTR/L, TPS;  Rebecca Vogsland DPT, OCS, CMTPT, CSMT, TPS
  CC A Multi-Directional Approach to Feeding:  Pediatrics - Presenter(s):  Krista  Judge  MA, OTR/L; Jami Eilers COTA/L
  DD Post Intensive Care Syndrome, Delirium and Cognition - Presenter(s):  Emily Bodensteiner MOT, OTR/L; Kristin Hall MBA, MS, OTR/L
  EE Orthosis Fabrication Review for the Assiduous Occupational Therapist - Presenter: Alice Snorteland MBA, OTR/L, CHT
  FF Visual Disturbances in Neurological Conditions: Assessment and Treatment - Presenter(s) Stephanie Freadrich MS OTR/L, Abby Rolf MA OTR/L

 

4:00PM - 5:00PM - Business meeting & Awards

5:30PM - 7:00PM - Social Networking

Saturday, November 12, 2017

TRACKS:  

PROFESSIONAL PRACTICE ACADEMICS MENTAL HEALTH PEDIATRICS PHYSICAL DISABILITIES STUDENTS

 

 

7:00AM - 8:00AM - Registration & Check-in

8:00AM - 9:00AM - Keynote Address, "The Power of Occupation:  Energizing Your Passion", Denise Chisholm, PhD, OTR/L, FAOTA, Professor and Vice Chair, Department of Occupational Therapy School of Health and Rehabilitation Sciences, University of Pittsburgh

9:00AM - 9:10AM - Break/Travel

9:10AM - 11:10AM - 2 hour sessions

  1A Motivational Interviewing in Healthcare - Presenter:  Christy Dauner OTR
  1B The Technology Enhanced Curriculum – Examples from OT Education - Presenter(s): Terrianne Jones PhD, OTR/L;  Andrea Harrison MS, OTR/L
  1C L.E.G.A.C.Y  Appreciative Life Review: An Emerging Model to Support Occupation-Based Practice in Mental Health - Presenter: Nicole Hansen MS, MOT, OTR/L, CHWC, GCDF
  1D Surviving the NICU: The Role of Occupation in the NICU and Beyond – Presenter: Holly Schifsky OTR/L, NTMTC, CBIS, CNT
  1E Why is Neuroplasticity Important to Occupational Therapy Practitioners? - Presenter: Meenakshi Iyer PhD, OTR/L
  1F Occupation and Clinical Outcomes Using Strategic Friction Reduction -  Presenter: Caroline Portoghese OTR/L, ATP/SMS, MSCS, LNHA, MBA
  1G The Confidence and Competence to Address the IADL of Driving and Community Mobility: “What Can I Say” and “Why I Am Qualified to Say It?”  -  Presenter: Elin Schold Davis OTR/L, CDRS, FAOTA
  1H
Impact of UE Functional Electrical Stimulation for Neurorehabilitation and Enhanced Functional Outcomes –  Presenter: Jan Dobbs OTR 
  1I Exploring Practice Settings and OTR and COTA Collaboration - Presenter(s):  Katherine Sherrard, OTS; Rebecca Anderson, OTR/L, MSCS

11:10AM - 12:00PM - Exhibitors & Poster Presentations

12:00PM - 12:45PM - Lunch

12:45PM - 1:45PM - Communications Awards Speaker, Elin Schold Davis, OTR/L, CDRS, FAOTA

1:45PM - 1:55PM - Break/Travel

1:55PM - 3:55PM - 2 hour sessions

  2A How Did We Get Here and Where Are We Going?  Healthcare Reform 2017 - Presenter(s):  Karen Sames OTD, MBA, OTR/L, FAOTA; Andrea Horvath MAOT, OTR/L; Cathy Brennan MA, OTR/L, FAOTA; Cory Bennett MOTA Lobbyist
  2B Fieldwork Issues - Presenter(s):  Linda Buxell, MA, OTR/L
  2C Let’s Talk About It – A Mental Health Salon sponsored by OT for the Advancement of Minnesota  Mental Health Services - Presenter(s):  Terrianne Jones PhD, OTR/L;  Kary Gilenwaters MA, OTR/L
  2D PEARL:  An Occupation-Based Social Skills Manual for Children with an Emotional-Behavioral Disorder - Presenter: Gina Rainelli OTD, OTR/L
  2E Exploring the Executive Function Performance Test (EFPT): An alternative cognitive assessment  - Presenter: Katelyn Brady OTD OTR/L
  2F Addressing Chronic Pain Across Occupational Therapy Settings - Presenter(s): Karen Carr OTR/L; Kaisa Syvaoja OTD, OTR/L; Clarissa Mireau MA, OTR/L, TPS
  2G OT Research: We got this! - Presenter: Corey McGee PHD, MS, OTR/L, CHT
  2H Dysphasia Basics that Every OT Should Know - Presenter(s): Janelle Hatlevig MA, OTR/L, BCPR; Shari Bernard OTD, SCFES
  2I Evaluating Job Offers and Presenting Yourself Professionally in the Workplace  Presenter(s): Ericka Niemann OTS;  Brittany McPhail, OTS

 

3:55PM - 4:00PM - Break/Travel

4:00PM - 5:00PM - 1 hour courses

  3A Legislative Update 2017 - Presenter(s):  Karen Sames OTD, MBA, OTR/L, FAOTA;  Andrea Horvath MAOT, OTR/L
  3B Group Model Level 1 Fieldwork in Community Based Non-traditional Settings for OTA Online Students - Presenter(s): Melissa Jazmines-Broersma, MS, OTD, OTR/L and Thomas Hutton, MA, OTR/L
  3C OT and Mental Health – Treating the Whole Person: A Panel - Presenter(s): Jacqueline Wagner MA, OTR/L; Jessica Engman OTR/L;   Brittany Hubbard, MA, OTR/L
  3D OT and Eating Disorders - Presenter(s): Ken Reimann, OTR/L; Melissa Livingston, OTR/L; Kayla Hampton, OTR/L; Erin Coffey, OTR/L; Kisha Patterson, OTR/L; Samantha Thayer, OTR/L
  3E Occupational Therapy’s Role in Montessori Preschools:  Sleep and Interprofessional Teamwork - Presenter(s):  Alycia Parrish OTS;   Maria Davis OTS; Eunjung An OTS; Sarah Janus OTS; Heather Northey OTS;   Rebecca Patterson OTS; Anna Hepokoski OTS; Meghan Tholen OTS
  3F Adoption and Sensory Processing - Presenter: Megan Bresnahan, OTR/L
  3G OT Panel Discussion: Innovative Strategic Friction Reduction in Different Settings - Presenter: Caroline Portoghese OTR/L, ATP/SMS, MSCS, LNHA, MBA
  3H Participation in Quality of Life for Persons with Oculomotor Impairments after Acquired Brain Injury - Presenter: Sharon Gowdy Wagener OTD, OTR/L
  3I A Change in Perspective on How to Serve Individuals with ALS Through Occupation - Presenter(s):  Kristin Wallock MS, OTR/L; Sonya Tangen OTR/L; Robin Samuel OTR/L
  3J Testing Your Knowledge: NBCOT Exam Preparation - Presenter(s):  Sheila Bosc OTS

 

5:00PM - Adjourn

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