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Metro District SIG: How to be Evidence Based within your Occupational Therapy Practice
Wednesday, November 13, 2019, 6:30 PM - 7:45 PM CDT
Category: SIGS


6:30 p.m. Registration   

6:45 p.m. - 7:45 p.m. Presentation                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                           

 Course Description: Participants will learn the importance of evidence-based practice as it relates to occupational therapy practice regarding reimbursement and ethics. Practitioners will be provided with strategies and methods for applying evidence-based thinking within their practice, including methods for searching for journal articles efficiently, approaches for encouraging evidence-based practice on a systems-level, and more.

Speaker: Bryden Giving, MAOT, OTR/L 


  1. Define evidence-based practice and describe the relationship between evidence-based practice, reimbursement by third party payers, and providing quality treatment.

  2. Articulate methods for finding and utilizing evidence-based information concerning pediatric occupational therapy practice. 
  1. Discuss approaches for incorporating evidence-based information into practice setting.

Target Audience: OTs/OTAs/ Students

Practice Area: Professional Issues

Course level: Beginner

Event location:

Family Achievement Center
2101 Wooddale Drive Suite A

Woodbury, MN 55125

Fee: MOTA members Free          Non-members $20.00 

Continuing Education Credits:  1.0 CEU

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This course fulfills the AOTA Classification Code for Continuing Education Activities: Category 3: Professional Issues





Contact: Michelle Mercado 612-644-4690, Jennifer Anderson [email protected]