Conference Schedule

 

Our 2018 MOTA Conference will offer multiple course options in a variety of practice areas.  Although the courses are arranged by tracks, attendees are welcome to choose one course per time frame in any category.  

Saturday, October 27, 2018

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

8:00AM - 9:00AM - Keynote Address, Still Standing. Still Smiling, John Kriesel, Motivational Speaker

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

TRACKS:

PROFESSIONAL PRACTICE ACADEMICS MENTAL HEALTH PEDIATRICS PHYSICAL DISABILITIES

 

 

9:10AM - 11:10AM

  1A

Expand Your Influence and Bring OT Beyond Traditional Settings.  Presenter: Sue Redepenning OTR/L,  ATP & Caroline Portoghese, OTR/L, ATP/SMS, MSCS, LNHA, MBA

  1B Sexuality for All Abilities.  Presenter: Katie Thune, Special Education Teacher K-12
  1C Put the Fun Back in Fine Motor.  Presenter:  Sara Rohde, OTR/L, BCP; Darla Johnson, OTR/L; Anna Tucker, OTR/L; Molly Barrett, OTR/L; Kelsey Smith, OTR/L, Lacey Olson, OTR/L
  1D

The Role of Occupational Therapy in Treating Mild to Moderate TBI.  Presenter: Nova McNally OTR/L, Nicole St. John OTR/L, Courtney Mitchell OTR/L

  1E

CarFit: OTs Distinct Value Connecting Problem with Solutions: An opportunity for community outreach.  Presenter:  Elin Schold Davis, OTR/L, CDRS, FAOTA

 

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

12:00PM - 12:45PM - Lunch

12:45PM - 1:45PM - Communications Award Speaker, title of presentation, Andrea Harrison, MS, OTR

1:55PM - 2:55PM (1 hour sessions)

  2A

Legislative Issues 2018.  Presenter:  Karen Sames, OTD, OTR/L, FAOTA; MOTA Chair of Government Affairs Committee & Andrea Horvath, MAOT, OTR/L

  2B

The Science of Habit: Embedding the Performance Patterns of Habit and Routine into OT Practice.  Presenter: Michael Jensen, Ed.D., OTR/L

  2C Basket Weaving to Social Media: The Changing Landscape of Mental Health Occupational Therapy.  Presenter: Grant Davis Mitchell, MOT, OTR/L
  2D

Integrated Pediatric Primary Care Teams: Model Conceptualization.  Presenter: Stephanie Lynn DeSam Lazaro, OTD, OTR/L & Bonnie Riley, OTD, OTR/L

  2E Evidence-Based Occupational Therapy Interventions for Children with Autism: Current Practices and Continuing Education in Minnesota.  Presenter:  Bryden Giving, OTS
  2F

Occupational Therapy All Day, Every day, in the Transitional Care setting, Long Term Care Setting, and Home Health.  Presenter: Pamela Brooks, OTR/L

  2G

Axillary Web Syndrome/Cording.  Presenter: Carrie Macoskey, OTR/L, CLT

 

2:55PM - 3:00PM - Break

3:00PM - 5:00PM (2 hour sessions)

  3A

Evidence Based Practice for the Clinician.  Presenter: Jennifer Bergstrom OTR/L & Hannah Oldenburg, OTR/L 

  3B From Masters to OT Clinical Doctorate: What are the Major Differences? Panel Discussion.   Presenters: Terrianne Jones, PhD, OTR/L;Stephanie de Sam Lazaro, OTD, OTR/L  & Cherie Graves, MOT, OTR/L
  3C OT Role in the Treatment of Hoarding Disorders.  Presenter:  Jennifer LeClaire, OTR/L & Jean Rollin, MDiv
  3D Self-Regulation: The Key to Managing Behavior in Children with ASD, ADHD, Mood Disorders and other Mental Health Conditions.  Presenter: Leann Shore, OTD, MEd, OTR/L
  3E  Cognitive Performance Test (CPT) 2018 Revised Manual and Practice Model.  Presenter: Theressa Burns, OTR/L
  3F Persistent Pain: Knowledge and Tools for OTs Treating Patients with Pain.  Presenter: Lindsay Marth, MA, OTR/L, BCPR, TPS

 

5:00PM - 7:00PM - Social Networking/Reception (appetizers and cash bar)

 

Sunday, October 28, 2018

TRACKS:  

PROFESSIONAL PRACTICE ACADEMICS MENTAL HEALTH PEDIATRICS PHYSICAL DISABILITIES

 

 

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

8:00AM - 9:00AM - Business Meeting/Awards

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

  4A Changing Expectations for Experiential Learning in OT Education: Implications for Level I Fieldwork and practice/education.  Presenter: Debra Hanson, PhD, OTR/L, FAOTA; R. Michelle Warfel, MOT, OTR/L, AFWC; Terrianne Jones, PhD, OTR/L; John Fleming, EdD, OTR/L, AFWC; Allison Naber, OTD, OTR/L, CLT-LANA
  4B Blue Sky Café: Serving Up Fun Opportunities for Social Engagement in a Safe and Welcoming Atmosphere.  Presenter: Megan K Flood, OTR/L; Mary Beth Severson, COTA; Nicole Arnhold 
  4C

Yoga Through the Eyes of a Pediatric OT.  Presenter: Katie Novak, OTR/L & Johanna McGough-Pose MAOT, OTR/L

  4D I Survived Critical Illness-Now What? Patient Perspective of Post-Intensive Care Syndrome.  Presenter: Emily Bodensteiner Schmitt, MOT, OTR/L & Kristin Hall, MS, OTR/L, MBA
  4E   The Right Stuff: RIGHT Care for the RIGHT patient at the RIGHT Time.   Presenter:  Ali Gerlach, OTR/L;Danielle Schneeman, MS CCC-SLP; Wayne Zerr, OTR/L; Kim Lambert, DPT
  4F Eye Tracking Made Easy.  Presenter: Dannel Friel, Northeastern MN Solutions Consultant at Tobii Dynavox & Katie Champ, Tobii Dynavox Solutions Consultant

 

11:10AM - 11:20AM - Break

11:20AM - 12:20PM (1 hour sessions)

  5A The Role of the “See Me As A Person” Curriculum in Fostering Relationship-Based Care Culture in Organizations. Presenter: Alexandra Hein, OTS & Kristine Haertl, Ph.D., ACE, OTR/L, FAOTA
  5B

Licensure in Minnesota: MN Board of Occupational Therapy Practice and MOTA.  Presenter: Christina Bourland OTR/L & Karen Sames, OTD, OTR/L, FAOTA; MOTA Chair of Government Affairs Committee

  5C

Chronic Pain and Pain Management Strategies for Adults.  Presenter: Ruth Chase, OTS Shanna Graden, OTS Susie Johnson, OTS Abigail Jovanovich, OTS Heather Murphy, OTS Jenna Noonan, OTS Hannah Oldenburg, M.A., OTR/L

  5D Facilitating a Community-Based Peer-Mentoring Program for Psychosocial Support of Breast Cancer Patients: A Unique Role for Occupational Therapy.  Presenter:  Jenny Cook, BSW, MA, OTR/L
  5E Implications of EIDBI for Occupational Therapy and Children with ASD.  Presenter: Bryden Giving, OTS & Theresa Bentz MA, OTR/L
  5F

Low Back Pain in Pregnancy.  Presenter: Christy Dauner, OTR/L

  5G An Occupational Therapy Residency for Specialty Practice in Dysphagia.  Presenter: Anne Maureen Lexen, MA, OTR/L;Janelle Hatlevig, MA, OTR/L, BCPR; Claire Perry, MA, OTR/L

 

Adjourn

This course is eligible for American Occupational Therapy Association (AOTA) Approved Provider credit. The assignment of AOTA CEUs does not imply endorsement of specific course content, products or clinical procedures by AOTA.

AOTA Classification Codes: Domain of OT, Occupational Therapy Process, Professional Issues.

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