Learning to be Powerfully You – Live Webinar
October 8 - October 9| $195
Learning to be Powerfully You:
Training Occupational Therapists in a Social Emotional Learning Curriculum focused on Self-Regulation
Watch this video to hear Amy Lewis share an overview of the Powerfully You curriculum.
Want to watch additional videos introducing occupational therapists to Amy and Heather’s inspiration for the development of Powerfully You, a reflection on the outcomes observed when implementing Powerfully You with clients, and a discussion on the adaptability of Powerfully You within the classroom and in private practice? Click here to listen to these additional videos.
Self regulation is one of the most common reasons clients get referred for occupational therapy services. Self-regulation is defined as the ability to adapt our neurological arousal, emotional state, attention, and behavior in accordance with the demands of the situation. It is widely regarded as an underlying skill critical to behavioral self-management, emotional control, and social learning.
The Powerfully You curriculum is a series of lessons designed to teach fundamental skills and concepts that encourage self awareness and enable self regulation, leading to improvements in emotional mastery. Powerfully You provides a lens through which individuals can view themselves and others in a positive light. This lens values strengths, individual differences, and sees the whole person from a perspective of compassion and curiosity.
Lessons taught in this curriculum include Body Sensing, Body Battery, Body Activation, Tools and more. The concepts taught in these lessons include mindful awareness, awareness of body sensations, self assessment of body activation and emotional activation, tools to shift body activation and sensations, tools to shift emotions, skills for tracking and changing habits, practices to cultivate self compassion, and cognitively based inquiry techniques. Activities chosen are research and trauma informed. The 8 hour provider certification course will teach background theory, familiarize therapists with the interactive lessons, and provide implementation and goal setting guidance.
Access to Course Curriculum:
This course provides participants with the necessary background information on the development and use of Powerfully You. Completion of the course will grant access to purchase an annual curriculum license for Powerfully You available through www.powerfullyyou.org Please note this is an additional annual fee beyond the course registration fee.
Who Should Attend:
Occupational Therapy Practitioners.
Take an additional discount of $15 per participant for groups of 3 or more individuals enrolling simultaneously under the same web-order.
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Day 1: Friday, October 8, 2021, 9:00am – 1:30pm Central Daylight Time (CDT)
Day 2: Saturday, October 9, 2021, 9:00am – 2:00pm CDT
Check-in begins at 8:30am CDT on day one & day two.
Test begins at approx. 1:30pm CDT on day two.
Upon completion of this course, participants will be able to:
- Discuss theoretical frameworks of Powerfully You, and explain the evidence informed concepts taught in the curriculum.
- Relate the use of Occupational Therapy’s knowledge and expertise in utilization in class wide or community-based models of intervention and in Social Emotional Learning.
- Implement the Powerfully You curriculum with fidelity in classroom or clinical settings.
- Create goals that address the student or client’s growth in self-regulation and occupational performance.
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Vital Links is an AOTA approved provider of continuing education. Participants will receive 8.0 contact hours or 0.8 AOTA CEUs for this course.
AOTA Classification Code: Occupational Therapy Service Delivery, Intervention, Outcomes
AOTA Target Audience: Occupational Therapy
AOTA Completion Requirements: Full Attendance, Participation & Test
The assignment of AOTA CEUs does not imply endorsement of specific course content, products, or clinical procedures by AOTA or indicate AOTA approval of a certification or other professional recognition.
- The email address entered under “Attendee #” during online registration will be the address that receives the instructions email.
- Please check your inbox and junk folder for the following email Subject: “Course Instructions for your Vital Links Online Course, Powerfully You”
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*This is a Live course. Full Attendance during the hours of this webinar is expected.