Push in to the Classroom!
Practical strategies for effective push-in therapy, covering therapy models, activity ideas, collaboration, co-treating and carryover.
About this Course
Pushing-in to the classroom for OT, PT, and Speech therapy is an evidence-based and effective treatment strategy. Due to many barriers, therapists are often more comfortable providing pull out therapy sessions.
This course will review research, provide strategies for pushing-in, and discuss the benefits of carryover and collaboration. Distance learning strategies are also provided.
Meet the Presenter
Kim Wiggins, OTR/L
Kim Wiggins, OTR/L is an experienced occupational therapist specializing in pediatrics who has worked extensively in public school settings, outpatient, and home-based services to children of all ages with a variety of diagnoses and special needs.
Kim is currently a full time therapist at the Binghamton City School District in upstate NY and the owner of OTKimWiggins, which primarily focuses on increasing the attention level and motor skills of children and providing educational opportunities for parents and professionals. She is an experienced National program developer who has produced and presented training workshops and seminars on a variety of topics related to handwriting, vision, primitive reflexes, sensory techniques, and technology to therapists, teachers, administrators, and parents, She has presented to audiences nationwide since 2010.
Disclosure: Kim Wiggins receives a speaking fee for her presentation. She has no relevant non-financial relationships to disclose.
Hands on Approaches, Inc. is an AOTA Approved Provider of continuing education. AOTA does not endorse specific course content, products, or clinical procedures.
Approved by AOTA for 0.2 CEUs.
Recognized by NYSED State Board for PT as an approved provider of PT and PTA continuing education. Approved for 2 contact hours.
Recognized by NYSED State Board for Social Workers as an approved provider of social workers continuing education. Approved for 2 contact hours.
Approved for 2 CTLE contact hours.
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Past Attendee Testimonials
Kim is a very engaging presenter. The course was interesting and enjoyable, and it was easy to stay focused. I appreciate all the resources she shared so that I can continue to learn.
Audrey Stamm Ma, OT
Great resources! I found myself taking lots of notes! Very interesting material!