Continuing Education

Jane Case-Smith School-Based Symposium

The Ohio State University Division of Occupational Therapy and Ohio Occupational Therapy Association invites you to join us for the Jane Case-Smith School-Based Symposium on Monday, July 23, 2018.

This special inaugural symposium has been established in memory of Jane Case-Smith, former director of The Ohio State University Division of Occupational Therapy from 2005-2014. All proceeds from this event will benefit the Jane Case-Smith Scholarship Fund at The Ohio State University.

Please visit our event website for more information and to register.

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OOTA Pediatric Workshop Summer Series is Now ONLINE!

This summer, 7 regions of Ohio hosted the 2017 Pediatric Summer Workshop Series. Due to personal and work schedules, some of you were unable to attend. OOTA has now produced a webinar to make the morning content of this training available to you. This webinar provides legislation updates, highlights about agency news and activities, practice resources and more. 3.25 CEUs are offered, including an ethics hour. Cost: $50. For more information, click here for the flyer or visit  


 #320 Brain Gym Cleveland, OH  (Hilton Garden Inn Cleveland Airport)
July 27, 2018 8:00 am - 5:30 pm
Instructor: Susan Owens, MS, OTR

A workshop for physical therapists and PTAs, occupational oherapists and OTAs, speech therapists, teachers, educators, health professionals. This course provides simple developmental movements that organize the student for learning in a fun, interactive and safe environment. This class builds a foundation for using Brain Gym both professionally and personally. Learn what Brain Gym is and how it works. Experience how to implement the renowned Dennison Laterality Repatterning Process for enhancing hemispheric integration. Learn the three dimensions of brain-body intelligence, (Laterality, Centering and Focus), and how to use 26 Brain Gym movements to activate/integrate the whole brain. Brain Gym is the core program of Educational Kinesiology (EduK), the study and application of posture and movement to enhance academic, interpersonal, &physical learning. In addition to Brain Gym, EduK offers additional courses that build on the Brain Gym.

For registration information: or or 800-791-0262


Sensory-Enhanced Yoga for Self-Regulation and Trauma Healing
October 12 & 13, 2018- Dayton, Ohio

The Sensory-Enhanced Yoga Institute is proud to present an upcoming Sensory-Enhanced Yoga for Self-Regulation and Trauma Healing workshop in Dayton, Ohio! This workshop is especially designed for O.T.s, other allied and licensed mental health professionals, and yoga therapists/instructors who would like to learn how to incorporate Sensory-Enhanced Yoga into their clinical practices to facilitate healing from combat stress, PTSD, anxiety, and related ANS disorders. The course will be taught by expert faculty members Anna Molgard, BA, C-IAYT, E-RYT 500 & Julie Jack, MS, MA, RYT, and will present the science/evidence base, theoretical model, guidelines for practice as well as the specific yoga forms, movements, breathing, and meditation techniques to implement the program. Participants will be taught both mat and chair versions of the program, as well as strategies for teaching the program to groups of individuals with mixed mobility levels. The workshop is highly experiential and includes a 130-page, detailed manual. The course qualifies for 14 NBCOT PDUs/14 Contact Hours. (Contact SEYI for other professions.) Yoga experience is not required. Please go to or call 339-225-0084 for more info & see flyer. We hope to see you there!





Get your DHSc degree online
The University of Indianapolis offers an online Doctor of Health Science degree that provides occupational therapists and other health professionals with advanced knowledge and skills to positively impact health practices in today's complex societies. Graduates will be prepared to serve as leaders, advocates, educators, and scholars in health science.




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