Assessment & Treatment for Pediatrics through Adolescence (OCT610)


Course Memo

This course will focus on preparing students for clinical practice with pediatric and adolescent populations. Through case scenarios, students will learn how to assess the impact of common conditions on performance skills and participation in occupations and plan best practice intervention strategies appropriate for the setting and context. Implications of relevant legislation mandates, referrals, use of technology and splinting, and current trends in emerging strategies will be explored. Pre-requisites: BIO 520, BIO 530, BIO 540, OCT 520. Co-requisites: OCT 620, OCT 650. Credit: 4 hours. This course is offered in a hybrid format.