Louisiana-licensed Occupational Therapists (OTs) and Occupational Therapy Assistants (OTAs) are required to renew their licenses annually and must complete 15 hours of continuing education (CE) each year in order to renew.
Professional Development Resources is approved to offer online continuing education to OTs by the American Occupational Therapy Association (AOTA #3159). Louisiana OTs may earn all 15 hours from the AOTA-approved online courses available @ https://www.pdresources.org/profession/index/5.
Popular Online Courses for OTs:
Improving Communication with Your Young Clients is a 3-hour online continuing education (CE/CEU) course that teaches clinicians effective and practical communication and conversational skills to use with young clients and their families.
Animal-Assisted Therapy (AAT) is a 2-hour online continuing education (CE/CEU) course that provides the information and techniques needed to begin using the human-animal bond successfully to meet individual therapeutic goals.
The Occupational Therapist in Long Term Care is a 2-hour online continuing education (CE/CEU) course that provides an overview of occupational therapy services in skilled nursing facilities.
Therapeutic Aspects of Running is a 1-hour online continuing education (CE/CEU) course that will equip healthcare professionals with the knowledge to encourage clients on developing a healthy individualized running regimen while preventing running injuries.
Autism: The New Spectrum of Diagnostics, Treatment & Nutrition is a 4-hour online continuing education (CE/CEU) course that describes DSM-5 diagnostic changes, assessment, intervention models, dietary modifications, nutrition considerations and other theoretical interventions.
Professional Development Resources is an American Occupational Therapy Association (AOTA) approved provider of continuing education (#3159). The assignment of AOTA CEUs does not imply endorsement of specific course content, products, or clinical procedures by AOTA.