TIES Conference 2013

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MONDAY, April 15, 2013

Session ONE | 8:30 - 9:45

Found in Translation: Interprofessional and International Collaboration
Nancy Cicirello, PT, MPH, EdD professor School of Physical Therapy, College of Health Professions, Christine Macfarlane, PhD Director of Special Education, College of Education, and Sandra Rogers, OTR, PhD School of Occupational Therapy, College of Health Professions, Pacific University

  • No handouts this session.

Session TWO | 10:00 - 12:00

Bringing Yoga Techniques into the Classroom and Therapy Treatment Options
Shelley Jones, PT, Camas SD, WA

Please bring a yoga mat with you if you plan to attend this session

Never Say Never: Making the iPad Accessible for Students with Disabilities
Bruce Alter, PT, PCS, AT Consultant, Hollywood PT

Stepping up to BAT: Understanding Brain Development, Attachment, and Trauma when Working with Children
Sherri L. Alderman, MD, MPH, IMH-E, FAAP Developmental Pediatrician, Children’s Developmental Health Institute at the ARTZ Center

This handout is currently available as one slide per page (62 pgs). We are trying to format to 3-slides per page. When/if we are able to make that happen, we will upload. Thank you for your patience.

Session THREE | 12:45 - 1:30

Exhibits & Focus Groups

What's that App? Come Share Yours. - Sharon Osborne, OT, Douglas ESD - Bring your tablet and one app to share. No handouts this session.
Adaptive Equipment Specialist Show and Tell - Alan Tenney, OT, Bend LaPine SD. No handouts this session.

Session FOUR | 1:45 - 2:45

Cognitive Curbcuts for Self-Management: Universally Designed Software for Visual Scheduling, Video Modeling, and Personal Wellness
Dr. Thomas Keating, Director, Eugene Research Institute

Using a Coaching Model to Build Capacity: The Upcoming Changes to Regional OI Programs
Connie Hector, Coordinator, Regional & Statewide Services for Students with Orthopedic Impairments

Introduction to Prosthetic Rehabilitation and Considerations for the School Setting
Kerstin Baun, MPH, OTR/L/Rehabilitation Coordinator & Taylor Miller, Business Development Manager, Advanced Arm Dynamics

Session FIVE | 3:00 - 4:00

SMA: Team Approach to Therapeutic Management
Sue Nicklin, PT, Douglas ESD

Functional Solutions for "Active Learning" for Children with Severe Sensory Disabilities
Lyn Ayer, Project Director, Oregon Deafblind Project, Western Oregon University - The Teaching Research Institute

Need for More Speed or Better Access? Strategies to Improve Efficiency and Alternatives to Typing
Shar Powell, Assistive Technology Resource Specialist/Trainer, Oregon Technology Access Program and Cat McGovern-Zlotek, OTR, CDRC

TUESDAY, April 16, 2013

Keynote Session | 8:30 - 4:00

Linked: Breathing and Postural Control for School-based Therapists
Mary Massery, PT, DPT, DSc

  • Handouts are not available online for download. Paper copies will be provided at Conference.