ECHO TIES

Professional Development to Support Oregon Therapists

Purpose:

To provide equitable access to best-practice knowledge through professional development, forums of collaboration and a supported learning community to OT and PT and those who work with them who are supporting children with orthopedic impairments and other motor challenges to improve district and student outcomes.

ECHO Therapy in Educational Settings sessions will be held the second and fourth Wednesday of each month from 8:00 a.m. - 9:15 a.m. PST. No registration required.

Each session begins with a 30 minute presentation plus Q&A time, followed by a case study/didactic of an unidentified student. Contact us if you would like to present a case.



More about ECHO https://echo.unm.edu/about-echo/

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Previously Recorded Sessions

Intro to ECHO/Welcoming Safe Inclusion for ALL Students: High Quality Emergency Operation Planning

All Children Should Enjoy Eating

Karen Dilfer MS, OTR/L

Occupational Therapist and Feeding Specialist

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Click for session recorded 10/9/19

Laying the Foundation for Addressing Swallowing and Feeding in Your School District

Emily M. Homer, CCC-SLP, ASHA Fellow

Students Eat Safely, LLC


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Click for session recorded 10/23/19

Medicaid Updates

Ely Sanders

School Medicaid Program Specialist

Oregon Department of Education

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Click for session recorded 11./13/19

Supporting Children who Struggle with Eating: The Importance of Autonomy and Anxiety

Emergency Evacuation Planning for Students with Disabilities

The HINE Assessment

Nathalie Maitre, MD, PhD

Director, NICU Follow-up Programs

Division of Neonatology

Nationwide Children's Hospital

Columbus, OH

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Click for Session recorded 2/12/2020

Focusing on Strengths in a School-based Assessment

Thinking Outside of the Box: OTs Role in AAC

Elisa Wern, M.Ed., OTR/L, ATP

Lead Occupational Therapist & Assistive Technology Specialist, Alachua County Public Schools

Owner at AT & OT Consulting & Coaching

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Click for session recorded 3/11/2020

Emergency Planning: A Review of the Progress

Jeremy Wells

Education Specialist

Office of Student Services

Oregon Department of Education

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Click for session recorded 4/8/2020

Feeding Students in Educational Programs - There's a Manual for That!

Focus Group Feedback/Planning Ahead/Year-end Wrap Up

Wednesday, May 13, 2020

8:00 a.m. to 9:15 a.m. PST

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Upcoming Sessions

Planning is underway for 2020-2021 sessions! GET EXCITED!!

Regional and Statewide Services for Students with Orthopedic Impairments

1871 NE Stephens

Roseburg, OR 97470

(541)440-4791