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Each Occupational Therapy Course is:

Psychology Focused

Research Based Info

Interactive and Engaging

Practical and Pragmatic

All Courses are Approved CEUs for Occupational Therapists

Designing and Occupational Therapy Course

Designing a Course

Each occupational therapy course is designed to enlighten occupational therapists by tapping into psychological theory and demonstrating its value in professional practice. Psychology for the Body crafts each occupational therapy course with the mission of making it innovative, interactive, and practical. Many clinicians who have attended courses have commented that there is nothing comparable being offered in the CEU market. Additionally, many clinicians have noted that the live CEU courses for occupational therapists are truly interactive despite being presented in a virtual venue. Psychology for the Body provides unique online continuing education for occupational therapists. The CEU topics covered include bedside manner, ethics, preventing burnout, emotional intelligence, HEP motivation, and leadership. These are non-traditional occupational therapy CEU webinars that will enhance your professional practice. All courses are approved online continuing education for occupational therapists. Discover the Psychology for the Body difference in each occupational therapy course.

Online Continuing Education for Occupational Therapists

Live CEU Courses for Occupational Therapists
On-Demand CEU Courses for Occupational Therapists

The Science of Bedside Manner and Patient Satisfaction

This occupational therapy course offers suggestions based on psychology and behavioral economics to optimize the patient experience. It is crucial that clinicians master bedside manner to improve patient satisfaction and outcomes. Learn how you can improve bedside manner in occupational therapy! This course is approved by the AOTA as either a live CEU course for occupational therapists, or an on-demand CEU course for occupational therapists.
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Let's Get Ethical: Ethical Boundaries for PTs/OTs

An occupational therapy ethics course is typically boring and unengaging. This occupational therapy course is completely different. Moral psychology is utilized to shed light on a multitude of perspectives in trying to resolve ethical dilemmas. The live CEU course for occupational therapists is interactive and is a forum for debate and analysis. The on-demand version also poses thought provoking questions to the registrants. This course provides exceptional online continuing education for occupational therapists.
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Preventing Burnout in Rehab: For Administrators and Clinicians

Occupational therapy burnout is a significant problem and it can take a toll on clinicians' mental health. It is imperative that occupational therapists learn how to manage burnout for their own sake as well as their patients' sakes. This CEU course on preventing burnout for occupational therapists approaches burnout prevention from the perspective of administrators and clinicians. Practical suggestions are offered to reduce burnout amongst occupational therapists. This course qualifies as approved online continuing education for occupational therapists.
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Emotional Intelligence in Healthcare: Improve Your Leadership and Communication Skills

Emotional Intelligence is key factor for success in occupational therapy. It is crucial for leadership development and communication skills. This occupational therapy course emphasizes the importance of emotional intelligence and leadership in an organizational realm and well as for patient care. Check out how this occupational therapy course can help you transform into the leader you want to be! Offered as a live CEU course for occupational therapists, or on-demand, it's your choice!
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Improving Patient Adherence to Home Exercise Programs

Home exercise programs are a necessary tool for occupational therapists to improve their patient's conditions. However, the adherence rate to HEPs is quite low. Therefore, occupational therapists should incorporate motivational strategies into HEP prescription to maximize the odds of patient success. Learn how to add motivational psychology to your professional toolbox!
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Explore Each Occupational Therapy Course

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Bedside Manner for Occupational Therapists

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Ethics for Occupational Therapists

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Preventing Burnout for Occupational Therapists

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HEP Motivation for Occupational Therapists

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Leadership for Occupational Therapists

Benefits

Bridge Gaps in Formal Education

Reconcile the gaps, get a greater understanding of concepts that were not covered in PT school.

Improve Industry Opportunities

Our CEUs can help you stand apart from your peers.

Upward Growth and Development

New skills can help you get organizational value. Advanced skills can enhance your success rate with patients.

Benefits of Specialization

Our CEUs give you a true advantage as they help you specialize within your organization and in patient care.

Let's Get Ethical: Ethical Boundaries for PTs/OTs

A 2.5 hour webinar approved for CEUs by the

AOTA – # 02517 

NY Board of Physical Therapy

The Ohio Physical Therapy Association # 21S2571

The NJ Board of PT # 2110-14

Meets Requirements for PTs/PTAs in:

AL, AR, AZ, CO, CT, DE, FL, GA, ID, IA, IL, KS, KY, MA, MD, ME, MI, MN, MO, MS,

MT, NC, ND, NH, OR, PA, RI, SC, SD, UT, VA, VT, WA, WI, WV, WY

due to recognition of approval from another state chapter of the APTA (Ohio PTA)

or another state board of PT (NY, NJ)

Objectives to facilitate clinician ethical practice

 

1. Define ethics and the Code of Ethics of the APTA/AOTA to practice in an ethical manner

2. Analyze the boundaries of ethical priniciples for PTs/OTs to solve ethical dilemmas

3. Apply APTA ethical principles to professional practice through case studies

4. Apply AOTA ethical principles to professional practice through case studies

A posttest/survey will be give after live and on-demand webinars. After purchasing an on-demand webinar you will be redirected to a webpage with the webinar and posttest links. A CE certificate will be emailed following posttest completion

Optimizing the Patient Experience

A 1 hour webinar approved for CEUs by the

AOTA – #02034

NY Board of Physical Therapy

Pending Approval by the NJ Board of PT – 2022 – 2024

Meets Requirements for PTs/PTAs in:

AL, AR, AZ CO, GA, IA, IL, KS, NC, NE, NH, ND, NM, OR, SC, WA, WI

Objectives related to professional development

1) Identify the components of bedside manner/ patient satisfaction and their link to healthcare outcomes

2) Apply strategies using social psychology to optimize the patient experience

3) Implement an organizational approach to improve patient satisfaction scores

A posttest/survey will be given following live and on-demand webinars. After purchasing the on-demand webinar you will be redirected to a webpage with the webinar and posttest links A CE certificate will be emailed following posttest completion

Improving Patient Adherence to Home Exercise Programs

 1 hour webinar approved for CEUs by the

AOTA – #02036

NY Board of Physical Therapy

The NJ Board of PT # 2111-80

Meets Requirements for PTs/PTAs in:

AL, AR, AZ CO, GA, IA, IL, KS, NC, NE, NH, ND, NM, OR, SC, UT, WA, WI

Objectives to facilitate patient/client goal achievement

1. Identify the benefits of home exercise programs

2) Define differing theories of motivation/influence

3) Apply social psychology to HEP prescription/plan

A posttest/survey will be given following live and on-demand webinars. After purchasing an on-demand webinar you will be redirected to a webpage with the webinar and posttest links. A CE certificate will be emailed following posttest completion

The Science of Bedside Manner and Patient Satisfaction

A 2 hour webinar approved for CEUs by the

AOTA – #02037

NY Board of Physical Therapy

Ohio Physical Therapy Association # 21S2565

The NJ Board of PT # 2110-15

Meets Requirements for PTs/PTAs in:

AL, AR, AZ, CO, CT, DE, FL, GA, ID, IA, IL, KS, KY, MA, MD, ME, MI, MN, MO, MS,

MT, NC, ND, NH, OR, PA, RI, SC, SD, UT, VA, VT, WA, WI, WV, WY

due to recognition of approval from another state chapter of the APTA (Ohio PTA)

or another state board of PT (NJ, NY)

Objectives to facilitate patient/client goal achievement

1. Develop and improve empathy skills

2. Identify the link between bedside manner/patient satisfaction and health outcomes

3. Measure patient satisfaction in a valid/reliable manner

4. Apply social psychology techniques to improve patient satisfaction

5) Integrate organizational strategies to improve patient satisfaction scores

A posttest/survey will be give after live and on-demand webinars. After purchasing an on-demand webinar you will be redirected to a webpage with the webinar and posttest links. A CE certificate will be emailed following posttest completion

Effective Leadership and Communication in Rehab

A 1 hour webinar approved for CEUs by the

AOTA – #02299

NY Board of Physical Therapy

Meets Requirements for PTs/PTAs in:

AL, AR, AZ CO, GA, IA, IL, KS, NC, NE, NH, ND, NM, OR, SC, WA, WI

Objectives related to professional development

 

1. Define leadership and various leadership styles

2. Identify successful leadership styles in healthcare/rehab

3. Implement effective leadership communication strategies in rehab

A posttest/survey will be given after live and on-demand webinars. After purchasing an on-demand webinar you will be redirected to a webpage with the webinar and posttest links. A CE certificate will be emailed following posttest completion

The New World of Rehab: Addressing Burnout

A 1-hour webinar approved for CEUs by the

AOTA – #02035

NY Board of Physical Therapy

Meets Requirements for PTs/PTAs in:

AL, AR, AZ, CO, CT, DE, FL, GA, ID, IA, IL, KS, KY, MA, MD, ME, MI, MN, MO, MS,

MT, NC, ND, NH, OR, RI, SC, SD, UT, VA, VT, WA, WI, WV, WY

due to recognition by another state board of PT (NY)

Objectives related to professional development

 

1. Identify the causes of rehab burnout

2. Recognize the signs of rehab burnout

3. Apply strategies to prevent/reduce rehab burnout

A posttest/survey will be given after live and on-demand webinars. After on-demand purchase you will be redirected to a webpage with the video link/posttest link. A CEU certificate will be emailed following post-test completion