Understanding Neurofunction & How It Can Improve Cognitive Care

This course is free for NOTA members.

Understanding Neurofunction & How It Can Improve Cognitive Care

Live Webinar
Thursday, August 11th
7 pm Central
$30 (Free for NOTA Members)
1 Contact Hour

This course is created by the Nebraska Occupational Therapy Association.

If you need assistance or accommodations, please contact us at Info@AspireOT.us
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Cognitive dysfunction can be complex to understand and challenging to address, yet it is a critical component for many clients who have goals to return to function. Join Tracy Milner, an occupational therapist, to learn about how incorporating a Neurofunctional Approach into your practice can help you to better navigate these challenges and improve cognitive-related and overall functional outcomes.

Target Audience: Occupational therapists, occupational therapy assistants, occupational therapy students

Presented by: Tracy Milner
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Learning objectives
After completion of this occupational therapy continuing education course, participants will be able to:
  • Identify common challenges with existing approaches to understanding and treating cognitive impairment
  • Understanding Neurofunction and how it can improve clinical investigation and treatment planning.
  • Discuss how to incorporate the Neurofunctional Approach into your clinical practice
Instructor bio
Tracy Milner
NOTA Guest Instructor

Tracy Milner is the founder and CEO of BrainFx and VP Product at Highmark Interactive. Her mission is to measure and understand the effects of mild to moderate brain disorders on real world function. She is an occupational therapist who has practiced extensively in neurorehabilitation with adults and children for greater than twelve years. Over the course of her career, she has led rehabilitation organizations as part of two national health organizations and co-founder of a provincial practice for complex injuries and neurological disorders. Being an early adopter of the use of technology therapeutically, she has been prominent in Ontario in delivering seminars to >400 health professionals on how to use smart devices in clinical practice. Tracy has been a committee member with the Ontario Society of Occupational Therapists for more than nine years, has co-authored the reflective resource on assessment of attendant care, and worked as a member with the expert panel of the Alliance of Medical and Community Rehabilitation Providers on catastrophic definition, including presentations to government standing committee.

She has presented at many brain injury and long term care conferences (by invitation, via peer reviewed submission) in Canada, including provincial conferences and the US, most notably the Washington TBI Conference, as well as directly hospitals and community rehabilitation centers.

She has a BA with Honors in Kinesiology and Masters in Occupational Therapy from Western University. Tracy Milner’s work at a Masters level went on to be published in the Canadian Journal of Occupational Therapy and Occupational Therapy International. She is an adjunct lecturer with The University of Toronto. Tracy is passionate about neurofunctional assessment and intervention and views BrainFx as her opportunity to combine both research and clinical knowledge to positively impact not only her own clients, but adults and children globally.

Financial disclosures: Tracy is the CEO of BrainFX and employed by Highmark Interactive.

Completion Requirements
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In order to receive the certificate of completion, participants must meet ALL of the following criteria:
  • Complete payment or NOTA membership log in for course enrollment
  • Attendance for full duration of webina
  • Pass the course exam with a score of 80% or greater
  • Pass the attendance attestation with a score  of 100% on the first attempt
Please note that no credit or certificate will be issued unless all criteria is met.  Partial credit will not be issued.  
cancellation policy
Live Courses and Webinars
Learner cancellations: In the event that the learner requests to cancel or is unable to attend a course, a refund for the total paid for the course will be granted if Aspire OT is notified via email at info@aspireot.us within 10 business days prior to date of the scheduled course, minus a non-refundable registration fee of 25% of registration price.  If the learner provides notification of cancellation less then 10 business days prior to the scheduled course, the learner will be offered the opportunity to attend the same webinar on an alternate date or enrollment in the recorded on-demand version of that webinar, instead of a refund.  

No refunds will be issued after a course has been attended for more than 30 minutes.  Partial credit will not be issued.  

Provider cancellations: 
In the event of inclement weather or other event resulting in the inability for a live course to be provided within the scheduled time, learners will be offered an alternate date or a full refund for registration paid.
On-Demand web Courses 
Web courses will remain available to learners for 1 year. No refunds will be available for web courses that have been attended or viewed for greater than 30 minutes. In the event of a refund, the learner will be unenrolled in the course immediately upon issuance of a refund. No refunds will be issued for any course in which a certificate has been issued.  

Course Author

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This occupational therapy continuing education course is being offered as part of Aspire OT's State Association Partnership Program. This course is discounted for NOTA members.