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Understanding the World of Low Vision
$ 20| 1 Contact Hour
This course will outline how through establishing an understanding of the functional impact of low vision on the client, the OT/A can apply proper modifications to increase the effectiveness of treatment as well as educate client on the strategies and low vision aides that are available to increase overall occupational performance..
Benefits of this course
Identify the common diagnoses of eye conditions that cause low vision and the affected populations.
Describe both compensatory strategies and maintenance strategies to increase independence during activities of daily living.
Understand the task and environmental modifications that can be made during treatment to increase occupational performance.
Identify low vision aides and assistive devices to enhance patient independence and function in cost effective ways.
This course is being offered as part of Aspire OT's State Association Partnership Program. This course is free for TNOTA Members.