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Education Podcasts

Learn about the world of low vision occupational therapy. Whether you have thought of going into this emerging practice area or have a patient with low vision, join us to learn from the experts in the field. We will be talking with researchers and keep up with the most up to date research so you can provide evidence based information to your clients.

Learn about the world of low vision occupational therapy. Whether you have thought of going into this emerging practice area or have a patient with low vision, join us to learn from the experts in the field. We will be talking with researchers and keep up with the most up to date research so you can provide evidence based information to your clients.

Location:

United States

Description:

Learn about the world of low vision occupational therapy. Whether you have thought of going into this emerging practice area or have a patient with low vision, join us to learn from the experts in the field. We will be talking with researchers and keep up with the most up to date research so you can provide evidence based information to your clients.

Language:

English


Episodes

Walter Wittich

2/26/2021
Walter Wittich is an expert in working with people who are deaf-blind. We will discuss resources that can help you when working with this population. Walter is also an educator and we will discuss the program he works in as well as research he is conducting.

Duration:00:30:56

Diabetes

2/12/2021
Join me as the host and the guest this week. I will be talking about how you can make a difference in the live of your patient with diabetes. This episode is jam packed with information you can put into practice with your patients tomorrow. Enjoy!

Duration:00:25:12

Rita Greene

1/29/2021
This episode we are talking to my awesome biller. She has lots of information to calm your fears about billing. Get your notebook ready because she has lots of great information.

Duration:00:28:31

Nilima Tanna

1/15/2021
This week I will be talking with Nilima Tanna about starting and running a private practice. She has many years experience with private practice and you will gain some valuable information to get you started. We also have an exciting announcement!

Duration:00:32:54

Dr. Donald Fletcher

1/1/2021
This episode Dr. Fletcher is talking about new research in the low vision field. He also has some great tips for how we can best help our clients. Dr. Fletcher has always been a great supporter of OT and all we do for the low vision clients we serve.

Duration:00:31:39

Robin Deacy

12/18/2020
Robin recently completed her doctoral degree and has developed a reading assessment for Glaucoma patients. She has lots of great tips to share.

Duration:00:34:22

Cassie Rodkey

12/4/2020
Cassie is a very talented pediatric low vision therapist. Today we will be discussing evaluation and treatment using the CVI range. If you have not heard of the CVI range you are in for a treat. Hope you enjoy the podcast.

Duration:00:36:59

Ali Nelson

11/13/2020
Today we will be talking to Ali Nelson. She is a low vision OT who has just started practicing in the low vision area of OT. She is a current student at UAB graduate certificate program and she has RP. She opens up about living with RP as well as working in the low vision field when you have low vision. She is very passionate and I think you will all enjoy the podcast very much.

Duration:00:47:05

Reina Olivera

10/30/2020
Reina has worked in telehealth for many years. We will talk about how she got started, what equipment she uses and how she works with caregivers.

Duration:00:35:22

Kristen Shifflett

10/16/2020
We have the honor of talking with Kristen about her extensive knowledge of brain injury. She shares a lot of information about treatment ideas. Enjoy

Duration:00:39:59

Karen Kendrick and Andra Mies

10/2/2020
This episode we are talking with Karen and Andra from Envision. They are both very experienced and knowledgeable therapists who have a lot to share with us. Enjoy!

Duration:00:32:03

Yolanda Cate

9/18/2020
We will be discussing diabetes care in private practice as well as using yoga as a treatment for those with anxiety. Yolanda is full of great ideas for helping those with low vision. Enjoy.

Duration:00:44:48

Jason Vice

9/4/2020
This episode we will be talking with Jason Vice who is the OT at the UAB low vision clinic. Learn about his current research into the international symbol for accessibility.

Duration:00:32:53

Michael Epp- Podcast 9

8/21/2020
Today I will be talking to Michael Epp with Envision. The Envision conference has seen some changes over the past few years and they are continuing to meet the educational needs of low vision practitioners even during the pandemic.

Duration:00:31:40

Chris Hedlich- Podcast 8

8/6/2020
Today I am interviewing Chris Hedlich. She works in a non-profit low vision clinic in Michigan. She has done awesome things during the Corona virus epidemic.

Duration:00:40:09

Stacie Doan

7/24/2020
Stacie Doan is a COTA who works in low vision. She is one of the very few COTAs with the SCLV-A designation. Stacie has lots of tips including a connection to help those who want to wear make-up.

Duration:00:34:52

Dr. Carolanne Roach

7/10/2020
Dr. Roach is a low vision optometrist. Today we will discuss her special interest in brain injury and low vision. You will also learn when to refer patients to a low vision specialist after brain injury or stroke. To contact Dr. Roach website- brainandeyeconnection.com email- visionclinic@brainandeyeconnection.com Phone- 405-703-3163

Duration:00:32:09

Tomeico Faison

6/26/2020
Join us as we speak with Tomeico Faison. She is the owner of Therapeutic Solutions of North Carolina and a business coach. We discuss how she got into low vision OT and the unique way she serves the low vision clients in North Carolina.

Duration:00:35:30

Julie Nastasi

6/12/2020
This week we will be speaking with Julie Nastasi. She has done a lot of research in the low vision field. Today we will find out what she is currently researching and how the research she has done has influenced our profession.

Duration:00:27:30

Podcast 3- Beth Barstow

5/29/2020
We will be speaking with Beth Barstow about how she got started in low vision and what is happening at UAB. Tune in and enjoy.

Duration:00:25:57