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Therapist's Role in the Safe Transportation of Students with Special Needs
Speaker: Susan Shutrump OTR




  This session will explore the therapist’s role in ensuring proper seating, positioning and support of students with special needs on the school bus. Effective accommodations and modifications will be discussed which take into account the impact of common problems and medical issues on the entire transportation experience from bus stop to drop off during daily rides to supports needed during an emergency. Designing individualized transportation plans for students who use wheelchairs, those with sensory processing or behavioral concerns and those with non-obvious disabilities will be a focus. 

Important Session Information:


This session will be held as planned on 2/19/2021 beginning at 9:00 AM

Here is the link to handouts (Google Folder with multiple handouts). If you want to learn more about out speaker, Susan Shutrump OTR, check out her bio. An agenda is also included in this folder.

?? ZoomRegister in zoom for this session in advance. 

After registering, you will receive a confirmation email containing information about joining the meeting and if necessary, the meeting ID is 879 2944 8959 and the password is bus!.

?? Susan’s presentation will include several videos. To optimize  your learning experience, viewing the videos in a larger shared screen will be helpful.  If you do not already know how to adjust the size of the shared screen window, please see these instructions prior to Friday.

This session will explore the therapist’s role in ensuring proper seating, positioning and support of students with special needs on the school bus. Effective accommodations and modifications will be discussed which take into account the impact of common problems and medical issues on the entire transportation experience from bus stop to drop off during daily rides to supports needed during an emergency. Designing individualized transportation plans for students who use wheelchairs, those with sensory processing or behavioral concerns and those with non-obvious disabilities will be a focus.

 

 

Registration for this session has ended

Session ID:
2624825
Credits Available:
(5) CEU
(5) Hours
Seats Available:
122
Fee:
$150.00
Contact Person:
Lois Goodin
Instructor(s):
Region 10 Contractor
Date Time Location
2/19/2021 9:00 AM - 3:30 PM Zoom Lois Goodin
SPECIAL POPULATIONS
Region 10 Education Service Center
 
Second Location
400 E. Spring Valley Rd.
 
904 Abrams Rd
Richardson, TX 75081-5101
 
Richardson, TX 75081
 
 
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