Children with Sensory Processing Disorder (SPD) present themselves to our practices regularly, either as a stand-alone diagnosis or as a concomitant one. This intermediate level workshop targeted to the under 12 years of age population will help you make a sound, accurate assessment that will then guide you in practical, effective and fiscally responsible treatment strategies.
Learning Objectives for Participants:
Access information will be provided closer to the date.
Certificates of completion are provided.
Evelyne Pilger, B.Sc.O.T.(C) Is an Occupational Therapist and owner of Function First Pediatrics Inc., a multidisciplinary clinic located in Grande Prairie, Alberta. With over 32 years of practice in pediatric Occupational Therapy, Evelyne provides a knowledgeable and practical approach to the management of children with complex special needs in their natural environments. Her specialized training in sensory processing, neurological and mental health disorders has provided her with a unique lens in which to assess and manage sensory challenges and she enjoys supporting others in learning to do the same. Having worked extensively with parents and educational staff, Evelyne is very aware of the barriers and obstacles present in maximizing the potential of children with sensory concerns. She is able to encompass her own learning, teaching experience and business experience to offer guidance to individuals at all levels of the system so that every child can be successful.