​​​​​​​Making Connections

​University of Findlay's Occupational Therapy Continuing Education Series 

​Promoting Collaboration in School-Based Therapy for Improved School Success
Saturday, August 14, 2021 | 9 a.m. - 12 p.m.​
Brewer Center for Health Sciences, Room 121 340 College St., Findlay, Ohio


Course Objective:
This course will focus on practical strategies for incorporating school-based occupational therapy services into the general education program, collaborating with educational team members, and meeting student goals and objectives. Whether you’re new to the game or have been a school therapist for decades, come and be challenged to try something new in your practice. Be ready to collaborate, participate with other attendees, and take home some fun ideas to enhance your school-based therapy program.​

  • 3 CEUs 
  • $45 for area clinicians 
  • Free to University of Findlay fieldwork educators (must have supervised a level 2 student within the past two years) ​

Featured Speaker:​

Amanda Seiter, MOT, OTR/L
Occupational Therapist, EBS Healthcare​



For more information call 419-434-6936 or email [email protected].​​



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Featured Speaker: 
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