TRAINING  Occupational Therapists and Occupational Therapy Support Workers

Training for foundation level knowledge is predominantly provided as E-learning in discrete modules that can be undertaken at your own pace and repeatedly viewed. 

Advanced training is provided both online and face-to-face.  

All courses are listed below, accompanied by downloadable full info. 

Basic training:

Full VdTMoCA training for Occupational Therapists (online) -  3 day online course for therapists consulting the core text on the VdTMoCA £335 (no VAT to add).  Head OTs can apply to train up to 45 OTs in a 12-month period for a set fee of £3300.  Contact wendy@ican-uk.com

The VdTMoCA for OT Support Workers - 2.5 day online course for support workers supervised by an Occupational Therapist £335 (no VAT to add). Head OTs can apply for the set fee package to train up to 45 OTs and OT support workers in a 12-month period for a set fee of £3300.  Contact wendy@ican-uk.com

Information on ICAN online VdTMoCA training for OTs, OTAs and nurses 2022.pdf

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The influence of personality disorder on creative ability.  Online module - approx 1.5 hours.

£40  (No VAT to add).  

Outcomes sought - to increase understanding of:

  • Key features of personality disorder explored within a developmental frame of reference.
  • The development and possible causes of personality disorder.
  • The impact of personality disorder on activity participation/occupational performance - on an individual’s creative response and creative participation, therefore creative ability.

Key slides and information provided as a pdf.

This can be done as a stand-alone module - see feedback on the Testimonials page.

The influence of personality disorder on creative ability module.pdf

This module is also included in the pricing, and undertaken as preparation study for the face-to-face course which takes place once a year in Northampton in September (see below).  

Applying the VdTMoCA to occupational therapy for people with a personality disorder, Thursday 29th September- Friday 30th September 2022,  Northampton .

£300 (no VAT to add).

Outcomes sought:

  • How to assess the creative ability of people with a PD; reasons behind the challenges of assessment and how to overcome them.
  • Clinically reason the level of creative ability of a client.
  • Formulate client-centred targeted intervention for areas of life that are problematic and important for these persons, clinically reasoning how the treatment principles may be applied for the person and identifying treatment priorities.
  • Understand and respond therapeutically to a person when s/he appears to present at differing levels of creative ability within a short period of time

Applying the VdTMoCA to occupational therapy for people with a personality disorder training.pdf

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