Pediatric Transitions, Transfers, and Tummy Time: Building Blocks of Motion Do's and Don'ts AOTA

Pediatric Transitions, Transfers, and Tummy Time-Building Blocks of Motion-Do's and Don’ts

Online Learning Course Expiration Date: 2/28/2022

CE Provider: AHEC If you are a member of SC AHEC this course is free with an enrollment key which you may obtain from the AHEC contact person within your organization.

If you are purchasing this course the cost is $25  payable through PayPal when you enroll. If you require special assistance, please contact the office at 864-349-1160.

Course Description: This course will demonstrate the importance of touch when working with a pediatric patient during therapy.  The presenter uses video and live demonstration to instruct the participant on how to apply touch principles to holding, transfers, and treatment as well as basic transfers and transitions.  This is an interactive course and the presenter asks you have a baby doll or stuffed animal at the start of the program to participate in the live demonstration portion of the course. 

Instructor: Elizabeth G HARVEY,PT,DPT,MSR,CKTI,CEIM

Target Audience: Nurses, Physical Therapists, Occupational Therapists, Medical Assistants, and any other healthcare provider

Prerequisites: None

Educational Level: Introductory

AOTA Classification Code: Category 1 Domain of OT and Category 2 Occupational Therapy Process

Learning Outcomes: After completing this activity, the participant will be able to:

·        Discuss the impact of touch

·        Review basics of early motor development

·        Apply touch principles to holding, transfers, treatment

·        Demonstrate basic transfers and transitions

Instructional Method: Asynchronous online PPT Lecture/Videos and live demonstration with prop/Pre Test/Post Test

Length of Course: 60 minutes

Credit Statements:

ATOA Credit: Upstate AHEC is an AOTA Approved Provider of continuing education.  AOTA does not endorse specific course content, products, or clinical procedures. This course has been assigned 0.1 AOTA CEU’s. The assignment of AOTA CEUs does not imply endorsement of specific content, products, or clinical procedures by AOTA.


AHEC Credit: This educational offering provides 0.1 CEU (1.0 clock hour) by Upstate AHEC and meets SC AHEC Best Practice Standards.

Disclosure Statement: Upstate AHEC’s conflict of interest policy require speaker(s), the planning committee members, and all others in a position to control this activity of this program to disclose any real or apparent commercial financial affiliations related to the content of this presentation or materials.

The speaker(s), the planning committee members, and all others in a position to control this activity have signed a vested interest form declaring no conflict of interest in this activity.

Provision of this education activity by Upstate AHEC does not imply endorsement by Upstate AHEC or ANCC of any commercial products displayed in conjunction with this activity.  

Credit Requirements: To receive CE credit for completing this online course you must complete 100% of the material, receive at least 80% passing grade on post-test and complete the evaluation.

Once you pass the post-test and complete the evaluation you will be able to print a certificate for verification of credit.

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Cancellation Policy: No refunds will be given if you have accessed an online course.  You may cancel via email at or telephone, 864-349-1160.