Cognitive Performance Test (CPT) 2018 Revised Manual and Practice Model
Intended Audience: OT's Course level: Intermediate Contact Hours: 4 Speaker: Theressa Burns, OTR, is the Occupational Therapist Clinical Specialist at the Minneapolis VA Geriatric Research, Education and Clinical Center (GRECC). She is the creator and author of the nationally recognized and standardized Cognitive Performance Test (CPT) evaluation. This evaluation is a standard in the therapy industry as a tool that establishes levels of client competency in the performance of daily life, and cognitive-functional profiles of intervention. Course Brief Description: This course presents the neurocognitive base of the Cognitive Performance Test (CPT) and its evidence-based practice model. It includes its use in functional diagnosis, and in predicting capacity for IADL/ADL, independent living, and safety. New research that differentiates CPT levels from Allen levels will be presented including outcome studies in Driving and differential diagnosis for Mild versus Major Neurocognitive Disorders (i.e., dementia). Participants will receive the Cognitive Performance Test (CPT) 2018 Revised Manual and Practice Model and practice selected subtasks including Medbox with video case examples and role play. Participants will be able to discuss CPT evaluation in their clinics and practice applications for their clients with respect to diagnosis and prognosis. Course Objectives: 1) Discuss the neurocognitive base of the CPT as a working memory and executive function measure 2) Discuss DSM 5 cognitive and functional criteria for mild vs. major neurocognitive disorders 3) Review the Cognitive Performance Test (CPT) 2018 Revised Manualand Practice Model and practice administration, scoring and interpreting selected subtasks 4) Discuss CPT Profile interventions for IADL, ADL, independent living and safety 5) Present outcome studies that support the CPT for functional diagnosis and intervention Agenda: 4–5pm: Overview of the CPT, its neurocognitive base and supporting research. Differentiate CPT cognitive-functional profiles from the Allen modes of performance levels. 5–5:15pm: Break 5:15–8pm: Review the Cognitive Performance Test (CPT) 2018 Revised Manual and Practice Model; view and practice selected subtasks; interactive discussion and practice applications. Non-employee/On-call Therapist Cancellation policy: Cancellations received at least five or more working days before the event are refundable, minus a $20 administrative charge per registrant. There is no refund for cancellations received within five days of course. A refund or voucher will be issued to any participant who is registered to attend a seminar that is cancelled by Centrex Rehab. Centrex Employee Cancellation Policy: Centrex requires a one month cancellation notice from the registered employee. Centrex will allow one emergency cancellation per employee every 2 years without penalty (i.e. you or family member is sick, car died, etc.) Any no show or cancellation without proper notice and beyond the one allowed emergency cancellation will be subject to a $50 cancellation fee. You do not need to bring a ticket to the course with you.
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