June Smith, OTR/L
June Smith has been an O.T. for over 35 yrs, and is Sensory Integration certified. She works full-time as a clinical and mentor at South Shore Therapies, a private sensory integration clinic. June was the first instructor certified by Cece Koester to teach the Brain Gym® for Children who have Special Needs (BG 170) course. June developed a Vision Clinic with Developmental Optometrists to promote visual efficiency with children/adults who demonstrate learning challenges. She teaches around the country on Brain Gym® and Integrated Learning Concepts to support stress-free learning and efficiency of the ocular-motor system.
June receives a speaking fee for her presentation. She has no relevant nonfinancial relationships to disclose.
8:00 am – 8:30 – Format for course participants including use of chat, polling, noticing, and pre and post assessment process during the webinar. Overview of webinar.
8:30 – 9:00 – Focus of course: Introduction to Brain Gym® and movement based concepts
9:00 – 10:15 – Where it begins: Focus and Attention. Strategies include Building Block Activities and Brain Gym® exercises with lengthening to support the core and wake up the ocular motor system
10:30 – 12:00 pm – Achieving Centering and Symmetry: Strategies include Building Block Activities and Brain Gym® exercises to support calming the system, striving for balanced energy and emotions with increased convergence and coherence
12:45 – 2:00 – A Three Dimensional View: Strategies include Building Block Activities and Brain Gym®exercises to support learning with ease and promote eye activation and visual efficiency.
2:00 – 3:00 – Planning school and home programming with carry over to telehealth and available community resources.
6 contact hours
Approved for 6 contact hours by NYSED’s State Board for PT.
Approved by the NJ Board of PT Examiners for 6 credits. Approval #2102-72
TSI is an AOTA Approved Provider of continuing education. AOTA does not endorse specific course content, products, or clinical procedures. Approved by AOTA for .6 CEUs. 6 contact hours, Intermediate Level, Domain of OT: Client Factors.
This course is offered for .6 ASHA CEUs (Intermediate level, Professional area).