presented by Marnie Renda
Satisfactory completion requirements: All disciplines must complete learning assessments to be awarded credit, no minimum score required unless otherwise specified within the course.
Marnie Renda, OTR/L, CAPS, ECHM
Marnie Renda, OTR/L, CAPS, ECHM, is the founder of Destination Home LLC, which provides OT Home Assessments, product and home modification consultations, as well as, care coordination services for elders and persons with disabilities living at home. Marnie graduated from Lafayette College and Springfield College with a B.A. in Psychobiology and a Masters Degree in…Read full bio
1. Tub/Shower Measurements and ADA
The first chapter of this course sets the groundwork for assessing tub and shower situations by reviewing essential measurements and ADA standards for removable and permanent seats. These measurements are illustrated by real-world examples.
2. Access Solutions
This chapter explains the concepts behind assessing for and designing access solutions for tubs via real-world examples. The pros and cons and reasoning behind several example solutions are discussed.
3. Seating and Support Surfaces
Tub or shower seating can be an effective means to allow disabled persons to bathe independently. This chapter reviews approaches to assessing for and adding seating solutions including transfer benches, folding seats, tub clips, and other permanent and impermanent solutions.