University of Southern California
University of Southern California
USC Chan Division of Occupational Science and Occupational Therapy
USC Chan Division of Occupational Science and Occupational Therapy
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Life Management Series

The Life Management Series consists of seven courses designed to prepare you to work with patients to better manage chronic health and medical conditions such as obesity, diabetes, chronic pain, multiple sclerosis, stress, behavioral health, and autism spectrum disorders. Take as many courses as you desire, but note that the Introduction to Lifestyle Redesign® course is a prerequisite for all of the other courses in the series, and must be completed first.

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Introduction to Lifestyle Redesign® (6 hours)

This distance-learning/online course provides you with the skills and methodology of the Lifestyle Redesign® approach to address chronic diseases that either result from or impact lifestyle choices. Learn about the increasing need for lifestyle interventions in chronic conditions management, the history of Lifestyle Redesign®, and the occupational therapy skills needed to use this approach. This course is the baseline for the entire series, where you will learn how the Lifestyle Redesign® process works, gain skills and tools to implement in your practice, and understand the documentation and billing issues involved in this practice area.

This course is a prerequisite for all other courses in the Life Management Series. (The prerequisite is waived for anyone who has taken the USC OT583 Lifestyle Redesign® course or the AOTA Lifestyle Redesign® Webcast Series, Units 1-6.)

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Lifestyle Redesign® for Weight Management, Diabetes and Related Co-morbid Conditions (6 hours)

This distance-learning/online course provides you with the knowledge and tools to implement an occupational therapy intervention for the prevention and/or management of overweight/obesity, bariatric surgery, diabetes/pre-diabetes, hypertension, hypercholesterolemia and other related diagnoses. This course provides detailed intervention materials and case studies to use in conjunction with the Introduction to Lifestyle Redesign® methodology course.

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Lifestyle Redesign® for Chronic Pain and Headache Management (6 hours)

This distance-learning/online course provides you with the tools and knowledge to implement an occupational therapy intervention for the prevention and management of chronic pain and chronic headaches. Detailed intervention materials and case studies to use in conjunction with the Introduction to Lifestyle Redesign® methodology course will be provided.

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Sleep Deficits and Disorders (6 hours)

This distance-learning/online course provides background and training in Lifestyle Redesign® occupational therapy interventions for persons experiencing sleep deficits, in order for practitioners to empower their clients with self-management strategies for daily life.

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Lifestyle Redesign® for Mental Health (3 hours)

This distance-learning/online course provides you with the knowledge and tools to implement an occupational therapy intervention for the prevention and/or management of mental health conditions such as stress, anxiety, depression, ADHD, substance use and burnout.

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Lifestyle Redesign® for Individuals with Multiple Sclerosis (3 hours)

This distance-learning/online course provides background and training in Lifestyle Redesign® occupational therapy interventions for persons living with Multiple Sclerosis (MS), so that practitioners can empower their clients with self-management strategies for daily life.

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Lifestyle Redesign® for Individuals with Autism Spectrum Disorders (3 hours)

This distance-learning/online course provides you with an understanding of the factors contributing to the increased risk for development of chronic health conditions, and how to implement an occupational therapy intervention for prevention and management of these conditions, in adults and adolescents with Autism Spectrum Disorders (ASD). Detailed intervention materials and case studies to use in conjunction with the Introduction to Lifestyle Redesign® methodology course will be provided.

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Fees

Course Regular AOTA members and USC Chan alumni
Introduction to Lifestyle Redesign® (prerequisite) $180 $162
Lifestyle Redesign® for Weight Management, Diabetes and Related Co-morbid Conditions $180 $162
Lifestyle Redesign® for Chronic Pain and Headache Management $180 $162
Sleep Deficits and Disorders $180 $162
Lifestyle Redesign® for Mental Health $90 $80
Lifestyle Redesign® for Individuals with Multiple Sclerosis $90 $80
Lifestyle Redesign® for Individuals with Autism Spectrum Disorders $90 $80
All courses $792 $792

Register for all 7 courses at once for the discounted price of $792 (20% savings) when registering for the prerequisite Introduction to Lifestyle Redesign® course.

General Course Information

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AOTA Approved Provider of Continuing Education

AOTA Classification codes
Health & Wellness; Lifestyle Redesign®; Quality of Life

The assignment of AOTA CEUs does not imply endorsement of specific course content, products, or clinical procedures by AOTA.
Up to 3.3 CEUs (33 contact hours)