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Brooke Wimer, MOT, OTR/L


BROOKE WIMER, MOT, OTR/L, is an occupational therapist with over 11 years of clinical experience providing Animal-Assisted Interventions (AAI) with a variety of populations. She is the co-owner of Integrated Occupational Therapy Solutions, a private practice offering AAI and occupational therapy services. Brooke specializes in providing AAI for people with mental health needs focusing on cognitive retraining, social skill development and self-regulation. She has implemented five AAI programs for physical, cognitive and psychosocial needs, and developed effective strategies for both group and one-to-one interventions for clients of all ages. Brooke worked alongside AAI expert Melissa Winkle, OTR/L, FAOTA, and contributed to Professional Applications of Animal Assisted Interventions: Blue Dog Book Second Edition. A member of the American Occupational Therapy Association (AOTA), she is co-developing an AOTA Animal Assisted Intervention Fact Sheet set to publish in 2018. Brooke presented on disability awareness and AAI application considerations at the 2015 Animal Assisted Intervention International Conference. She received her Master of Occupational Therapy at Cleveland State University, studying the effects of AAI on long-term care residents with depression and anxiety.


Speaker Disclosure:


Financial: Brooke Wimer is the director of occupational therapy and animal assisted intervention manager at Colorado Mental Health Institute at Pueblo. She receives a speaking honorarium from PESI, Inc.


Nonfinancial: Brooke Wimer is a member of the American Occupational Therapy Association.

Live Webcast

Animal-Assisted Interventions: An Incredible Range of Therapeutic Benefits


Faculty :
Brooke Wimer
Duration:
Full Day
Product Code:
LWC051910
Brochure Code:
PLW65264
Media Type:
Live Webcast - Also available: Digital Seminar
Price:
$199.99
Date:

Wed, Nov 14, 2018 - 08:00a to 04:00p CST


Digital Seminar

Sensory Techniques for Trauma, Self-Harm, and Dysregulation


Faculty :
Brooke Wimer
Duration:
Full Day
Format:
Audio and Video
Copyright:
Jun 07, 2017
Product Code:
POS063340
Media Type:
Digital Seminar
Price:
$199.99

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