Therapy Practitioners: The Path From Competency to Proficiency

Professional Development

About This Webinar

The terms competency and proficiency are often used interchangeably, however, there is a distinct difference between the two. In this webinar, we explore the process of transitioning from a novice healthcare practitioner to an expert. We discuss the key components of assessing and documenting competencies, as well as the healthcare practitioner’s professional responsibility to continue their learning beyond graduation.

Watch this webinar to learn:

  • What distinguishes being a competent versus proficient clinician
  • The process to meet the requirements as an entry-level therapy practitioner
  • The importance of ongoing competence as a therapy practitioner
  • The stages of competencies from novice to expert
  • The methods of assessing and documenting competencies


Lynda Jennings OTR, RAC-CT

Vice President of Clinical Services and Compliance, The Village at Incarnate Word

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