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Carolyn Sithong, MS, OTR/L, SCEM, CAPS

Carolyn Sithong Instructor Bio:
Carolyn has fifteen years of experience as a clinical, educational and community-based occupational therapist with award winning practices. She is specially certified in the area of environmental modifications (SCEM) by the American Occupational Therapy Association and is nationally certified as an Aging in Place Specialist (CAPS) by the National Association of Homebuilders. Carolyn has been awarded “CAPS Designee of the Year” for her role in advocacy and leadership. She has spear headed aging in place initiatives and home modification programming for local, state and national organizations that support healthy environments for the aging community.

She has served the Florida Department of Elder Affairs, the Orlando Senior Resource Alliance, AARP, National Rebuilding Together, Home Depot and the American Occupational Therapy Association, with her expertise in the home modification area. Carolyn is the Founder & Chief Health Officer of Home for Life Design®, where she helps healthcare and aging in place service providers meet the needs of homeowners through technology and evidence-based practices, specifically in the area of home assessment.

Carolyn Sithong's Continuing Education Courses

Kitchen Modifications: Assessment, Design, and Remodeling

Kitchen Modifications: Assessment, Design, and Remodeling

One of the busiest rooms in the home is the kitchen. Many important occupations occur there frequently throughout the day. Kitchen design trends have become standard in terms of appliances, layout and features to support tasks but what… Read Morearrow_right

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Fall Prevention: The Role of Home Assessments and Modifications

Fall Prevention: The Role of Home Assessments and Modifications

Falls are the leading cause of unintentional home injury deaths and prevalent among older adults. Many falls are preventable. One significant way to reduce falls is to assess the home for hazards and modify the environment for safety. In… Read Morearrow_right

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An Occupational Therapist's Remodeling Project

An Occupational Therapist's Remodeling Project

According to the American Institute of Architects, universal design trends are rising in the home remodeling and building industry. Therapists who have a passion for working within environmental modifications can benefit from this finding… Read Morearrow_right

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