Poster Session
Issue Date: August 2020
Published Online: August 01, 2020
Updated: July 29, 2020
The Lived Experience of Functional Movement Disorder (FMD)
Author Affiliations & Notes
  • Chicago State University, Chicago, IL, USA
  • Chicago State University, Chicago, IL, USA
  • Chicago State University, Chicago, IL, USA
  • Chicago State University, Chicago, IL, USA
  • Chicago State University, Chicago, IL, USA
  • Chicago State University, Chicago, IL, USA
Article Information
Neurologic Conditions / Basic Research
Poster Session   |   August 01, 2020
The Lived Experience of Functional Movement Disorder (FMD)
American Journal of Occupational Therapy, August 2020, Vol. 74, 7411505166. https://doi.org/10.5014/ajot.2020.74S1-PO6721
American Journal of Occupational Therapy, August 2020, Vol. 74, 7411505166. https://doi.org/10.5014/ajot.2020.74S1-PO6721
Abstract

Date Presented 03/27/20

The purpose of this research is to present findings on the lived experience of people living with FMD. It aims to educate OT practitioners and students about FMD from the voices of those living with it. It will include an analysis of data from qualitative interviews with nine people with FMD and a discussion of the major themes identified by the research participants, including what they would like healthcare professionals to know.

Primary Author and Speaker: Stephanie Zuba-Bates

Additional Authors and Speakers: Antonia Gustaitis, Zeba Khan, Lisa Musto

Contributing Authors: Jae Lim, Elizabeth Ramirez