We may also assume habilitative roles, meaning we teach people these foundational skills to assist in independent living. Task analysis allows OTs..
However, therapy practices, healthcare facilities, and schools within rural settings may struggle to find occupational therapists who are willing to..
So many of the children we as occupational therapists (OTs) work with have special communication needs. At a very young age, children are what we..
Being a new graduate in any field can be scary, especially when you are an occupational therapist. Most desk jobs just don’t carry the..
Though an important process to a therapist’s job, utilization management (UM) is not typically a traditional role for an OT to fully assume. Parts..
A wonderful non-clinical job for physical therapists is a rehab liaison. I know this because I was one for over two years!
What is a rehab liaison?
I was nearly suspended from OT school. I am glad I choose to stay, but it took a change of heart to know why it was worth it.
Walking into that..
Occupational therapists are critical members of the rehabilitation (and overall healthcare) team, yet their role is often misunderstood. We're here..