Burns – Occupational Therapy Evidence-based Interventions

Commonly used occupational therapy interventions for burns include: Physical activity and conditioning Pain management Scar management Orthoses and Splints Participation in Occupations Physical Activity and...

Spinal Cord Injury Stimulation Technology Promotes Mobility – Occupational Therapy

STIMO is a First-in-Man (FIM) study to confirm the safety and feasibility of a closed-loop Epidural Electrical Stimulation (EES) in combination with overground robot...

Where to Find Evidence-Based Practice (EBP) – Occupational Therapy

In occupational therapy, evidence-based practice is the integration of various factors to inform clinical practice with clients, groups, and the population. Factors that are considered...

Preliminary Data for Pilot Study – Occupational Therapists Living with Chronic Disabilities – An...

I decided to post the raw results from my 6 participants as this is a small sample size and not too overwhelming to read. This...

Child Development Red Flags – Occupational Therapy Practice

Introduction Developmental problems in children can have lifelong implications on their health and wellbeing. Early detection of developmental problems provides an opportunity for early intervention by occupational...

Red Flags for Brain Injury – Occupational Therapy Practice

Introduction Over 1.5 million TBIs occur every year. Many brain injuries can go undiagnosed, even in the hospital. Identifying mild to moderate brain injuries can...

CBD for Chronic Pain – Evidence-Based Occupational Therapy Practice 2021

This post contains affiliate links. I may earn a commission if you make a purchase through one of these links. Research Human use of cannabis-derived...

Occupational Therapy Interventions for Substance Use Disorders (2021)

Introduction Is mental health in the US lacking? What role can occupational therapy practitioners play in this shortage? Are occupational therapists equipped to provide services...

Role of Occupational Therapy in Palliative and Hospice End-of-Life Care

Definition Palliative Care - An interdisciplinary team approach for people with serious or life-threatening illnesses to enhance the quality of life. The goal is to...

Top Least Stressful Occupational Therapy Settings to Work In 2021-2022

This article will describe the top least stressful occupational therapy settings to work in. Some of it will be based on research from the...