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...

Bedside Screening for Vision – Occupational Therapy

Tags Eye Movements, Eye Disease, Visually Impaired Persons, Vision Disorders, Blindness,  Diplopia, Vision, Binocular Vision, Monocular Visual Acuity, Visual Fields, Low Ocular Motility Disorders, Cortical...

Brain Injury (ABI/TBI) Care Continuum / Settings for Occupational Therapy

Acute Emergency Services (EMS)Emergency DepartmentIntensive Care Unit (ICU)Specialty Neurotrauma OR Long-term Acute Care Post-Acute

Rancho Los Amigos Levels – Occupational Therapy

The Rancho Los Amigos Scale is used to evaluate a patient following a brain injury. The levels are based on observations of the patient's...

Desensitization Techniques for the Hand and Upper Extremity – Occupational Therapy

After surgery or a condition, hypersensitivity may occur with or without pain in areas such as the upper limbs. Recovery is often slow and...

Brushing Teeth and Oral Hygiene After a Stroke (How to Apply Toothpaste) – Occupational...

This guide provides some ideas and insights into occupational therapy intervention for oral care after a stroke in the hospital (acute care, acute rehab). Barriers ...

Pet Care Adaptive Equipment and Assistive Technology After a Disability or Condition – Occupational...

We love our pets! Myself included. "Sixty-seven percent of U.S. households, or about 85 million families, own a pet, according to the 2019-2020 National Pet...

Working as an Occupational Therapist in Abroad Another Country

Why Work Internationally Working as an occupational therapist in another country can be a unique opportunity to experience and immerse yourself in another culture. The healthcare...

How to Quickly Size / Select / Choose a Temporary Wheelchair for Occupational Therapy

Purpose A guide for occupational therapists and physical therapists to quickly size and select a wheelchair for your patient in acute care, acute rehab, and...

Breaking Away from the Monoamine Hypothesis for Depression – Occupational Therapy

Facebook Controversy Facebook has been making headlines and been the talk because of the recent controversy from a whistleblower and released internal research on social...