Why Occupational Therapy is a Good Career

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=0i2KSY-EtpU In general, what makes a good job great - with money aside? (Occupational therapists make quite good wages in case you are wondering.) Is it the flexibility? The variety? The sense of accomplishment? To help and advocate for others?...
“Service to others is the rent you pay for your room here on Earth.” — Muhammad Ali Are you looking for volunteer opportunities? - For the greater good, to reach your full Maslow's hierarchy of self-actualization? For Pre-OT shadowing hours? To...
Are you a Pre-OT and having a tough time deciding which occupational therapy schools to apply to? There are so many! What factors should you consider? I go over a few common things to consider, but more importantly, the...
  Introduction This detailed guide will provide you with tips, do's, don'ts, examples, and other helpful things along the way to write your personal statement for OT school. You may be thinking: Where do I even start with writing a personal statement? ...
Background Choosing your major is a major decision. It can affect your job prospects and your future. Does this mean that if you study for a degree that may seem unrelated to occupational therapy that your life is over? Not...
This is the story behind Jeff's aka OTDUDE's acceptance as a Pre-OT student and his journey to becoming an occupational therapist. Profile OT Program: Dominican University of CA Graduate Location: Bay Area, CA University & Major: Chemistry, B.S. - University...
https://youtu.be/r_0fIyOhGO4 To limit the spread of the coronavirus, many facilities are restricting visitors (including family members) from going to hospitals, schools, nursing facilities, private practices, and homes. Some schools are making exceptions, accommodations, or modifying the traditional requirement of required shadowing/observation...
Background Are you looking to apply for an Occupational Therapy program in the San Francisco Bay Area? If you are a California native, it would make the most sense to attend an Occupational Therapy Program in the state to reduce...
Work hours: 08:00-04:30 07:45 Check-in at personal locker Get work phone Finish checking personal phone Use restroom 08:00 Clock in Receive patient's list (average 6 patients a day) Begin chart review Treatment planning Collaborate with team Check e-mail 08:15 Pause work for daily...
Occupational Therapist's Role Assess, plan, organize, and participate in rehabilitative programs that help build or restore vocational, homemaking, and daily living skills, as well as general independence, to persons with disabilities or developmental delays. Work Contexts Face-to-Face Discussions  Contact With Others ...