6 Tips Survive Occupational Therapy School

6 Tips to Survive Occupational Therapy School

Here are 6 tips for occupational therapy students to survive school. #6. Use technology to your advantage Technology is your friend. While there is no wrong...

Should Occupational Therapy School Use Student-Centered Learning?

In a recent student and new grad discussion group, I read an insightful comment about one OT student's experience in occupational therapy school. They...
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Drop Arm Commode and other Bathroom Toilet Shower DME Letter of Medical Necessity for...

Drop Arm Commodes Drop arm commodes are much superior to standard 3-in-1 commodes. They allow the arm on each side to drop down to facilitate...

History of the Term ‘Occupation’ in Occupational Therapy

The profession of occupational therapy was influenced by the Moral Treatment movement in the second half of the 19th century and the Arts and Crafts...
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Working While Doing Fieldwork in OT School

Has anyone been able to work while doing fieldwork level II? what did you do? Students are probably wondering is if it is possible to work...

A Day in the Life of an Acute Rehab Occupational Therapist in the Hospital

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...
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Construct and Face Validity – Occupational Therapy Research Methods

https://youtu.be/qkR0Z_7NMio Reliability vs Validity First of all, why do we even care about validity? Whenever we question or analyze a measuring tool (no matter what it...

Best Occupational Therapy Graduation Gifts for New Grads

Disclosure: I earn from qualifying purchases from referral links you use in this post. Curated list and gift ideas for occupational therapy graduates. Check out...

History Lesson: How the Flexner Report Shaped Occupational Therapy Reimbursement in the United States

The Flexner Report had a large influence on the course of healthcare in the US despite being over 100 years old. In the early 1900s,...