3D Printing Applications for Occupational Therapy Practice

Occupational therapy is a healthcare profession that uses various treatment methods, including the use of assistive technology, to help individuals achieve independence in their daily activities. 3D printing (3DP) is a technology that allows for the creation of three-dimensional objects by laying down successive layers of material. In occupational therapy practice, 3D printing can be … Read more

3D Printing for Occupational Therapy Clients – DIY Affordable Adapative Equipment & Assistive Technology

Background 3D printing has become more affordable and accessible to the general population. Currently, in 2019 an entry-level 3D printer can be purchased for around $200, with filament material costing about $20 for a 2-pound spool. The process involves: Designing or downloading a 3D model Customizing the model to your client’s needs (option, but very … Read more