Mental Health, Latinx, and LGBTQ+ Care with Ricky Ramirez — OT Dude Podcast

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My special guest in this episode is Ricky Ramirez, OTD, OTR/L, an instructor at the RUSH University Department of Occupational Therapy. We discussed his published research with Latinx cancer survivors, the implications of this research, and how to provide OT to underserved populations such as the LGBTQ+ community. You will also learn about some useful … Read more

Japanese Occupational Therapy Cultural Awareness Interventions

Japanese culture has a unique perspective on health and wellness that may influence the practice of occupational therapy in Japan. The healthcare system in Japan may be different from other countries, and foreign patients may need help navigating the system and understanding their rights and options for therapy. Occupational therapists need to be aware of … Read more