Overview of Social Skills Interventions for Autism in Occupational Therapy

Introduction Social skills interventions are designed to address barriers in social skills for clients with autism spectrum disorder (ASD). These social skills interventions can be facilitated by the occupational therapist or educator and may involve training peers to interact with those who have ASD to improve their social skills. Furthermore, social skills training may be … Read more

Dating as an Occupation for Occupational Therapy

Introduction Dating in modern society has changed significantly in the Western world. Many cultures still participate in matchmaking and arranged marriages, but with everyone having a smartphone app, online dating has become very popular. 15% of adults in the US reported having used online dating apps in an older report from 2016 from Pew Research.((Smith, … Read more