Best Top-Down Assessment for Occupational Therapy

What is a good research-based top-down assessment to use? First of all, I think it’s awesome that you are looking at top-down assessments instead of bottom-up ones for occupational therapy practice. Research continues to provide more evidence for the effectiveness of top-down approaches compared to bottom-up ones. For example, one systematic review titled, ‘Effectiveness of paediatric … Read more

Occupation vs Activity – Occupational Therapy Definitions Explained

“Words are time bound.” What are the definitions of occupation and activity? What about purposeful activity? What are the similarities and differences between them? Can these words be used interchangeably? Why should we even bother with understanding the history, definitions, purpose, and usage trends of each word? After reading this post, you will have a … Read more