Occupational Therapy

Parent Category: Health
Occupational Therapy is centered around a client’s occupational engagement, focused on helping people who have suffered some type of illness, injury, or disability get back to doing the things that they want or need to do. The heart of the practice is to provide therapeutic treatments centered around what is important to the client.
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The following is written by and according to the U.S. Department of Labor and particular to the education and training required for Occupational therapists. Education and training. A master's degree or higher in occupational therapy is the typical minimum requirement for entry into the field. In...
They're both very important fields and are equally needed. Physical therapy deals with rehabilitation of bones, joints, and muscles and gross motor skills. Occupational therapy deals more with the thought processes and coordination of fine motor skills. A stroke victim that has experienced loss of...
The following is written by and according to the U.S. Department of Labor and particular to the education and training required for Occupational Therapists. A master's degree or higher in occupational therapy is the typical minimum requirement for entry into the field. In addition, occupational...
A master's degree or higher in occupational therapy is the typical minimum requirement for entry into the field. In addition, occupational therapists must attend an academic program accredited by the Accreditation Council for Occupational Therapy Education (ACOTE) in order to sit for the national...
Occupational therapists must be licensed, requiring a master's degree in occupational therapy, 6 months of supervised fieldwork, and passing scores on national and State examinations.. Education and training. A master's degree or higher in occupational therapy is the minimum requirement for entry...