approved online courses are intended for everyone especially parents but also a variety of professionals, including OTs, COTA's, PTs, PTA's, SLPs, teachers, paraprofessionals, social workers and counselors.
identifies four guideposts to communicate and recognize the organization's Vision 2025 statement (AOTA
Occupational therapists receive training in pathophysiology, neurology, task analysis, ergonomics, mental and behavioral health, and activity modification, all of which represent core functions to address issues that are prevalent in PC (Accreditation Council for Occupational Therapy Education, 2011; AOTA
, 2010a; Muir, 2012; Roberts et al.
Each year AOTA
honors a local individual or organization that has supported the arts in a significant way.
established occupational therapy's Centennial Vision in 2003, which states: "We envision that occupational therapy is a powerful, widely recognized, science-driven, and evidence-based profession with a globally connected and diverse workforce meeting society's occupational needs.
provides training and information for their members to help them strengthen driving skills related to various physical, visual, and cognitive driving tasks (www.
notes that it is not just the candidates' hands that hurt after hours of meeting and greeting the electorate.
notes that it is not just hands that hurt after hours of meeting and greeting the electorate.
This two-day program featured lessons on leadership, management, strategic planning and advocacy and was conducted by AOTA
leaders and staff, including AOTA
President Florence Clark.
provides many opportunities for occupational therapy practitioners to engage in health promotion.
Presently, she has made connections with Occupational Therapists in the Philippines she met from AOTA
in Philadelphia to observe their setting to understand the needs in the Filipino community.
LR met with the patient and her daughter, obtained an occupational profile (the patient's occupational history and experiences, patterns of daily living, interests values and needs; AOTA
, 2014, S10) and implemented the Allen Cognitive Level Screen (standardized cognitive screen) (Allen, Earhart, & Blue, 1995).