The acceptance toward online learning in occupational therapy became more evident in recent years as evidenced by an increased number of online occupational therapy programs and courses across entry and postprofessional master's and doctorate levels and increased growth in the number of enrollees in online occupational therapy programs (AOTA
, 2017; Mu, Coppard, Bracciano, & Bradberry, 2014; Parker & Burkhardt, 2010).
For example, the AOTA
notes that OT practitioners may recommend personalized adaptive equipment to patients with arthritis who are experiencing pressure and discomfort in their hands when holding or working with objects.
It bases its interventions on concepts and practices defined by the WFOT (50) and the AOTA
(51) that establish that "the profession is centered in empowering and facilitate the participation of persons or groups in taking roles, habits, and routines at home, at school, at the workplace, and at the community through the occupation.
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.
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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., 2014).
Additionally, she was an accreditation evaluator and member of the Standards & Ethics Commission at the AOTA
According to the American Occupational Therapy Association (AOTA
), the bottom of your child's backpack should rest in the curve of the lower back.
Founded in 1917, the American Occupational Therapy Association (AOTA
) represents the professional interests and concerns of more than 140,000 occupational therapists, assistants, and students nationwide.
Karen Jacobs, former president of the American Occupational Therapy Association (AOTA
) and clinical professor at Boston University, will guide a "Mission in Understanding" delegation in August 2013, said Nicola Balmain, VP of Travel Services for People to People Ambassador Programs.
Both the American Physical Therapy Association (APTA) and the American Occupational Therapy Association (AOTA
) have spoken out strongly on the vague definitions of therapies within specific situations, including long-term and post-acute care.