Occupational Therapy Process II: Physical Intervention

OT506 (Not Liberal Arts) $ Occupational Therapy Process II: Physical Intervention 5 hrs. 4 crs. This course prepares students to develop and provide occupational therapy interventions for adults with physical disabilities. It focuses on assessment and interventions with patients having neurological conditions and complex medical diagnoses. Students apply knowledge from coursework and utilize clinical problem solving and research for practice. Students learn methods of evaluation, remedial and compensatory treatment strategies to support occupational performance. Students participate in part-time clinical experiences that link coursework with practice. This course prepares the students for Fieldwork II experiences (full time) and occupational therapy practice in adult rehabilitation settings. The laboratory component will include, but not be limited to, concepts and practice of treatment techniques. Preq: Department permission required. 3 hours lecture, 2 hours lab, 1 full day (8 hours) a week for 6 weeks (48 hours) of Level I Fieldwork.