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NGOT: Commitment to Lifelong Learning and Continuing Education Part 2 the How

In the previous Part One we delved into why lifelong learning is lucrative and essential to our growth and ability to fulfill personal and professional needs and summed up 8 reasons that support this claim. Part Two - In the “How” of our duology on Lifelong Learning, we’ll fill in the gaps of how to incorporate lifelong learning… Continue reading NGOT: Commitment to Lifelong Learning and Continuing Education Part 2 the How

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NGOT: Commitment to Lifelong Learning and Continuing Education Part 1 the Why

So you want to continue learning and growing in your knowledge scholastically, clinically, and personally? Two words: LIFELONG LEARNING. Click here to read the full article published on New Grad Occupational Therapy! Inside the article we dive into 8 reasons why Lifelong Learning is important to personal and professional growth. Lifelong learning goes beyond the context of… Continue reading NGOT: Commitment to Lifelong Learning and Continuing Education Part 1 the Why

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AOTA: With Love – Thoughts on Being an Empathetic OT Practitioner

Every person we interact with has a story. Every patient we treat may not be the kindest. Kind or not kind, underneath a hard outer shell is usually somebody who is hurting inside in some way. This article is published on American Occupational Therapy Association (AOTA). I wrote the majority of this article while riding… Continue reading AOTA: With Love – Thoughts on Being an Empathetic OT Practitioner

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NGOT: 11 Reasons to Marry an Occupational Therapist

View snippets of reasons why we are the best partners for love and life! Let's face it, we know the power of occupation and are always on the pursuit of occupational balance (not to mention we are well versed in strategies to age in place in the comfort of our homes....). #inserthearteyes. This article is… Continue reading NGOT: 11 Reasons to Marry an Occupational Therapist

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NGOT: The Good and Bad of Acute Inpatient Rehab

View snippets of what OT looks like in the acute inpatient rehab setting - both positives and negatives. Also FIM FIM FIM FIM....If you don't know what FIM means, step foot into an acute inpatient rehab unit and you'll figure it out really quickly. >>>>>Read the article on NGOT's site here! POST URL: https://newgradoccupationaltherapy.com/good-bad-acute-inpatient-rehab/ With love, SHANNEN

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NGOT: What do PTs ACTUALLY Do? Physical Therapy Myths Debunked

View snippets of what physical therapists actually do from an occupational therapist's subjective perspective. I tell you what they do a whole lot more than just "walking people"... PT and OT go together like peanut butter and jelly - much love to them:)! >>>>>Read the article on NGOT's site here! POST URL: https://newgradoccupationaltherapy.com/physical-therapy-myths-debunked/ With love, SHANNEN

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NGOT: Get Connected – Occupational Therapy Websites, Blogs, and Facebook Groups

View snippets of recommended OT websites, blogs, and Facebook groups to follow! This article is published on New Grad Occupational Therapy (NGOT). ***Since its publication, many fantabulous sites have blossomed. If I missed ya, comment your web address below:) >>>>>>Read the article on NGOT's site here!  POST URL: https://newgradoccupationaltherapy.com/get-connected-occupational-therapy-websites-blogs-and-facebook-groups/ With Love, SHANNEN M

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NGOT: 50 Occupational Therapy Instagrams For New Grads

View snippets of Instagram recommendations via a collaborative effort to provide you with resources to follow!! This article is published on New Grad Occupational Therapy (NGOT). ***Note: This article needs to be updated on account of a multitude of new OT related wonderful Insta accounts have blossomed since publication. If I missed you, comment below… Continue reading NGOT: 50 Occupational Therapy Instagrams For New Grads