occupational therapy, Uncategorized

OT Interview: Shoshanah Shear, Occupational Therapist and Author of “Healing Your Life Through Activity”

Occupational therapy is a worldwide, dynamic, and enabling profession that facilitates meaning and independence into the lives of others. therapists from all around the world have the opportunity to connect with other OTs through national conferences and also world conferences through World Federation of Occupational Therapists. Learn more about WFOT here. In addition, as in the case… Continue reading OT Interview: Shoshanah Shear, Occupational Therapist and Author of “Healing Your Life Through Activity”

occupational therapy, OT Student Success, Uncategorized

FW Level II mOTivation: For the Long Term (care and inpatient rehab)

  12 weeks goes by even faster the second go around!!   My final occupational therapy Level II fieldwork was at an inpatient rehab/long term care facility just 15 minutes from Auburn University >>>war eagle, hey<<<. What are Level 1 and Level 2 fieldworks? Click here! With a patient caseload pretty much 3-4x older than me… Continue reading FW Level II mOTivation: For the Long Term (care and inpatient rehab)

occupational therapy, OT Student Success, Uncategorized

OT: The Art and Science Therapy

"The profession of occupational therapy will flourish because occupation, its core, is so basic to human health yet so flexible, depending on the needs of the individual human being." -DAVID NELSON   TO BE HUMAN IS TO BE OCCUPATIONAL. You may think you have never before been exposed to the wonderful, dynamic, and always present OT world,… Continue reading OT: The Art and Science Therapy

osteopathic medicine, Uncategorized

Cheers to the Student DOctors You Think You’ve Never Heard of

  Is that even a "real" doctor? Did you really just ask me that (and you're going into healthcare, cute)? Coming from the perspective of a second year occupational therapy student in a profession in which even some of my dearest to my heart friends and family members or realistically like 70% of the population don't know what OT… Continue reading Cheers to the Student DOctors You Think You’ve Never Heard of