Catalog 2018-2019

OT-650 Foundations of Occupational Therapy Practice

Prerequisites: None. Pass/Fail, Audit not available. This course introduces students to the profession of occupational therapy. The historical foundation, philosophical assumptions, core values, theories, models and frames of reference that have shaped the profession of occupational therapy will be introduced. Students gain skills in articulating the domain and role of OT and will become familiar with the OT process as described in the AOTA OT Practice Framework. Official documents of the profession will be introduced.