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Occupational Therapy Insights

Jun 2, 2020

At the completion of this, you will be able to:
1. Identify the most common presentation of concussions
2. Identifythemostcommonvisualdeficitsrelatedtoconcussions
3. IdentifyatleastthreeareasofoccupationinwhichanOTcanprovide intervention
4. Identify when to refer to other professionals based on deficits observed
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Jun 1, 2020

Watch: AOTA Statement on Justice and Systemic Racism


Jun 1, 2020

OBJECTIVE. This study examined the efficacy of a 10-wk Tier 1 Response to Intervention (RtI) program developed in collaboration with classroom teachers to improve the fine motor and visual–motor skills of general education kindergarten students.

METHOD. We recruited 113 students in six elementary schools. Two general...


Jun 1, 2020

The objectives of this systematic review were (1) to identify, evaluate, and synthesize the research literature of relevance to occupational therapy regarding interventions for work-related shoulder conditions and (2) to interpret and apply the research literature to occupational therapy. Twenty-two studies...


Jun 1, 2020

The Modified Caregiver Strain Index (MCSI) is a tool that can be used to quickly screen for caregiver strain with long-term family caregivers. It is a 13-question tool that measures strain related to care provision. There is at least one item for each of the following major domains: Financial, Physical,...