Occupational Therapy: What It Is and How It Works

Occupational Therapy: What It Is and How It Works

by William M. Marcil

ISBN-10: 1418012858
ISBN-13: 9781418012854
Publisher: Delmar Cengage Learning
Edition: 1 - 2006

Book Description
Interested in learning more about occupational therapy? This highly approachable, general information book defines and describes the scope and universe of occupational therapy practice in a readable, enjoyable way. It addresses the history and evolution of the occupational therapy profession, as well as the changing roles of the occupational therapist (OT) and occupational therapist assistant (OTA) in the health care environment. In addition, the book presents the general educational and licensure requirements for the OT and the OTA. The professional code of ethics and scope of practice are also addressed, as well as the various occupational therapy practice settings.