OTA 1311 Occupational Therapy Assistant Foundations II
Continue refining definition of occupational therapy and experience with people with physical, psychosocial and/or developmental disabilities in a non-traditional community-based setting under the supervision of a licensed Occupational Therapy Assistant. Focuses on occupational therapy documentation, observation skills, professionalism and activity analysis. Two classroom, three clinical hours per week.
Division: Health Sciences
Department: Rehabilitation Services
Repeatable Credit: No
Offered Online: No
Prereqs: OTA 1211
- Demonstrate the ability to promote occupational therapy by educating others about the occupational therapy process.
- Effectively interact through written, oral and non-verbal communication with client/family/significant others, colleagues, other health providers and the public in a professionally acceptable manner.
- Assist with the development of occupation-based activities using strategies based on the needs of the client that are culturally relevant and age-appropriate.
- Demonstrate the ability to use sound judgment in regard to safety of self and others, and adhere to safety regulations throughout the Occupational Therapy process.
Credit Hours: 3
Classroom Hours: 2
Clinical Hours: 3