PEDIATRIC OT THERAPY ESSENTIALS

Pediatric occupational therapist shares her go to products and materials to use during therapeutic OT sessions.

OFFICIALLY AN OT FOR 6 YEARS. HERE IS WHAT I HAVE LEARNED…

Occupational therapist shares what she has learned during her time practicing as an occupational therapist.

PEDIATRIC OT EVALUATION GUIDE

This evaluation guide is an easy way to streamline your evaluation process, and make sure you record all of your observations for easier documentation.

INTERVIEW WITH A CERTIFIED STROKE REHABILITATION SPECIALIST

Recently, I interviewed Crystal Cabrera. A friend, co-worker, and certified stroke rehabilitation specialist. Below Crystal provides a glimpse into her career thus far, and answers some of the most common questions submitted by fellow OT’s.…

ABCs OF OT 2019 RECAP

OT month 2019 is a wrap! This year it was great fun engaging with fellow OTs on social media to spread awareness about the occupational therapy profession. I completed the ABCs of OT challenge hosted…

TIPS FOR NEW THERAPISTS WITHOUT A MENTOR

The year was 2015, I had recently moved with my husband to a small town in the west coast of Florida, and I had just passed the NBCOT exam. I was officially a board certified…

OT SWAG TO CELEBRATE OT MONTH

OT SQUAD T-SHIRT by MerchMojo OCCUPATIONAL THERAPY KIT by LanceCustomDesigns OT VINTAGE ANATOMY BOOK PAGES by QuaintAndCurious OT BADGE REELS by ScoutandRemy COTA TUMBLER by HappyEdenCo OT REX UNSTOPPABLE HOODY by Jim Coleman LTD OCCUPATIONAL…

TIPS TO GET THE MOST OUT OF AOTA

Last week the tickets went on sale for AOTA 2019. It will be held in New Orleans, Louisiana and it is exciting! I have had the pleasure to attend two AOTA conferences in the past…

OCCUPATIONAL THERAPY FIELDWORK EXPERIENCE IN PUERTO RICO

“It is our responsibility to honor and be receptive to our patient’s needs and wants.” Amanda Tristan graduated with a Master’s of Science in occupational therapy from Florida International University. During her time as a…

COMMON PEDIATRIC ASSESSMENT TOOLS FOR OTS

What assessments do you use in your day to day practice? Below I talk about my favorite 4 assessments and why I love them- did your favorite make the list? Keep reading to find out,…