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The way things look

I was struck by a conversation I had with an Occupational Therapist (OT) when Sam was very small – she is perceptive and (typical of all good therapists) sees her work in the context of the whole life of the children she treats. 1,049 more words

Home... For the Weekend!

Survived three weeks of my first job as an Occupational Therapist and now getting to head home for the weekend. Never been more excited to fly on a plane! 96 more words


Our Diagnosis

An official diagnosis from a developmental pediatrician is still in the works.┬áIt’s a very long process.

What we have done so far to validate their diagnosis: 233 more words



On the last Thursday of September I accepted my first job as an Occupational Therapist. It did require me to move away from home which was something I believed I would be okay with however, upon relocating that weekend it has been extremely difficult. 372 more words


The Future of Occupational Therapist Jobs

Occupational Therapy OT

Occupational therapy work opportunities from the United states are on the rise. Several of the factors for this staying our speedily getting old populace plus the increase of developmental disabilities between young children like autism. 511 more words

Occupational Therapist

Pre-Assessment, Parties and Packing

The day after the consultation I am back at the hospital for the Pre-Assessment meeting.

First, I see a cheerful nurse who spends what seems like hours going over my health history and outlining the stages involved in the operation. 1,084 more words

Joint Replacement

OT and social worker updating

First of all let me tell you all about the contact I had with Mark, our OT. He called me on Tuesday when I was in patient. 475 more words