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Busy day with appointments

Today was a very busy day. I was up since 6 AM. I had an appointment with our OT Mark at 8 15. The weather was really bad this morning, we had heavy snow over night and the roads had frozen. 1,075 more words

Dr. Grace Walker, Physical therapist and Occupational Therapist, & Stepson

Grace Walker and her stepson,Jim’s son. enjoy a moment at the photobooth!

The author of numerous articles, presentations, and lectures related to physical therapy, Grace Walker, physical and occupational therapist, practices in Orange County, California, at the center she opened more than 30 years ago. 201 more words

Physical/Occupational Therapy

So I read this NY Times article today.

I think that this is happening because kids are physically restricted more and more with their lack of movement in the classroom (and at home if they’re on the couch all day), their limited playtime both at school and at home (tv, video games, and iPads don’t count), in addition to increasing academic demands starting from such a young age. 645 more words

Why OT? : The Perfect Career For Me

Why do I want to become an Occupational Therapist? To answer that question, I might have to address some questions that you all have. Many people do not know what Occupational Therapy (OT) is. 453 more words


Time to Talk Day 2015: My 5 minutes to help end the stigma around mental ill health

Over the last few weeks, my medication (Quetiapine, aka Seroquel) has started to take effect and has definitely been helping reduce the frequency and intensity of my depressive episodes. 1,268 more words

OT apt-Goal setting

Just got home from our apt to see Mark our occupational therapist. It was a great appointment. We started working on goal setting. Mark and us meet every two weeks. 439 more words

Carpe Diem

Carpe DiemĀ  – Seize the Day

Last Autumn we started to think about finding help to get me up in the morning. This was primarily to give Jim a break and spread the load of my care. 579 more words

8. What I Do