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Written by Mika McLean, Published on June 21, 2017

Is patient care starting to feel a little repetitive?

We get it. Patient care isn't for everyone. Is it time to leave and get outside of patient care? Maybe you are burned out, bored, or simply ready to try something new. You are in the right place.

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Topics:burnoutCareerspatientstips for new grads

Written by Lesley Khan-Farooqi, Published on June 20, 2017

Have you ever wondered what all of those occupational therapy credentials behind a signature stood for?

Well, we are going to break it down for you. With the amazing, ever-growing, expansive field of occupational therapy, there are many routes to take. Often times, occupational therapy credentials and certifications demonstrate an expertise in a certain area of practice or treatment modality.

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Topics:Careerscertificationscredentialsdemystifying the acronymsLicensurespecializations

Written by Sue Ram, Published on June 19, 2017

Applying to OT school is not easy.

It can seem like a time of constant self-doubt and worry.

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Topics:admissionsapplicationapplying to OT schoolGrad Schoolot schoolsettingstips for occupational therapy students

Written by Lauren Elitzak, OTR/L, PT, DPT, Published on June 13, 2017

Why don’t we use sensory corners to create a space that is safe, comfortable, and conducive to learning?

Being able to get you kids regulated enough (whether it's calming down or revving up) to return to class, therapy, or playtime is crucial to occupational performance. Everyone wants to feel at home and comfortable in their own skin, right?

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Topics:Clinicalcornerspediatric occupational therapysensorysensory integrationzones

Written by Ray Salvador, Published on June 8, 2017

So, you think you might be failing Fieldwork...

Imagine this.

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Topics:failing fieldworkfieldworkGrad SchoolLevel 2 fieldworklevel IItips for occupational therapy students

Written by Zuzanna Congalton, Published on June 6, 2017

So you’ve landed your dream pediatric occupational therapy job and are looking for some new ways to engage your kids in therapy.

Sensory bins are the best activities for new grad OTs working in pediatrics. You are able to keep in mind their sensory needs and their goals.

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Written by Matthew Alpert, OTR/L, Published on June 5, 2017

You might have a strong interest in becoming a hand therapist except you're unsure how to become one, or what the right path to take is.

Prior to becoming a hand therapist, you have to consider the multiple paths and the several factors that exist before considering this small niche of rehabilitation.

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