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Written by Grant Mitchell MOT, OTR/L, Published on August 24, 2017

A mental health fieldwork may sound completely foreign.

Images of psych wards, straight jackets, and One Flew Over the Cuckoo's Nest may come to mind. First of all, a mental health fieldwork can take place in a wide variety of locations including homeless shelters, outpatient and day treatment locations, or even community centers. However, if you are going to an inpatient location or a state hospital, there is certainly a stigma about mental health in our culture.

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Topics:CareersClinicalfieldworkGrad Schoollevel Ilevel IImental healthsuccess

Written by Philip Yan, Published on May 16, 2017

Congratulations! You’ve received your letter of admission to OT school.

Now here comes the question. What is the key to success in OT school?

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Written by Shannen Marie Coley OTR/L, Published on March 13, 2017

After one month in to the game, the nerves of your first OT job will settle. There’s a lot to be nervous about when starting your first job but give yourself credit because you know a lot!

You survived your Fieldwork and yet, there is more responsibility now that you have your first OT job. Here are NGOT’s guide of 6 awesome tips to help you crush your first month at your new job!

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Topics:CareersfieldworkFirst Jobpatientsphysicalsuccesstips for new grads


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