asserts that occupational therapy practitioners are well prepared to contribute to interprofessional care teams addressing the primary care needs of individuals across the life span, particularly those with, or at risk for, one or more chronic conditions.
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By offering education and training for those who are entering the fieldor who may be returning to it, the Occupational Therapy Assistant program at Anoka Technical College is ensuring that there will be skilled professionals who will, as noted by AOTA
, "improve the lives of people of all ages" and "make a difference by giving their best to society.
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Representative of current thinking and consistent with the AOTA
definition, McMahon (2002) outlined three concepts underpinning supervision.
is the professional society of nearly 40,000 occupational therapists, occupational therapy assistants and students.
An estimated 40 million youths carry their schoolbooks in backpacks, according to AOTA
, which reported an estimated 6,000 injuries from backpack use in 1999 in the United States.
To alleviate the stress placed on students' bodies, Karen Jacobs, immediate past president of the AOTA
, recommends a number of ways administrators can help with the problem:
Contact information for 1,000 random occupational therapists practicing in the US was purchased from the AOTA
staff writer Cynthia Johansson says in her article "Top 10 Emerging Practice Areas to Watch in the New Millennium" (which can be found on the AOTA
Youths have special needs when it comes to computers and work areas," AOTA
notes on its Web site, http://www.
For example, professional organizations such as the Division for Early Childhood (DEC), the American Occupational Therapy Association (AOTA
), and the American Speech and Hearing Association (ASHA) show that their members are primarily white and female (DEC, 1997a; AOTA
, 1996; ASHA, 1995a, 1995b).