OTA 101: Introduction to Occupational Therapy

Credits 3
This lecture/lab course is designed to introduce the student to the profession of occupational therapy in the context of current and emerging areas of practice. An overview of the history, philosophy, ethics, tenets, and core values of the profession is presented. Students are introduced to the practice framework, activity analysis, the concepts of theory, models, frames of references and client-centered practice. (F-first year)