Occupational Therapist Assistant Major

Description: A program that prepares individuals, under the supervision of occupational therapists, to direct patient participation in skill-enhancing, learning, and motivational tasks; correct or diminish pathologies; and to provide direct health education and promotion services. Includes instruction in human life span development, occupational therapy principles and practice skills, treatment planning and implementation, record-keeping and documentation, patient education and intervention, activity and program direction, and assistive services management. Is Occupational Therapist Assistant the right major for you?
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Occupational Therapist Assistant Major

What Courses Do Occupational Therapist Assistant Majors Take?

The required and elective courses you would take for Occupational Therapist Assistant majors vary considerably among institutions. Courses are listed here that are illustrative of the breadth of topics you are likely to experience were you to major in this field.

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