Occupational therapy is a type of health care that helps to solve the problems that interfere with a person’s ability to do the things that are important to them – everyday things like:
Occupational therapy can also prevent a problem or minimize its effects.
Occupational therapists work in home, institutional (i.e. hospitals, schools), industry and business (i.e. corporations) and government settings.
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Check out this quick & fun whiteboard style video about occupational therapy: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ETcPH5-LmDw