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Why should occupational therapists be involved in the treatment of falls?

Krista Covell-Pierson, OTR/L, BCB-PMD

May 9, 2022

Why should occupational therapists be involved in the treatment of falls?   Read More

 


How do you perform scar massage after a mastectomy?

Abi Roxana Guerra, PT, DPT, CLT-ALM, Board Certified Clinical Specialist in Oncologic Physical Therapy

April 1, 2022

How do you perform scar massage after a mastectomy?   Read More

   


What is Lifestyle Redesign® and how can it be used to manage chronic pain?

Lindsey Reeves, OTD, OTR/L, CEAS

March 11, 2022

What is Lifestyle Redesign® and how can it be used to manage chronic pain?   Read More

   


What is animal assisted therapy?

Melissa Winkle, OTR/L, FAOTA, CPDT-KA, Phoebe Yam, OTD, OTR/L

February 3, 2022

What is animal-assisted therapy?   Read More

   


What are the benefits of completing a wheelchair seating assessment in the home?

Sara Kate Frye, MS, OTR/L, ATP

January 7, 2022

What are the benefits of completing a wheelchair seating assessment in the home?   Read More

   


What is interoception?

Catherine M. Cavaliere, PhD, OTR

December 3, 2021

What is interoception?   Read More

   


What is accessible design?

Sara Story, EdD, OTD, OTR/L, BCG, CAPS

November 4, 2021

What is accessible design?   Read More

   


What is self-mutilation and how do OTs deal with it?

William Lambert, MS, OTR/L

October 1, 2021

What is self-mutilation and how do OTs deal with it?   Read More

  


How can occupational therapy help students' mental health?

Moni Keen, OTD, OTR/L

September 15, 2021

How can OTs help students' mental health?   Read More

  


What are inefficient versus efficient breathing patterns?

Richard Sabel, MA, MPH, OTR, GCFP

August 3, 2021

What are inefficient versus efficient breathing patterns?   Read More

  


What are the three hidden senses?

Britt Collins-Feist, MS, OTR/L

July 2, 2021

What are the three hidden senses?   Read More

 


What is the Social Model of Dementia Care?

Julia Wood, MOT, OTR/L

June 3, 2021

What is the Social Model of Dementia Care?   Read More


How does gastrointestinal dysfunction affect children with autism?

Samantha Heidenreich, OTD, MOT

May 3, 2021

How does gastrointestinal dysfunction affect children with autism?   Read More

  


What are some ergonomic interventions for pain?

Marissa Marchioni, OTD, OTR/L, CEAS

April 1, 2021

What are some ergonomic interventions for pain?   Read More

  


Can you use contraint induced motor treatment (CIMT) in skilled nursing settings?

Veronica T. Rowe, PhD, OTR/L, CBIST

March 2, 2021

Can you use constraint induced motor treatment in skilled nursing settings?   Read More

 


What is the concept of the upstairs versus downstairs brain when treating children with autism?

Cara Koscinski, OTD, OTR/L

February 5, 2021

What is the concept of the upstairs versus the downstairs brain when treating children with autism?   Read More

 


How do habits, routines, and rituals support us during the holidays and stressful times?

Rondalyn V. Whitney, PhD, OTR/L, FAOTA

January 8, 2021

How do habits, routines, and rituals support us during the holidays and stressful times?   Read More

  


What is intimate partner violence or IPV?

Heather Javaherian-Dysinger, OTD, OTR/L

December 1, 2020

What is intimate partner violence or IPV?   Read More

  


What are the cognitive impairments seen in those with multiple sclerosis? How can we intervene?

Scott Rushanan, MS, OTR/L, MBA

November 6, 2020

What are the cognitive impairments seen in those with multiple sclerosis? How can we intervene?   Read More


What causes nocturnal enuresis or bedwetting?

Tiffany Lee, MA, OTR, BCB-PMD, PRPC

October 2, 2020

What causes nocturnal enuresis or bedwetting?   Read More


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