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What Challenges Do Family Caregivers of Adult Children With Autism Face?

Christina Marsack-Topolewski, PhD, MSW, LMSW

March 1, 2024

What challenges do family caregivers of adult children with autism face?   Read More


How Does Collaboration Between Therapists and CNAs Contribute to Fall Prevention in the Elderly Population?

Brittany Horvath, MS, CCC-SLP, CDP

February 1, 2024

How does collaboration between therapists and CNAs contribute to fall prevention in the elderly population?   Read More


What is the Projected Demographic Shift for the Aging Population in the United States?

Brittany Horvath, MS, CCC-SLP, CDP

January 15, 2024

What is the projected demographic shift for the aging population in the United States?   Read More


What is the Positive Approach to Care (PAC), and How Does It Differ From Traditional Perspectives on Dementia Care?

Laurie Walther, MS, CCC-SLP

January 1, 2024

What is the Positive Approach to Care (PAC), and how does it differ from traditional perspectives on dementia care?   Read More


How Does Understanding the Interconnection Between a Person, Task, and Environment Play a Role in OT When Addressing Functional Cognition?

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

October 15, 2023

How does understanding the interconnection between a person, task, and environment play a role in OT when addressing functional cognition?   Read More


How Can Occupational Therapists Address Urinary Incontinence in Nursing Homes?

Kathleen Weissberg, OTD, OTR/L, CMDCP, CDP, CFPS

October 1, 2023

How can occupational therapists address urinary incontinence in nursing homes?   Read More


How Can We Foster Engagement With Senior Clients?

Kathleen Weissberg, OTD, OTR/L, CMDCP, CDP, CFPS

August 1, 2023

How can we foster engagement with senior clients?   Read More


What are the Common Clinical Presentations Seen with Specific Arteries in a Stroke?

Alaena McCool, MS, OTR/L, CPAM, Katherine George, PT, DPT

April 15, 2023

What are the common clinical presentations seen with specific arteries in a stroke?   Read More


What Are the Implications of Driving Cessation?

Wendy Stav, PhD, OTR/L, FAOTA

March 15, 2023

What are the implications of driving cessation?   Read More


What is the Incidence of Bullying in Older Adults?

Kathleen Weissberg, OTD, OTR/L, CMDCP, CDP

February 15, 2023

What is the incidence of bullying in older adults?   Read More


How Do Rehab Engineers Complement Therapy Services?

Theresa Berner, MOT, OTR/L, ATP, Dennis Cleary, MS, OTD, OTR/L, FAOTA

January 15, 2023

How do rehab engineers complement therapy services?   Read More


What Happens To Vision During Normal Aging?

Subah Gupta, MHS, OTR/L, SCLV, CBIS

September 12, 2022

What happens to vision during normal aging?   Read More


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


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, OTD, 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


Can You Use Constraint 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


Why do we want COVID-19 patients in a prone position?

Lyndsay Laxton, OTR/L, Julia Smith, MS, OTR/L

August 5, 2020

Why do we want COVID-19 patients in a prone position?   Read More


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