Occupation-Centered Practice

Course: #4521Level: Introductory1 Hour 35 Reviews

This course reviews the origins and value of occupation as a therapeutic approach in occupational therapy practice. The elements of occupation-centered practice are identified with examples of execution to optimize the use of occupation in practice.

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Learning Outcomes

  • checkmarkAfter this course, participants will be able to explain the value of occupation-centered practice in occupational therapy.
  • checkmarkAfter this course, participants will be able to recognize occupation-centered approaches from other therapeutic methods used in practice.
  • checkmarkAfter this course, participants will be able to distinguish the elements of occupation-centered practice and how to capitalize on each to optimize the infusion of occupation in practice.


0-5 Minutes Introduction
5-10 Minutes Background
10-20 Minutes Occupation in practice and evidence
20-25 Minutes Barriers in Practice
25-30 Minutes Occupation-based practice theory
30-35 Minutes Example of OT
35-45 Minutes Practice Assessment
45-50 Minutes Tips to enhance practice
50-55 Minutes Goal setting
55-60 Minutes Summary; Q and A


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