Addressing Mealtime Challenges for Young Children and Families: How do challenges begin and how does this influence the assessment process?
AOTA has identified Feeding, Eating and Swallowing as a specialty area of practice with occupational therapy identified as part of a teamprovides comprehensive assessment and intervention to address concerns in these areas (AOTA, 2007).
MUSIC BASED AUDITORY STIMULATION POSITIVELY IMPACTS DEMENTIA
Prior to the late 1960’s, American scientists thought that the brain was fixed and unchangeable.
Home Modifications and Going Mobile: A New Way to Advance OT Expertise and Practice
The AOTA Centennial Vision continues to bring the occupational therapy (OT) profession to new and exciting levels of practice.
Have You Heard of Common Data Elements?
Years ago, I was working in a clinic as a licensed OT with a bachelor’s degree. With limited research training I did not know how to select assessments for measuring the effect of my interventions.
The Benefits of Membership
Membership fees support the FOTA Government Affairs Committee, which is active in advocating for occupational therapy practitioners and the clients we serve through:
• Working with our state legislators and our lobbyist Larry Gonzales,to promote and protect occupational therapy services
• Protecting the OT scope of practice to ensure that practitioners have the right to practice true occupational therapy in Florida
OT Licensure Procedure
As Florida's OT community prepares for another licensure renewal season, the FOTA is providing information and resources on changes in the renewal process that all practitioners must be aware of as they prepare for this renewal cycle in 2013 and plan properly for future renewal in 2015. FOTA does not does not manage anything to do with OT Licenses in Florida. However we do monitor legislation and...