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Ladner, Megan Poirrier – ProQuest LLC, 2019
Occupational therapists work with special education and general education students in public school settings to address the students' ability to fully participate in the educational environment. While existing literature focuses on the role of the occupational therapist in school-based practice, as well as teachers' perceptions of that role, there…
Descriptors: Occupational Therapy, Allied Health Personnel, Special Education, Administrator Attitudes
Smith, Mary E. – ProQuest LLC, 2017
The purpose of this qualitative study was to explore the behaviors indicative of professional thinking in entry-level occupational therapists and the teaching methodologies used to facilitate professional thinking during education as described by a sample of experienced occupational therapy educators. The researcher used The Model of Professional…
Descriptors: Occupational Therapy, Allied Health Occupations Education, Thinking Skills, Qualitative Research
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Benson, Jeryl D.; Breisinger, Emily; Roach, Meghan – Journal of Occupational Therapy, Schools & Early Intervention, 2019
Aim: The primary purpose of this study was to investigate the role of sensory-based intervention in school-based occupational therapy. The research questions are: 1. How do school-based occupational therapists (OTs) describe the role of sensory-based intervention (SBI) in an educational setting? 2. Which current practice trends influence…
Descriptors: Intervention, Sensory Integration, Occupational Therapy, Surveys
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Blackwell, Cindy DeRuiter; Bilics, Andrea – Journal of Occupational Therapy, Schools & Early Intervention, 2018
Directors of entry-level occupational therapy (OT) programs were surveyed regarding how their programs prepare students to become mental health practitioners in schools. Analysis of quantitative data included descriptive statistics to examine participants' ratings of their program's ability to prepare students for mental health practice. We found…
Descriptors: Occupational Therapy, Mental Health, Health Promotion, Prevention
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Laverdure, Patricia; Wilmer, Belle – Journal of Occupational Therapy, Schools & Early Intervention, 2018
The Policy-Advocacy-Leadership column is developed to initiate and facilitate important dialogue about educational policy, occupational therapy practice, and to develop and share the knowledge, tools, and resources that enable occupational therapy practitioners to be effective advocates for their clients and profession. In this column, we discuss…
Descriptors: Occupational Therapy, Handwriting, Writing Evaluation, Intervention
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Fabrizi, Sarah; Hubbell, Kristin – Journal of Occupational Therapy, Schools & Early Intervention, 2017
This study examined the effects of an inclusive, community-based playgroup intervention on parent and child outcomes. The role of occupational therapy as part of a team of providers in early childhood was also explored. Caregiver-child dyads (n = 36) were enrolled in one of three playgroup conditions (control, occupational therapy support, and…
Descriptors: Occupational Therapy, Play, Parenting Skills, Interpersonal Competence
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Benson, Jeryl D.; Elkin, Kathleen; Wechsler, Julie; Byrd, Lindsey – Journal of Occupational Therapy, Schools & Early Intervention, 2015
This study aims to explore the perceptions of parents of children receiving occupational therapy in educational settings, understand the importance of the parent/occupational therapist relationship and its impact on the outcomes of therapy. In addition, this study aims to reveal best practices when providing services within the school system in…
Descriptors: Parent Attitudes, Allied Health Personnel, Occupational Therapy, Best Practices
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Clough, Cynthia – Journal of Occupational Therapy, Schools & Early Intervention, 2019
The purpose of this qualitative study was to explore the context of service delivery decision-making in school-based occupational therapy practice. Participants included 14 occupational therapists. The primary source of data came from semi-structured, open-ended interviews. Open inductive coding was used for in-vivo data analysis. Themes in the…
Descriptors: Occupational Therapy, Allied Health Personnel, Delivery Systems, Decision Making
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Murray, Kelly; Ward, Kath – Journal of Further and Higher Education, 2019
Introduction: This study explored what influences the use of social media platforms within the CPD of occupational therapy students and qualified occupational therapists. It also considered perceived barriers to its use and whether age in line with generation theory, in particular digital natives vs digital immigrants impacted on willingness to…
Descriptors: Social Media, Professional Continuing Education, Professional Development, Occupational Therapy
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Christner, Andrea – Journal of Occupational Therapy, Schools & Early Intervention, 2015
This evidence-based project provided a professional development opportunity for educators to enhance the awareness of school-based occupational therapy and promote a collaborative approach when supporting student participation in daily learning tasks. Through asynchronous web-based delivery, participants viewed five narrated PowerPoint…
Descriptors: Occupational Therapy, Role Perception, Evidence Based Practice, Asynchronous Communication
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Carroll, Melissa A.; Lawson, Katherine – Anatomical Sciences Education, 2014
Few research articles have addressed the anatomical needs of entry-level occupational therapy students. Given this paucity of empirical evidence, there is a lack of knowledge regarding anatomical education in occupational therapy. This article will primarily serve as a retrospective look at the inclusion of anatomical education in the occupational…
Descriptors: Anatomy, Occupational Therapy, Human Body, Educational History
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Nicola-Richmond, Kelli; Watchorn, Valerie – Australasian Journal of Educational Technology, 2018
Equipping students with graduate attributes that ensure they are ready to work in complex health environments is highly important. Recently there has been increased use of simulation in health education to assist in the acquisition of graduate attributes, and to provide meaningful and authentic learning opportunities. The Deakin University…
Descriptors: Computer Simulation, Case Studies, Web Based Instruction, Empathy
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Laverdure, Patricia; LeCompte, Bridgette – Journal of Occupational Therapy, Schools & Early Intervention, 2021
The Policy-Advocacy-Leadership (PAL) column is developed to initiate and facilitate important dialog about health care and educational policy, and develop and share the knowledge, tools, and resources that enable occupational therapy practitioners to be effective advocates for our clients, our practice, and our profession. In this column, we…
Descriptors: Educational Policy, Advocacy, Leadership, COVID-19
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Opseth, Thea Moos; Carstensen, Tove; Yazdani, Farzaneh; Ellingham, Brian; Thørrisen, Mikkel Magnus; Bonsaksen, Tore – Cogent Education, 2017
Background: The intentional relationship model (IRM) proposes six distinct ways of relating to clients. A new instrument for measuring self-efficacy for using the therapeutic modes in occupational therapy practice was recently found to have good psychometric properties. To date, however, no research has investigated factors associated with…
Descriptors: Foreign Countries, Occupational Therapy, Self Efficacy, College Students
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Lecours, Alexandra; Therriault, Pierre-Yves – Journal of Occupational Therapy, Schools & Early Intervention, 2018
The few studies aiming to evaluate prevention interventions provided by occupational therapists in health at work were conducted in work settings. However, to intervene in primary prevention, developing occupational therapy interventions with students learning a trade is relevant. The objective is to evaluate workshops designed and set up by…
Descriptors: Evaluation, Occupational Therapy, Workshops, Injuries
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