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OTAH 250 - Adult/Geriatric Physical Rehab OTA

(3,4) 5 Credits

Prerequisite(s): OTAH 200 Psychosocial OTA  , OTAH 221 Psychosocial Fieldwork I  .
Corequisite(s): OTAH 251 Adult/Geriatric Physical Rehab Fieldwork I  , OTAH 252 Adult/Geriatric Physical Rehab Clinical Conditions for the OTA  , OTAH 270 OTA Management and Ethics  .
This course focuses on the practice area of rehabilitation among the adult population and promotes the students’ ability to provide therapeutic interventions through practice in analyzing, grading, and adapting activities and the environment to promote independence in activities of daily living for individuals with varied abilities across the lifespan. Through the OT Framework, students will be able to select meaningful and therapeutic interventions to teach and train clients and their significant others. Students will be able to appreciate and apply different OT guiding principles and frames of reference in selecting therapeutic activities that fosters occupation based and client centered interventions that promote evidenced based practice. Students learn to follow standardized and non-standardized OT evaluation tools appropriate for the various clinical conditions arising from the different medical conditions among the adult and aging population.


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