Oct 29, 2020  
2013-2014 University Catalog 
    
2013-2014 University Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

OT 422 - Occupational Therapy Interventions I: Contextual Approaches


The influence of the environment on occupational performance will be explored from a variety of perspectives. Contextual interventions, including environmental modifications and adaptive equipment, will be examined with consideration of meaning and purpose of occupation to individuals with occupational performance limitations. Anthropological interviewing and analysis will be explored as strategies for examining environmental influences in a culturally sensitive manner. This course reinforces general education skill areas of reasoning and problem solving and written communication. This course reinforces the general education value and attitude of cultural differences.
4 lecture/6 lab hrs (for seven weeks)

Prerequisites & Notes
(Prerequisites: OT 352 and OT 360; corequisite: OT 480)

Credits: 3