May 27, 2019  
2018-2019 University Catalog 
    
2018-2019 University Catalog

OT 678 - Hand Therapy Interventions


This is a comprehensive elective course specializing in hand therapy, focusing on the occupational therapy process. It will include evaluation, intervention, and outcomes for clients with common upper extremity conditions. Evidence based assessments and interventions will be examined through scholarly journals and research articles to determine appropriate use in treatment planning for clients. Class will include lectures, hands on activities, selected readings, discussions and case studies. Knowledge will prepare students to develop skills of an entry level therapist in preparation for a level II fieldwork in the specialized area of hand therapy.

 

Credits: 3