Happy National Occupational Therapy Month! This April marks the 100th anniversary of the profession, and we’re so excited to celebrate all that occupational therapy has to offer. From helping people regain independence after an injury to providing much-needed support for those with developmental disabilities, OTs make a real difference in people’s lives. We hope you’ll take some time this month to learn more about what occupational therapy can do for you or a loved one.
It’s hard to believe that April is already here, but we’re excited to celebrate all that occupational therapy has to offer. Whether you’re a patient, a provider, or just interested in learning more about OT, this month is the perfect time to get involved. Keep reading to learn more about what occupational therapy can do for you.
National Occupational Therapy Month
April is Occupational Therapy (OT) month! OTs are healthcare professionals who help people of all ages participate in the activities they want and need to do through assessment, treatment, and education. OTs work with clients in a variety of settings, including hospitals, schools, clinics, and homes. Let’s take a look at the history of OT month and some top articles from our blog this year!
How to celebrate
What better way to celebrate than by finding out how you can get involved. This year, the theme is “OT rocks!” and there are lots of great ways to show your love for occupational therapy. Keep reading to learn more about how you can participate in this special month.
- Acknowledge the efforts of OT practitioners
- Educate yourself about the profession
- Spread the word
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