OT-545: Level I-C Mental Health Fieldwork

1 credit hour
Includes experiences designed to enrich concepts presented in OT 540 through directed observation and participation in services for individuals with mental and behavioral deficits that impact occupational performance. The focus of this experience is on both psychological and social factors that influence engagement in occupation. Students are supervised by an occupational therapist or a practitioner in a related discipline. The course has integrated learning outcomes offered with concurrent programming in OT 540 and has online and face-to-face seminar discussion and occupational therapy practice competency demonstrations.

Prerequisite courses:OT-540