OT-680: Leadership in Occupational Therapy
3 credit hours
Examines the varied role and responsibilities of the occupational therapist as a leader in practice, education research, consultation and entrpeneur arena including incolvement in international, national, state, and local professional associations. Application of leadership theory, adult learning, change, program development, and marketing strategies in health or community settings is analyzed. The impact of professional and personal accountability and advocacy for the profession is emphasized as a dominant theme.