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OCTH 1053 - Principles and Practices III: Children and Youth

( 0 :0 :0 32 lec ) 2 credits

All pre-professional General Education credits Co-requisites or prerequisites: OCTH 1032, 1039, and 1071.

This course focuses on the Occupational Therapy practice area of Children and Youth. Through class instruction, simulation, practice, and reflection on case scenarios, students learn the OT process (OT Practice Framework-III), as they assist in identifying an intervention approach and developing an intervention plan that is guided by a practice model(s) and evidence. Students practice implementing interventions and completing documentation based on case scenarios from practice settings inclusive of children and youth. Psychosocial, cognitive, and contextual factors that affect participation for children and youth are emphasized throughout the course.