7 Foods to Avoid While Traveling
Jan20

7 Foods to Avoid While Traveling

When you’re a jet setter, food is one of the most amazing parts of the trip (at least for me anyway.) But, when you’re constantly bopping around from place to place there’s a lot of obstacles that can end up making us sick, messing up our beach bodies, or just simply a waste of time or money when we could be sinking our teeth into something that actually is worth writing home about. Although sampling new savory...

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OTA to OT Transition: Should You Make The Change?
Nov18

OTA to OT Transition: Should You Make The Change?

The acronym “OTA” stands for occupational therapist assistant, whereas “OT” stands for an occupational therapist. So, what’s the difference between the two? Though OTAs and OTs have similar responsibilities, there are different requirements for each profession. Are you considering becoming an OTA? Or, are you considering transitioning from an OTA to an OT? Which career path is best for you? Some people...

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Occupational Therapy SOAP Note | A Guide for New Therapists
Oct23

Occupational Therapy SOAP Note | A Guide for New Therapists

No, it’s not a coupon for a bar of that vegan lemongrass soap you love. It’s also not a review of the melodramatic television show that you and your best friend can’t stop watching. So, what is a SOAP note? If you’re interested in occupational therapy, this is definitely a term that you should know. In this blog, we’ll cover what an occupational therapy SOAP note is and why you need to know how to write...

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Occupational Therapy in Mental Health | A Therapist’s Guide
Sep04

Occupational Therapy in Mental Health | A Therapist’s Guide

Did you know that occupational therapy in mental health is one of the most effective treatments for mental illnesses? Due to a prevalence of mental health issues in teens, treatments such as cognitive behavioral therapy (CBT) can help young people overcome mental illnesses. Occupational therapy is a rehabilitative therapy which focuses on helping patients who have difficulty performing daily tasks. This all-inclusive method that looks...

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How to Make Your OT License Renewal Easy
Aug26

How to Make Your OT License Renewal Easy

Most states, the District of Columbia, and Puerto Rico require occupational therapists and occupational therapy assistants to be licensed. Just like most licenses, you’ll also be required to renew it every so often. Luckily of occupational therapists, this process should be relatively seamless. You might hear the words “license renewal” and think of your driver’s license. Those traumatic flashbacks of waiting at the DMV for hours will...

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Travel Therapy Apps | Our Top Picks
Aug13

Travel Therapy Apps | Our Top Picks

Technology continues to improve the field of medicine by simplifying practice and communication. But we’re not just talking about hospitals and clinics. You can actually carry some of this technology with you in your pocket! There are many apps that are made specifically for on-the-go physical therapists, occupational therapists, and speech-language pathologists. These tools are not only helpful for travel therapists while...

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