Autumn Attractions: Top Destinations for Fall
Sep29

Autumn Attractions: Top Destinations for Fall

Summer may have ended a bit too abruptly this year but that doesn’t mean the fun, traveling, and vacations have to end. Don’t start hibernating just yet! One of the main perks of being in the travel therapy industry is that there are no limitations to where you can pursue your next assignment. Take advantage of your opportunities to see the nation while doing what you love. There are plenty of places across the U.S. that...

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Common Occupational Therapy Myths
Sep21

Common Occupational Therapy Myths

Whether you’re at a bar or visiting your relatives, you’ll probably have to explain your career as an occupational therapist more than once. As you know, occupational therapy is far from simple. In fact, the term often misleads people who don’t know much about it. Read on for our list of popular occupational therapy myths you may hear when talking about your profession. Knowing what to expect should help you debunk...

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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

3.5 / 5 ( 2 votes ) 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...

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