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Transition Resources

Occupational therapy can make a distinct and powerful contribution to improving transition outcomes to further education, employment, and independent living. We can evaluate functional abilities, identify strengths, promote areas of occupational performance, modify activities and environments for greater participation, build daily living skills, and more.

  • Book for purchase "Transitions Across the Lifespan: An Occupational Therapy Approach."
  • Recorded Webinar: Related Services and Transition Planning (recording): Sponsored by NSTTAC
  • FAQ: What is the Role of Occupational Therapy in Supporting Employment of Young Adults with Disabilities? - pdf 
  • FAQ: Occupational Therapy’s Role in Transition Services and Planning - pdf 
  • Fact Sheet: Transitions for Children & Youth Fact Sheet
  • Recorded Webinar: Occupational Therapy’s Role in Early Childhood Transitions Webinar (recording): Sponsored by the Cradle to College and Career Practice Group of the IDEA Partnership and the AOTA Early Childhood Workgroup
  • Checklist: Transitions Across Contexts: Checklist for Occupational Therapy Practitioners - pdf 
  • Virtual Chat: High School Transitions
  • Virtual Chat: Early Childhood Transitions 
  • AOTA Official Document—Statement: The Occupational Therapy Role in Driving and Community Mobility Across the Lifespan - pdf