Falls Prevention

Falls Prevention

Despite being a prevalent issue with older adults, falls are preventable, and occupational therapy plays a prominent role in helping to achieve this.

Occupational therapy practitioners provide assessment, training, and support to help older adults remain injury free.

This section highlights resources from AOTA for occupational therapy practitioners working with falls prevention as well as provides information for individuals interested in learning more about occupational therapy’s important role with falls prevention.

Falls Prevention Resource: