How to fix common mistakes in early intervention documentation.
AOTA asked Medicare to rescind a restrictive proposal on lower-limb prosthetics.
Register today for the AOTA/NBCOT National Student Conclave.
To support the Centennial Vision, AOTA has identified Mental Health as a key practice area in the 21st century.
The World Health Organization has identified mental illness as a growing cause of disability worldwide and predicts that in the future, mental illness—specifically depression—will be the top cause of disability.
In response to this trend, increasing emphasis will be placed on mental health treatment and prevention services for children, youth, the aging, and those with severe and persistent mental illness.
We hope the resources below will help you in your practice. If you have additional questions, try posting them on OTConnections, a community for occupational therapy practitioners just like you. If you are an AOTA member, you are already signed up with OTConnections! Just use your member login and password for the AOTA Web site to access OTConnections.
Featured: A compilation of AOTA resources: Focus On: Mental Health booklet.
In this section find evidence-based practice info and the latest research to guide your practice.
Informative documents on the role and scope of occupational therapy services. Get AOTA's Official Documents here.
Brief Tip Sheets to help people cope with a variety of health conditions and explain how occupational therapy can help. Find our tips sheets here.
Designed for OT practitioners and other professionals to explain the role and scope of occupational therapy. Find fact sheets here.
Find apps for Mental Health here. Check out what we've identified as emerging niches in the Mental Health practice area.
Read the Special Interest Section Quarterly Newsletters related to Mental Health: Administration & Management, Developmental Disabilities, Gerontology, Mental Health, Technology, and Work & Industry.