Author: Fran

Health Education England’s Feature on OTs in Primary Care

Occupational Therapists in primary care Occupational therapists are playing an increasing role in primary care. They enable people living with a range of health problems and chronic conditions to overcome the barriers so they can participate in everyday life, and...

Occupational Therapy in Primary Care-Challenge Fund

Royal College Of Occupational Therapists Highlight Occupational therapists showcase pioneering OTVoc Clinics DAN SMITH 28 JUNE 2019 Senior health leaders and politicians in England and Wales have visited two occupational therapy led vocational clinics (OTVoc Clinics) where occupational therapists are...

HOW A LITTLE CAN GO A LONG WAY – THE IMPORTANCE OF PURPOSEFUL OCCUPATION

The Royal College of Occupational Therapists describes Occupational Therapy as providing practical support to empower people to facilitate recovery and overcome barriers preventing them from doing the activities (or occupations) that matter to them. This support increases people's independence and satisfaction in all...

Activity Trackers-A Week in the Life of an OT!

Activity trackers are very popular and can help us to set goals for a step count, keep moving and teach us how to breathe.  Keep watching for a week in the life of an OT using the Fitbit Charge 3....