OTA 315: Occupational Therapy in Mental Health Practice*

Course Description This course will provide an understanding of the theory and practice of occupational therapy for patients of all ages with psychosocial dysfunction. Lecture, laboratory and practicum address the needs and conditions in the mental health arena. Occupational Therapy techniques/modalities in prevention, evaluation and treatment are explored. Practice arenas specific to this population are included. Level I fieldwork experience is incorporated to enhance application of techniques covered and improve clinical reasoning and application skills.
Prerequisites See description.
Credits 4