It is used in vocational settings and metal health.
When is the term patient used?
It is used in a hospital or rehabilitation setting.
When is the term resident used?
It is used in a skilled nursing or long-term care.
-All the daily activities that occupy a persons time and give meaning to life -Innate drive -Purpose -Skills -Goal oriented -encourage participation in activities that allow the person to participate in the roles of their life
What is the scope of occupational therapy?
The areas of occupation define what we do.
The thing you can't live without.
The OT philosophy is...
To let people be free to make their own decisions.