This week, the best of occupational therapy includes: applying to OT school, essential K-9 workers, and using your OT brain to help OT practitioners.
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Here’s the Deal: This is where I bring you the best of the best from the field of OT.
I’ll consume all sorts of wonderful occupational therapy content. This includes podcast episodes, blog posts, videos, journal articles, social media posts, you name it. Then, I’ll pick my favorites for you to enjoy.
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More importantly, let’s find out who gets “The BOOT” this week…
Applying to OT School?
Here are some do’s and don’ts from Bree Goes OT during the application process.
Essential Dog Workers
Over the past few months, we have been hearing a lot about essential workers. At some hospitals, dogs are considered essential workers and have helped numerous clients throughout this pandemic.
OT Entrepreneurs Helping OT Practitioners
Occupational therapy practitioners have a unique skillset to be able to work in all sorts of areas. But our work doesn’t always need to be direct client care. Check out this podcast episode with 4 OT entrepreneurs and how they used their skills to help other practitioners improve their practice.
It’s My Birthday
The biggest news this week is that it is my birthday (7/23). If you need me, you can find me partaking in a celebratory beer #craftbeerlover right here. Any guesses on how old I am?
Also, I released an amazing podcast episode with guest Kim Lowack all about the importance of movement throughout the lifespan. Don’t miss out because we’ll be doing an Instagram Live on 7/30/2020 at 9:00am so join in on the discussion if you have questions or comment on the topic. Got questions but can’t make the live, drop them below.
The #30dayplankchallenge is just about over. To find out what exercise we are up to next, head over to my Instagram and join in on the next movement challenge. Wanna join in? All you have to do is post a video on your Instagram story and tag me @ot.4.lyfe so we can hold each other accountable #accountabilOT.
Got resources you want to share? Hit me up because I would love to feature them or have you as a guest blogger for “The BOOT”. Contact me here.
For us, OT is more than just a job!