OT Within the School Setting
This course includes critical application of the roles and evidence-based services provided by occupational therapy within the school setting. The role of OT and OTA and other school-based team members, including parents, guardians, and teachers, is explored. Evidence-based interventions are critically examined. Regulatory guidelines, documentation, IEPs, equipment, and accessibility issues are covered. Professional leadership, advocacy, ethics, liability, and supervision are included. The profession's services to enhance educational outcomes are analyzed.