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About Occupational Therapy

  1. 1. Occupational Therapy Living Life to its Fullest Punita V. Solanki MSc (OT), Mumbai University; ADCR, ACE, Mumbai Occupational Therapist (Orthopaedic Rehabilitation & Hand Therapy Specialist) www.orthorehab.in
  2. 2. Occupational Therapy  Client-centered healthcare profession  Promotes health and well-being through occupation based therapy (functional rehabilitation)  The primary goal of occupational therapy is to enable people with impairments to participate in all their activities of everyday life & timely return to life roles www.orthorehab.in
  3. 3. For Whom & Where do Occupational Therapists' Work?  In all age groups and in a wide range of physical and psychosocial impairments.  Places of employment/work may include hospitals, private clinics, nursing homes, day-care centers, rehabilitation centers, home care program, schools, special schools, industries, and private enterprises.  As educators, consultants, clinicians, researchers, policy-makers etc. www.orthorehab.in
  4. 4. Patient Assessment Treatment Planning Intervention Cooperation Team Work How do Occupational Therapists' Work? www.orthorehab.in
  5. 5. Occupational Therapy Intervention Continuum I Adjunctive Intervention Level: www.orthorehab.in Functional Electrical Stimulation
  6. 6. Occupational Therapy Intervention Continuum II Enabling Intervention Level: (Occupation-as-Means) www.orthorehab.in
  7. 7. Occupational Therapy Intervention Continuum III Purposeful Intervention Level: (Occupation-as-End)  Energy Conservation  Work Simplification  Joint Protection  Time & Stress Management  Posture Education  Coping Skills & Problem Solving www.orthorehab.in
  8. 8. Occupational Therapy Intervention Continuum IV Occupation Based Intervention Level: Return to Home Environment Community Re-Integration  Education about Architectural Barriers  Awareness about Disability Certifications  Information about Country Specific Facilities with respect to education, jobs, national schemes - in Liaison with other Team Members. www.orthorehab.in
  9. 9. Occupational Therapy Take Home Messages  Occupation: Is not limited to only “Job” but it is inclusive of all everyday activities such as: Activities of Daily Living, Work, Play, Leisure & Spiritual Activities  Prevention is Better Than Cure  Stitch in Time Saves Nine (Seek advice on time)  Perfect Practice Makes Man Perfect  Listen to Your Body  Work as a Team “The best kind of work can be to get others back to theirs.” www.orthorehab.in
  10. 10. Occupational Therapy Flyer www.orthorehab.in
  11. 11. Occupational Therapy Flyer www.orthorehab.in
  12. 12. Occupational Therapy Flyer www.orthorehab.in
  13. 13. Patient’s Review www.orthorehab.in
  14. 14. Patient’s Review www.orthorehab.in
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