Occupational Therapy Beginner Course for Pre-OTs
What you'll learn
- Learn what it takes to make it into OT school
- Understand how to stand out
- Discover what it's like to be an OT student
- Learn the Pros and Cons of being an OT
Occupational Therapy isn't just a profession it's a journey. It's the path to helping others living more meaningful and independent lives.
In this course, you will learn everything from preparing for OT school to working as an OT and how much you can expect to make as a new grad. In addition, you'll learn about
- How to know if OT is right for you
- A day in the life of an OT
- The best ways to shadow an OT
- Pre-OT jobs to help you prepare for OT school
- Interviewing for OT school
- Cost of OT school and work-study programs
- How to work and Study
- What OT school is like
- OT vs Medschool
- Detailed information about OT salary
- Traditional and non-traditional OT fields
- Travel OT jobs, acute care, acute rehab, pediatric, hand therapy, driver rehab, etc.
- OT evaluations, treatment, and documenation
This course will provide tips and tricks to help you on your path to discovering if OT is right for you. You'll also learn about the cost of OT school and what you can expect to make after working as a new grad.
You'll also be able to join a network group with others watching this course to share similar questions and concerns you might have as a Pre-OT.
Additional resouces will be provide such as PDF files, website resources, a newsletter and youtube videos, so you have all the up-to-date information and news on OT.
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Who this course is for:
- Physical Therapy
Hi, I’m David.
I work as an Occupational Therapist in an acute care setting at a hospital on the central coast of California.
I’ve been working as an OT since 2013 in Las Vegas. I primarily work in the hospital but I also work as an ergonomist. I’ve worked in home health, skilled nursing, acute rehab, and I’ve also worked as a hand therapist and managed a therapy staffing business.
I'm also the lead editor of OTFocus.