Jan 21, 2022  
PUBLISHED 2020-2021 Credit Catalog 
    
PUBLISHED 2020-2021 Credit Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

RHAB 242 - Practice Skills - Occupational Therapy Assistant Foundations


Course Description:
In Practice Skills - Occupational Therapy Assistant Foundations, core concepts and principles are explored providing the occupational therapy assistant (OTA) with a solid foundation in the history, theory and basic clinical skills required for providing client-centred care. The relationship between a client’s cognitive, visual, sensory or perceptual impairment is examined in relation to three important occupational performance areas: self care, leisure and productivity/work. Activity analysis, grading, environmental assessment techniques and teaching and learning styles are emphasized in developing and implementing occupational therapy interventions to help clients live independently.

3 Credits

Prerequisite(s):
  • RHAB 230
  • RHAB 232
  • ORNT 208

Corequisite(s):
  • COMM 263
  • RHAB 203
  • RHAB 240
  • RHAB 244

Required Materials
CONTINUING EDUCATION CALENDAR

 


NETWORK LEARNING CALENDAR

 

 

 

 


ACADEMIC CALENDAR

 

 

 

 

 

 

 
© 2015 - 2020, Southern Alberta Institute of Technology (SAIT). All Rights Reserved.