Occupational Therapy

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Graduate Course Details
Number OCT 972
Title Theoretical Principles OT Practice
Credits 3.0


This online course will explore current and previously studied theoretical approaches in the field. Students will discern the differences between approaches, frames of references, models of practice, conceptual foundations, grand theories , paradigms, body of knowledge, and multiple theoretical approaches utilized in occupational therapy . This course is designed to teach students the evolution of OT theory and how theory is most effectively applied to client treatment approaches in today 's diverse practice settings . Limited to OCT post professional master's students. Pre-requisites: OCT 795, OCT 703, OCT 771 Co-requisites: OCT 800