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Occupational Therapy

Healthcare Project
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Alissa Anderson

on 15 January 2014

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Transcript of Occupational Therapy

Occupational Therapy
Alissa Anderson
Why???
~ I chose this career because I wanted to help people who have injuries/problems that the doctors can't fix with medicine. To let them know they can to have hope to getting better.
Duties...
Help them to learn to dress,eat, walk, talk etc...
Help them to gain their strength again
Help them adapt to their wheel chair or another item that they may now need
Help mentally ill patients with the struggles they face daily
A few
Help elderly people with daily things that are hard for them to do on their own now
Must be...
Occupational Therapists
PHYSICAL
~ Fit
~20/20 Vision
~Good Hearing
~Communication Skills
~Good Motor Skills
PERSONAL
TRAITS...
TRAITS...
~Desire to help others
~Patient
~Able to take responsibility
~Likes to work with people
~Adaptable
EDUCATED
ABOUT...
~Anatomy
~Pediatric Care
~Human Motion Analysis
~Kinesiology
~Musculoskeleton Anatomy
>The study of the mechanics of body movements
>The study of human movement using industrial, scientific, clinical, and academic environments.
>The study of the branch of medicine that deals with the care of infants and children and the treatment of their diseases.
>The study of all of the muscles, the bones, and the cartilages of the body.
>The study of the body structure of an organism. (person)
SKILLS
FROM HIGH SCHOOL
~ I will carry-on my skills that I will learn in the healthcare pathway from these coming high school years.
Occupational Therapy
SALARY
-Beginning...
~ $75,083
-Average After Experience...
~ $50,000
Environment
WHERE?
* PAID ABOUT $35 AN HOUR
HOSPITALS
SCHOOLS
MENTAL HEATH FACILITIES
NURSING HOMES
ETC...
HOURS?

~ FULL TIME:
HOURS PER WEEK= 40
WORK FROM 9AM-5PM
** CHANGING (MEET PATIENTS' NEEDS)
Science
Math
Biology
Chemisrty
ETC...
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