Definitions and Core Skills for Occupational Therapy

Submitted by cmiller on Thu, 06/06/2013 - 10:45

This briefing provides the current definitions for occupational therapy including those from the College of Occupational Therapists (COT), the Council for Occupational Therapists in the European Countries (COTEC) and the World Federation of Occupational Therapists. It also provides an excerpt from Occupational therapy defined as a complex intervention (Creek 2003) that details the core skills of an occupational therapist.