OT 556- OT Process in Community/Rural Health

This course covers all aspects of identifying occupational needs in the community and for clients in rural health. This course will include topics dealing with global issues, OT associations at an international/national/state/local level, designing quality improvement plan, program development, training/educational methods and community-based rehabilitation. This course will include engagement in a community service learning project. Student domains of learning used: Assessment/Intervention Skills, Clinical/Professional Application and Clinic/Fieldwork Education.

Three lecture hours. Three semester hours.