OTD 752 OT Process in Pediatrics

This course focuses on identifying the occupational needs through assessment/intervention for the pediatric population. The role of OT for birth to three, school-based practice, and clinic/hospital based practice are covered including professional reasoning, group interventions, feeding/eating/swallowing, selection of appropriate assessments/interventions, standardized testing and documentation of OT services, and various diagnoses related to children. Student domains of learning used: Assessment/Intervention Skills and Clinical/Professional Application. Three lecture hours and three lab hours. Four semester hours.