Dec 05, 2021  
2018-19 Catalog 
2018-19 Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

OCTA 242 - OT in Productive Aging

Introduces the principles and practice of occupational therapy in the treatment of clients with psychosocial dysfunction, chronic illness, and problems associated with the aging process. Kubler-Ross stages of death and dying are explored. Introduction of the Medicare system and OT’s role for patient care within the system are emphasized. The OTA’s role in working with families and caregivers will be explored. Prerequisite(s): C or better in OCTA 138, OCTA 142, OCTA 146, OCTA 151.
(PCS 1.2, 3 credit hours - 3 hours lecture, 0 hours lab)