Jan 28, 2022  
2021-22 Student Handbook and Catalog 
    
2021-22 Student Handbook and 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 142, OCTA 146, OCTA 151, OCTA 163, and OCTA 168.
(PCS 1.2, 3 credit hours - 3 hours lecture, 0 hours lab)