In 2016 the BLS reported 39,300 employed Occupational Therapist Assistants. With nearly 40,000 OTAs employed, it is surprising how many people don’t know where OTAs work. Occupational Therapy Assistants work in a variety of settings and some of these settings aren’t very well known. We get asked quite frequently, where do occupational therapist assistants work? […]Continue Reading
5 OT Handwriting Activities for Children
As COTA we know that OT activities for handwriting are important. Sometimes we struggle to come up with fresh ideas and repeating the same handwriting activities can become monotonous. When we work in a school setting it is important that we offer our students a variety to keep them engaged. Regardless of the place that […]Continue Reading
What Are Occupational Therapy Assistant Duties?
Quite frequently we get asked, what is an OTA? and what does an occupational therapist assistant do on a daily basis? Great question! The answer isn’t that they help people find jobs! If that is what you thought then don’t worry, we have created this complete list of Occupational Therapy Assistant Job Duties to help […]Continue Reading