Level II Fieldwork Objectives:
Integrate academic knowledge with the application of skills in a practice setting through “an in-depth experience in delivering occupational therapy services to clients, focusing on the application of purposeful and meaningful occupation” (ACOTE, 2011). The student shall have the opportunity to develop increased knowledge, attitudes, and skills in administration, research and professional relationships. These include experiences in collaboration between the occupational therapist and occupational therapy assistant, other staff, clients, family members, and /or significant others. Students are expected to demonstrate entry-level competencies by the completion of the placement. Competencies in: Fundamentals of Practice, Basic Tenets, Evaluation and Screening Intervention, Management of Occupational Therapy Services, communication, professional behavior.
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