OCTA 1421 Psychosocial Practice for the OTA

Study of the role of the OTA in prevention evaluation treatment documentation and discharge planning for individuals with psychosocial dysfunction. Introduction to psychiatric conditions commonly encountered by OTAs in practice. Skills development in therapeutic communication data collection assessment and treatment techniques appropriate for the OTA. Collaboration with the healthcare team in program planning and implementation is emphasized in Level I fieldwork experiences. 


4 credits

Lecture Hours

2 hours

Lab Hours

7 hours


OCTA 1300


PSYC 1101