OTH 2841L - Supervised Clinical Practice II
(5 Credit Hours)
Forty days per term. Prerequisites: Satisfactory completion of OTH 2840L .
Corequisites: OTH 2933C . This course is a full-time supervised fieldwork experience designed to bridge the student from classroom to clinic in preparation for entry level practice as an occupational therapy assistant. The student participates in an in-depth experience in delivering occupational therapy services to clients, focusing on the application of purposeful and meaningful occupation. The fieldwork experience is scheduled to be in one practice area of occupational therapy (physical disabilities, psychosocial dysfunction or pediatrics) in a setting that is different from the site assigned for Clinical Practice I and is designed to promote problem-solving abilities and clinical reasoning appropriate to the occupational therapy assistant role, to transmit the values and beliefs that enable ethical practice, and to develop professionalism and competence in career responsibilities.
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