What is Occupational Therapy

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You give a man a fish you feed him for a day you teach a man to fish and you feed him for life. Dependency, am sure is not liked by anyone. A person feels dejected when he is depended on caretakers for his everyday activities. Occupational therapy teaches its professional to capitalize on the present strengths of the patient to make him as much independent a possible. That’s the quality of life am sure anyone would like.

Occupational Therapy is a health care profession concerned with people of all ages whose everyday activities have been affected by physical, cognitive and mental health problems. Occupational therapists use purposeful activities and variety of treatment methods to obtain a desired level of functioning in self-care, play and leisure.

Traditionally occupational therapy has been providing services to people with disabilities/injuries due to various neurological, geriatric, plastic surgery, vascular, orthopedic problem. But occupational therapy services have expanded into new domains. Occupational health and ergonomic consultations are now provided for companies and individuals.

Occupational therapist offer services in the following domain:-
1. Neurological rehabilitation
2. Pediatric rehabilitation
3. Orthopedic rehabilitation
4. Hands and upper limb rehabilitation
5. Geriatric rehabilitation
6. Burns and plastic surgery
7. Vascular rehabilitation
8. Oncological rehabilitation
9. Psychiatric rehabilitation
10. Home assessment

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