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Daughter follows in mom’s footsteps toward Occupational Therapy Assistant degree at Rowan-Cabarrus Community College

SALISBURY, N.C. (WBTV) - From RCCC: To say that Lisa Rose and her daughter, Ayanna Leach, have a strong work ethic could very well be the understatement of the year. When they’re not attending classes as full-time students in the Occupational Therapy ...

Source: WBTV
Published: 16 May 2019

Athletico Physical Therapy Enters Texas and Expands its Arizona Presence through Two Acquisitions

Founded in 2005 by Darren and Eliza Bayliss, MIPT operates four clinics in each market and offers physical therapy, occupational/hand therapy, workers' compensation, workplace ergonomics ...

Source: YAHOO!
Published: 09 May 2019

Executive Profile: Dee Dee and John Mesaros, Southland Pediatric Therapy

What the business does: Serve children up to age 16 by providing speech therapy, physical therapy and occupational therapy. What do you do? Dee Dee: I call myself director of operations. I work in the business—managing the services including hiring and ...

Source: Savannah Morning News
Published: 18 May 2019

Pet therapy: how animals combat illness

and the COFFITO (Federal Council of Physiotherapy and Occupational Therapy). "Pet therapy is a method in which an animal is used as a mediator in the therapeutic process," Liana Santos, the director of the Gati Ippoterapia clinic, explained to ANSA.

Source: ANSA
Published: 13 May 2019

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Source: DVIDSHub
Published: 10 May 2019

AAMG Physical Therapy Opens At Jennifer Square

AAMG Physical Therapy - Jennifer Square offers a comprehensive range of physical therapy, occupational therapy, and speech and language services for adults and children, including blood-flow ...

Source: Patch
Published: 06 May 2019

Ageility Physical Therapy Solutions Partners with National Senior Games Association

NEWTON, Mass.--(Business Wire)--Ageility Physical Therapy Solutions, one of the nation’s leading providers of physical, speech and occupational services to older adults, is excited to announce its sponsorship of the 2019 National Senior Games ...

Source: Digital Journal
Published: 07 May 2019

Inside Mariya Tambuwal”s Occupational Therapy, Youth Devt Centre

While sensitisation on the effects and dangers of drug abuse continued to be on the increase across the nation, especially in the north, wife of Sokoto state governor, Hajiya Dr Mariya Aminu ...

Source: LEADERSHIP Newspaper
Published: 18 May 2019

Occupational Therapist Assistant Job in Saginaw, Michigan – Department of Veterans Affairs

Basic Requirements: United States Citizenship: Non-citizens may only be appointed when it is not possible to recruit qualified citizens in accordance with VA Policy. Education. Successful completion of an associate’s degree in occupational therapy from a ...

Source: LemonWire
Published: 12 May 2019

Notable Neighbor Charlotte Scott-Sumpter: She uses her own story to inspire occupational therapy patients

Charlotte Scott-Sumpter isn’t afraid of anyone seeing the scars on her arms, hands and legs anymore. For a long time, the 73-year-old was wary of letting what her now ex-husband did to her show. In 1980, he set their Hickory home on fire while she was ...

Source: Hickory Daily Record
Published: 13 May 2019

Cayuga Community College occupational therapy program accredited

Cayuga Community College's occupational therapy assistant program earned its initial accreditation from the Accreditation Council for Occupational Therapy Education in April, the college announced ...

Source: Auburn Citizen
Published: 08 May 2019

Turn Center occupational therapists training to identify vision problems

AMARILLO, TX (KFDA) - The Occupational Therapy Department at the Turn Center is training three therapists in visual processing, perception and motor skills. The department’s director Kelisha Murray said they’ve been noticing visual deficits in the ...

Source: KFDA-TV
Published: 07 May 2019

Teen of the Week: Boiling Springs senior has aspirations to be an occupational therapist

There was plenty of joy to be had playing hot potato. The game of tossing around the bean bag was a favorite of the older man. "He was always laughing. ... He really enjoyed it,” said Celia ...

Source: The Sentinel
Published: 06 May 2019

Concordia University is Wisconsin's first college with an animal therapy program

Concordia University is the first college in Wisconsin to help students get certified in animal-assisted therapy. Abby Foster and Morgan Withey are working on getting their master's degrees in occupational therapy, and they're tacking on the animal therapy ...

Source: TMJ4
Published: 17 May 2019

Occupational therapist joins PLHS staff

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Source: Watertown Public Opinion
Published: 14 May 2019

Norton Healthcare takes stake in physical therapy chain KORT

LOUISVILLE, Ky. (WDRB) – Norton Healthcare, the dominant healthcare provider in Louisville, has acquired a stake in the region’s biggest physical and occupational therapy chain, KORT. Nearly 30 KORT clinics are now partially owned by Norton under a ...

Source: WDRB
Published: 15 May 2019

Physical Therapy NOW Franchise Business Overview

Texas that offers the highest-quality physical therapy and patient care. Founded in 2003 by a licensed occupational therapist, the company provides access to convenient and cost-effective medical care. This web page does not constitute a franchise offering ...

Published: 14 May 2019

Dance therapy sessions for stroke patients in Carlisle have been praised for changing lives

Susie Tate and the About Being team are based at the University of Cumbria. Made up of lecturers and those studying dance, occupational therapy and physiotherapy, they work with stroke patients in the community. Now they have been named among the nation ...

Source: News and Star
Published: 16 May 2019

Daughter follows in mom’s footsteps toward Occupational Therapy Assistant degree at Rowan-Cabarrus

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Source: Independent Tribune
Published: 14 May 2019

AAMG Physical Therapy opens new location at Jennifer Square

AAMG Physical Therapy – Jennifer Square offers a comprehensive range of physical therapy, occupational therapy, and speech and language services for adults and children, including blood-flow restriction training and driving rehabilitation. This location ...

Source: Eye On Annapolis
Published: 15 May 2019

Occupational therapy: Lending a hand

SIOUX FALLS, S.D. (KELO) -- You may not think about it much.. using your hands everyday for work. But after a local man received a serious injury to one of his hands, he's more than aware of how important the use of his hands truly is. April is ...

Source: KELOLAND News
Published: 25 Apr 2019

Occupational therapy helps people meet challenges

The month of April is Occupational Therapy Month. This month, we celebrate the more than 213,000 occupational therapists, occupational therapy assistants and students who work nationwide to create fuller lives for patients and their families. Occupational ...

Source: Tallahassee Democrat
Published: 29 Apr 2019

Physical therapy varies for stroke patients on Medicare

Stroke patients on Medicare receive vastly different amounts of physical and occupational therapy during hospital stays, research finds. The new study of Medicare claims data from 2010 for approximately 104,000 stroke patients shows that 15 percent of ...

Source: Futurity News
Published: 29 Apr 2019

How occupational therapy can help chronic pain sufferers

Millions of people suffer from acute or chronic pain every year, and the effects of that pain extend far and wide. While pain sufferers understandably focus their attention on treating their conditions, it’s important for all people to recognize the ...

Source: The Macomb Daily
Published: 24 Apr 2019

Cornerstone VNA celebrates Occupational Therapy Month

ROCHESTER — The month of April is Occupational Therapy Month and Cornerstone VNA is honoring their occupational therapists. Cornerstone VNA’s Occupational Therapy team includes Deb Brackett, OT; Deanna Danie, COTA/L; Rebecca Ford, OT; Jennifer Gelinas ...

Source: Foster's Daily Democrat
Published: 23 Apr 2019

Certified Occupational Therapy Assistant (COTA) with Orthopedics Skills Hourly Pay

The position of Certified Occupational Therapy Assistant (COTA) entails the oversight, administration and assistance of occupational therapy activities. This position reports to and aids Registered Occupational Therapists in applying therapies and ...

Source: PayScale
Published: 25 Apr 2019

Craig Hospital Named the 2019 Occupational Therapy Fieldwork Education Site of Excellence by Colorado State University

Englewood, Colo. , April 24, 2019 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Craig Hospital, a world-renowned rehabilitation hospital for people who have sustained spinal cord and/or brain injuries, was named the Colorado State University (CSU) Occupational Therapy Fieldwork ...

Source: Yahoo Finance
Published: 24 Apr 2019