2020-2021 Academic Catalog 
    Mar 21, 2023  
2020-2021 Academic Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

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OTA 250 - Adult Concepts & Interventions

Class Hours: 2 Lab Hours: 3 Clinic/WkExp Hours: 0 Credit Hours: 3

Prerequisite: None
Corequisite: PSY 241 , OTA 170 , and OTA 180 
Local Prerequisite: Enrollment in the Occupational Therapy Assistant program
Local Corequisite: None

Additional Fees: $11.25 Lab

This course provides knowledge and skills needed for working with adults through the lifespan. Emphasis is placed on identification and discussion of common changes associated with aging, disabilities and chronic diseases affecting this population, assessments and intervention, including developing healthy habits and routines, and the impact on participation in occupation in various settings. Upon completion, students should be able to plan, implement, and modify appropriate interventions with adults in their context and environment to promote engagement in occupations. At PCC, students will also use a case study format to sharpen clinical reasoning skills and enhance activity development.

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