Changing the Culture of Nursing Homes Through "Flipping SNFs"

Samia Rafeedie OTD, OTR/L, BCPR, CBIS shares her passion for “Flipping SNFs” – where occupational therapy can serve as a catalyst to change the culture of a nursing home through shared governance and empowering not only our residents, but frontline workers, as well. Don’t miss an episode! Subscribe here on iTunes, Stitcher, or any podcast app […]

Changing Nursing Home Culture: Flipping SNFs in OT Read More »

Coping Strategies for Pelvic Pain in Older Adults

How can occupational therapy practitioners help our older adult patients that have chronic pelvic pain? Guest Allison Landry OT, gives some practical examples and tools to help you better serve older adults.  Subscribe here on: iTunes or Stitcher Resources from the Show: OPTP Smart Roller Sits Pads for prolonged sitting Squatty Potty Voiding Diary  Bladder Irritants Prelief

Coping Strategies for Pelvic Pain in Older Adults Read More »

Mastering Fieldwork: 7 Tips I Wish I'd Known

Occupational therapy fieldwork can be stressful! Check out these 7 tips to MASTERING your fieldwork through my conversation with Miri Lee OTD, OTR Subscribe here on: iTunes or Stitcher Resources from the Show: Connect with my guest Miri Lee OTD, OTR (OT Miri): YouTube: https://www.youtube.com/mirilee Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/OTmiri Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/ot_miri Email: contact@otmiri.com This episode is brought to you by the OT

Occupational Therapy Fieldwork: 7 Tips I Wish I’d Known Read More »

Virtual Reality and OT Neurorehabilitation

How do you (or do you?) use virtual reality with your patients that have neuro involvement? The progress and research in this area has grown greatly in recent years and it is exciting to see how occupational therapy and virtual reality will work together to help our patients now and in the future! Or Listen

Virtual Reality and OT Neurorehabilitation Read More »

Documentation Domination for OT Practitioners Working with Older Adults

Helping you DOMINATE OT documentation (or at least a step toward this goal 🙂 with case studies, reviewing CPT codes, goals and FREE resources to get you feeling more confident and skilled! Subscribe here on: iTunes or Stitcher OT Documentation Resources: SOAP Note And Documentation Templates & Examples Documentation Justification Handout AOTA Occupational Profile AOTA Members Only: Occupational

OT Documentation Read More »

Gotta Go, Gotta Go, Gotta Go RIGHT NOW: Incontinence for the Generalist Occupational Therapy Practitioner

Have you ever felt like you just don’t know where to start when addressing incontinence with your patients? Today, Krista Covell-Pierson OTR/L, BCB-PMD talks about what we can do get started treating this area of practice. Subscribe here on: iTunes or Stitcher BONUSES! Krista is sharing with you a free download of a Voiding Diary (plus, it’s easy to

Incontinence for the Generalist Occupational Therapy Practitioner Read More »

Podcast: OT Cognitive Assessments

On today’s episode, I am talking cognitive assessments with Simon Carson OT + Heather Cole SLP, the creators of the F-STAC (Functional Standardized Touchscreen Assessment of Cognition) cognitive assessment. Subscribe here on: iTunes or Stitcher   Referenced: Check out and purchase the F-STAC and the STAC The website for their company: Cognitive Innovations ***** Thanks for Listening! I

Cognitive Assessments in Occupational Therapy Read More »

5 Tips of the Trade to Overcoming Patient Refusals

On this episode, I will talk about 5 tips to help you overcome patients refusing occupational therapy services. Many times it is not that the patient wants to refuse, but we aren’t listening to the patient’s specific wants and needs. Can a patient refuse rehab? Absolutely! But we want to make sure we are being client centered.

Refusing Occupational Therapy: 5 Tips to Help Read More »

Focusing on Occupation in Occupational Therapy

On this episode, I will talk with Sarah Stromsdorfer OT and blogger over at MyOTSpot.com about how we as occupational therapists can add more occupation based treatment ideas and documentation into our daily interventions. What are Occupations in Occupational Therapy? Occupational therapy is a health care profession that focuses on helping people achieve independence in

Focusing on Occupation in Occupational Therapy Read More »