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OCCT 7433 - Occupation-Based Practice for Youth and Young Adults

2 credits

Examination of the occupational therapy process when addressing barriers to participation typically occurring in school aged children through young adulthood. Emphasis on the design and implementation of occupation-based interventions informed by evidence and client-centered collaboration. Topics particularly related to this population include: substance abuse, obesity, educational barriers, bullying, suicide, coping with disability and transitioning to adulthood. Includes 40 hour level I fieldwork addressing psychosocial factors.