Podcast

148 – ALL ABOUT OCCUPATION ft Sakshi Tickoo

his session will focus on understanding the basics of sexuality and the various ways it translates into human occupations.

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147 – Should Therapy be Conducted Outdoors

For some students virtual learning and, in turn, virtual therapy is the only option available. Zoom fatigue, anyone? ?‍♀️ This got us thinking…is this really the best way for students to be learning and what are some alternative means for providing client centered therapy. What about using resources that all of us have right at our fingertips: Nature! ??

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146 – Eating Disorders Program Followup ft Carissa Gualano

Carissa returns to the podcast! During her last episode (OCCUPIED 123) she discussed her personal experience with eating disorders and was about to embark on her doctoral project. She has now completed that project and has come back to talk about how it went.

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144 – THE OT ROUNDTABLE – Should Every OT Practitioner Be A Fieldwork Educator?

Is being a fieldwork educator a skill?
What are traits that make a good educator?
Importance of communication 
Navigating safety and expectations 
Educators knowing their roles in fieldwork education
When do you know that you are ready to take students?
How we can prepare to be a fieldwork educator

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143 – An Exploration of Creativity ft Moo Smith

In this episode Moo and I explore creativity and where the mental and physical benefits of creativity might lay as well as how Moo manages the balance between using creativity for self expression as well as a business.

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142 – THE OT ROUNDTABLE – Do Occupational Therapy Practitioners Make Good Entrepreneurs?

What makes OT practitioners good (and bad) as entrepreneurs
Navigating the ins and outs of business without a business degree 
Importance of understanding finances 
Can anybody be an entrepreneur
Social entrepreneurship 

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141 – ALL ABOUT OCCUPATION ft Dr Allison Sullivan

Session Title “How Did I Get Here? One Occupational Therapist’s Search for Meaning” Session Details (TW // sexual violence) The purpose of this session is to provide my personal perspective as a practitioner, educator, and researcher on the topics identified as the focus of this seminar series. In these roles, I have attempted to understand…

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140 – OT and Pain ft Natalie Khan

This ep we have a look at that experience and then funnel down into her interest and experience living and working with chronic pain.

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139 – WFOT Congress with WFOT President Samantha Shann

We explored Samantha’s journey through the profession, how she got involved with WFOT, how she made it to the position of President and we explore the upcoming WFOT Congress in Paris.

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