Occupational Therapist Centralized Application Service (OTCAS)

Once you think things won’t change, they do. When I applied to OT school, you looked up each school’s admission requirements and followed each one’s guidelines. You felt bad for your references, “Hey I need another reference letter” and then you had to send your transcript out to each individual school. It felt like aContinue reading “Occupational Therapist Centralized Application Service (OTCAS)”

Preparing for Occupational Therapy Level II Fieldwork Placements in 2020 and 2021

Not to scare anyone with the image above. Unfortunately, this picture has some legitimacy. It is not an uncommon site these days on an acute care floor. This image is NOT 100% accurate with the level of PPE being worn by this student, however. Most hospitals, that I know of, will not allow student cliniciansContinue reading “Preparing for Occupational Therapy Level II Fieldwork Placements in 2020 and 2021”

Occupational Therapy – The gameplan for applying

“I believe luck is preparation meeting opportunity. If you hadn’t been prepared when the opportunity came along, you wouldn’t have been lucky.” Oprah Winfrey Life seems linear when you’re in school. On your first day you get a syllabus, it’s your guide for the entire semester! It holds the due dates, when you can anticipateContinue reading “Occupational Therapy – The gameplan for applying”