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The COTA Examination Review Guide

The COTA Examination Review Guide

  • Author: Caryn Johnson,Tina DeAngelis,Arlene Lorch
  • Publisher: F A Davis Company
  • ISBN: 9780803608443
  • Category: Medical
  • Page: 265
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"Excellent format and effective rationale for each item answers. Graduates have recommended this textbook strongly as a reliable resource to study for the certification exam. Keep up the good work!" -- Saritza Guzman-Sardina, OTA Program, Polk Community College, Winter Haven, Florida Questions in the 4th exam are grouped by population

COTA examination review guide

COTA examination review guide

  • Author: Caryn Johnson
  • Publisher: F. A. Davis Company
  • ISBN: N.A
  • Category: Medical
  • Page: 208
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Poepare your students for the NBCOT COTA exam with a review guide that has been highly recommended by educators and by students who have passed the exam! 1,000 review questions in five practice examinations help identify areas of weakness and improve test-taking performance. The questions familiarize students with the format of the questions in the actual examination. "Excellent format and effective rationale for each item answers. Graduates have recommended this textbook strongly as a reliable resource to study for the certification exam. Keep up the good work!" -- Saritza Guzman-Sardina, OTA Program, Polk Community College, Winter Haven, Florida

COTA examination review guide

COTA examination review guide

  • Author: Caryn Johnson
  • Publisher: F. A. Davis Company
  • ISBN: N.A
  • Category: Medical
  • Page: 208
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-- Provides information on applying for and preparing for the examination, followed by test-taking tips-- Five examinations, each containing 200 multiple-choice questions, for a total of 1,000, similar to those in the actual examination-- Answers to all questions are provided, along with detailed explanations and references-- Questions in the first four examinations are grouped by subject area: pediatrics, physical disabilities, psychosocial dysfunction, and professional practice-- The questions in the pediatric, physical disability, and psychosocial sections are further divided according to-- data collection-- treatment planning-- treatment implementation-- evaluating the treatment plan-- discharge planning-- The questions in the professional practice section are divided according to-- support service management-- promotion of professional practice-- The final examination mixes the questions as they would appear in the actual examination-- Answers to all questions are provided, along with a rationale and a reference for further study

Occupational Therapy Examination Review Guide

Occupational Therapy Examination Review Guide

  • Author: Caryn R Johnson,Tina DeAngelis,Mary Muhlenhaupt
  • Publisher: F.A. Davis
  • ISBN: 0803645147
  • Category: Medical
  • Page: 264
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Rely on the guide that has helped thousands of students pass their exams with exactly the practice they need. The 4th Edition mirrors the latest NBCOT exam blueprint and the question formats—multiple-choice and simulation at the difficulty level and in the decision-making style of the actual exam. More than 1,000 questions in five practice exams help you identify your strengths and weaknesses while you improve your test-taking performance.

Preparing for the Occupational Therapy National Board Exam

Preparing for the Occupational Therapy National Board Exam

45 Days and Counting

  • Author: Rosanne DiZazzo-Miller,Joseph M. Pellerito, Jr.
  • Publisher: Jones & Bartlett Publishers
  • ISBN: 1449610250
  • Category: Medical
  • Page: 494
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Preparing for the Occupational Therapy National Board Exam: 45 Days and Counting is a comprehensive overview for occupational therapy students preparing to take the National Board for Certification in Occupational Therapy (NBCOT) exam. Containing more than just study questions, this comprehensive review guide is organized by domain areas and each subject is addressed according to the degree it is covered on the NBCOT examination. Corresponding workbook pages include specific references to occupational therapy curricula, enabling additional exploration of content that is challenging or unfamiliar. Also included with each new print copy of the review guide, the companion CD-ROM simulates online testing with multiple choice practice questions, each providing evidence-based rationale for why a particular answer is correct or incorrect. Health and wellness is also addressed throughout the book with test-taking strategies, study plans, goal sheets and other stress-reducing tips. A well-rounded, informational, and helpful guide, Preparing for the Occupational Therapy National Board Exam: 45 Days and Counting is a valuable resource to help students prepare for the NBCOT exam. Features: Detailed schedule for 45-days of study In depth content outlines for each chapter References for each question with evidenced based rationale Over 100 Figures and Tables to illustrate key points Wellness Tips and Self Assessment forms to develop healthy study habits Study Plans and Goal Sheets to keep focused and on track Example of a completed study guide with resources *CD ROM with over 100 test questions, case studies, and work sheets *Please note: Electronic formats of this review guide do not include the CD ROM.

OTA Exam Review Manual

OTA Exam Review Manual

  • Author: Karen Sladyk
  • Publisher: SLACK Incorporated
  • ISBN: 9781556427015
  • Category: Medical
  • Page: 206
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Are you a student preparing for the NBCOT exam? Looking for only one study guide to help you prepare for this important day? Wondering what thousands of your peers and fellow students have relied on for their studying needs? The answer is the OTA Exam Review Manual-now available in a completely updated and revised second edition with over 550 questions. This invaluable study tool is designed to guide students through the studying process from start to finish. With a redesigned question format to match the NBCOT exam, more questions, and an on-line testing component, this second edition is a study guide that inspires critical thinking. Karen Sladyk and her co-authors incorporate domain-, task-, and knowledge-style questions as a way to prepare students for the pace of the NBCOT exam. This collection of questions enables students to think logically for the answers, not just practice for the exam. The OTA Exam Review Manual, Second Edition also includes an on-line testing component. With 250 questions (50 more than the previous edition), this feature assists students with integrated learning and the ability to maximize their computer testing skills. Covering topics such as study techniques, content outlines, fieldwork, and life after the exam, the OTA Exam Review Manual, Second Edition is the most current and extensive review on the market for OTA students. Features: Contains 550 questions (50 more than the previous edition) divided into 11 one-hour test period simulations Redesigned question format to match new NBCOT exam Includes a new user-friendly, on-line testing component incorporating domain-style questions from the book Worksheets, time organizers, and appendix resources

NBCOT-COTA Exam Secrets

NBCOT-COTA Exam Secrets

Your Key to Exam Success, NBCOT Test Practice & Review for the Certified Occupational Therapy Assistant Examination

  • Author: Mometrix Media
  • Publisher: Mometrix Media LLC
  • ISBN: 9781609710194
  • Category: Medical
  • Page: 128
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***Includes Practice Test Questions*** NBCOT-COTA Exam Secrets helps you ace the Certified Occupational Therapy Assistant Examination, without weeks and months of endless studying. Our comprehensive NBCOT-COTA Exam Secrets study guide is written by our exam experts, who painstakingly researched every topic and concept that you need to know to ace your test. Our original research reveals specific weaknesses that you can exploit to increase your exam score more than you've ever imagined. NBCOT-COTA Exam Secrets includes: The 5 Secret Keys to NBCOT Test Success: Time is Your Greatest Enemy, Guessing is Not Guesswork, Practice Smarter, Not Harder, Prepare, Don't Procrastinate, Test Yourself; A comprehensive General Strategy review including: Make Predictions, Answer the Question, Benchmark, Valid Information, Avoid Fact Traps, Milk the Question, The Trap of Familiarity, Eliminate Answers, Tough Questions, Brainstorm, Read Carefully, Face Value, Prefixes, Hedge Phrases, Switchback Words, New Information, Time Management, Contextual Clues, Don't Panic, Pace Yourself, Answer Selection, Check Your Work, Beware of Directly Quoted Answers, Slang, Extreme Statements, Answer Choice Families; A comprehensive review including: Nervous System, Signs and Symptoms, Major Hormones, Respiratory System, Cardiac Review, Psychological Processes, Reflex Development, Grief Process, Mental Health GAF Scale, Stages of Dementia, Psychosocial Development, Cognitive Development, Maslow's Hierarchy of Needs, Nutrient Review, Pediatric Conditions, Musculoskeletal Conditions, Organ Functions, Pathological Conditions, Basic Tissues, Special Tests, Exercise Principles, Brachial Plexus, Normal Lab Values, Modalities, Developmental Milestones, MET Review, Home Environment, Upper Extremity Review, Wheelchair Seating and Positioning, and much more...

Quick Reference to Occupational Therapy

Quick Reference to Occupational Therapy

  • Author: Kathlyn L. Reed
  • Publisher: N.A
  • ISBN: 9781416405450
  • Category: Occupational therapy
  • Page: 994
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Medical Terminology Systems

Medical Terminology Systems

A Body Systems Approach

  • Author: Barbara A Gylys,Mary Ellen Wedding
  • Publisher: F.A. Davis
  • ISBN: 0803658680
  • Category: Medical
  • Page: 591
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You’ll begin by learning the parts of word roots, combining forms, suffixes, and prefixes. Then, use your understanding of word parts to learn medical terminology. Mnemonic devices and engaging, interactive activities make word-building fun and easy, ensuring you retain the information you need for success.

Psychosocial Occupational Therapy

Psychosocial Occupational Therapy

A Clinical Practice

  • Author: Elizabeth Cara,Anne MacRae
  • Publisher: Cengage Learning
  • ISBN: 9781401812324
  • Category: Medical
  • Page: 745
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This reorganization mirrors the general trend in psychiatry and mental health to intervene more aggressively using medicine and assessments, to evaluate and treat more briefly, to focus on function, and to use community settings. Thoroughly revised and restructured, this text is an important addition to any occupational therapy library."--BOOK JACKET.

Physical Dysfunction Practice Skills for the Occupational Therapy Assistant

Physical Dysfunction Practice Skills for the Occupational Therapy Assistant

  • Author: Mary Beth Early
  • Publisher: Mosby Incorporated
  • ISBN: 9780323112666
  • Category: Medical
  • Page: N.A
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This is a Pageburst digital textbook; Designed as both a practical clinical reference and a comprehensive classroom text, the second edition of Physical Dysfunction Practice Skills for the Occupational Therapy Assistant meets the need of OTA programs for a focused, easy-to-use approach to physical dysfunction. This new edition is thoroughly updated and expanded to include areas such as work, habits of health and wellness, leisure and social participation, and activities and occupations of daily living. Special boxes provide snapshots of real-life situations and solutions. Case studies threaded throughout the chapters apply key concepts in a real-life setting. Selected Reading Guide Questions and Summaries help students assess and evaluate the material they have learned. Evidence-based content, including clinical trials and outcome studies, shows the evidentiary basis for OTA practice. Key Terms, and Chapter Objectives lay out essential information in each chapter. A client-centered approach to treatment and maintenance of health allows the OTA to include the client when making decisions about planning and treatment. Three new chapters cover information on Work, Habits of Health and Wellness, and Leisure and Social Participation. Expanded to reflect emerging practices and the changing field.

Occupational Therapy with Elders - eBook

Occupational Therapy with Elders - eBook

Strategies for the Occupational Therapy Assistant

  • Author: Helene Lohman,Sue Byers-Connon,Rene Padilla
  • Publisher: Elsevier Health Sciences
  • ISBN: 0323528864
  • Category: Medical
  • Page: 384
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Get the focused foundation you need to successfully work with older adults. Occupational Therapy with Elders: Strategies for the COTA, 4th Edition is the only comprehensive book on geriatric occupational therapy designed specifically for the certified occupational therapy assistant. It provides in-depth coverage of each aspect of geriatric practice — from wellness and prevention to death and dying. Expert authors Helene Lohman, Sue Byers-Connon, and René Padilla offer an unmatched discussion of diverse populations and the latest on geriatric policies and procedures in this fast-growing area of practice. You will come away with a strong foundation in aging trends and strategies for elder care in addition to having a deep understanding of emerging areas such as low-vision rehabilitation, driving and mobility issues, Alzheimer’s disease and other forms of dementia, new technological advancements, health literacy, public policy, dignity therapy, and more. Plus, you will benefit from 20 additional evidence briefs and numerous case studies to help apply all the information you learn to real-life practice. It’s the focused, evidence-based, and client-centered approach that every occupational therapy assistant needs to effectively care for today’s elder patients. UNIQUE! Focus on the occupational therapy assistant highlights the importance of COTAs to the care of elder clients. Unique! Attention to diverse populations and cultures demonstrates how to respect and care for clients of different backgrounds. UNIQUE! Discussion of elder abuse, battered women, and literacy includes information on how the OTA can address these issues that are often overlooked. User resources on Evolve feature learning activities to help you review what you have learned and assess your comprehension. Case studies at the end of certain chapters illustrate principles and help you understand content as it relates to real-life situations. Multidisciplinary approach demonstrates the importance of collaboration between the OT and OTA by highlighting the OTA’s role in caring for the elderly and how they work in conjunction with occupational therapists. Key terms, chapter objectives, and review questions are found in each chapter to help identify what information is most important. NEW! 20 Additional evidence briefs have been added to reinforce this book’s evidence-based client-centered approach. NEW! Incorporation of EMR prevalence and telehealth as a diagnostic and monitoring tool have been added throughout this new edition. NEW! Expanded content on mild cognitive impairment, health literacy, and chronic conditions have been incorporated throughout the book to reflect topical issues commonly faced by OTs and OTAs today. NEW! Coverage of technological advancements has been incorporated in the chapter on sensory impairments. NEW! Other updated content spans public policy, HIPAA, power of attorney, advanced directives, alternative treatment settings, dignity therapy, and validation of the end of life. NEW! Merged chapters on vision and hearing impairments create one sensory chapter that offers a thorough background in both areas.

Certified Ophthalmic Technician Exam Review Manual

Certified Ophthalmic Technician Exam Review Manual

  • Author: Janice K. Ledford
  • Publisher: SLACK Incorporated
  • ISBN: 9781556426483
  • Category: Medical
  • Page: 256
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The Certified Ophthalmic Technician Exam Review Manual, Second Edition delivers the essentials you need for certification as an ophthalmic technician. Updated to include the latest JCAHPO® criteria, this helpful resource contains over 1,300 exam-style questions and explanatory answers covering everything you need to know. Learn new study habits, adopt effective test-taking strategies, and polish your understanding of important subjects with this helpful manual. Topics covered include contact lenses, pharmacology, photography and motility, advanced optics, tonometry, and much more. Photographs and diagrams complement the material by providing visual interpretation. A brand name drug list is also included for your reference. Certified Ophthalmic Technician Exam Review Manual, Second Edition is an excellent learning text for students seeking to develop their knowledge in the field of eyecare, as well as a useful reference for physicians. Features: Study tips and hints. An "Answers by Category" section that allows students to identify weak areas. Explanatory answers for every question. Computer testing information.

Functional Performance in Older Adults

Functional Performance in Older Adults

  • Author: Bette R Bonder,Vanina Dal Bello-Haas
  • Publisher: F.A. Davis
  • ISBN: 0803658834
  • Category: Medical
  • Page: 600
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Support the very best health, well-being, and quality of life for older adults! Here’s the ideal resource for rehabilitation professionals who are working with or preparing to work with older adults! You’ll find descriptions of the normal aging process, discussions of how health and social factors can impede your clients’ ability to participate in regular activities, and step-by-step guidance on how to develop strategies for maximizing their well-being.

Management and Administration for the OTA

Management and Administration for the OTA

Leadership and Application Skills

  • Author: Karen Jacobs
  • Publisher: Slack
  • ISBN: 9781630910655
  • Category: Leadership
  • Page: 192
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Comprehensive skills in management, administration, and leadership are essential for occupational therapy assistants (OTA) in their daily interactions with their clients in various health care environments. Inside Management and Administration for the OTA: Leadership and Application Skills, Dr. Karen Jacobs has gathered an expert team of 11 contributors of clinicians, academicians, administrators, managers, and graduate students to address each of the ACOTE Standards with a focus on evidence-based literature and examples of the leadership and management skills needed as an OTA. What you will learn from Management and Administration for the OTA: Contexts and Health Care--the potential impact of policy issues as they relate to the practice of occupational therapy Leadership and Advocacy--two important roles that OTAs need to assume to be agents of change Credentialing--introduces the national requirements for credentialing and for licensure, certification or registration under state laws Reimbursement--the various reimbursement systems requirements that affect the practice of occupational therapy Marketing and Promoting--The role of the OTA to promote the distinct value of occupational therapy to the public, as well as other professionals, service providers, consumers, third-party payers, and regulatory bodies Documentation and Quality Improvement--to ensure the OTA provides the highest quality of occupational therapy services Supervision--to understand the important relationship between the OTA, the OT, and nonprofessional personnel Fieldwork--to understand the role, criteria, and components of the OTA in fieldwork education Communication Skills--define health literacy and discuss how to use this concept to better understand the client, the client's health environment, and the client's occupations and health activities Ethics--explore the components of ethics that impact the delivery of occupational therapy and the foundational skills and knowledge needed by the OTA to maintain high standards of responsible, ethical practice Scholarship and Scholarly Practice--assists the OTA with how to articulate the importance of how scholarly activities and the evidence-based literature contribute to the distinct value and advancement of occupational therapy The chapters of Management and Administration for the OTA: Leadership and Application Skills also includes 5 key vocabulary terms and their definitions, case examples relevant to the content, website resources, and multiple choice review questions. Instructors in educational settings can visit www.efacultylounge.com for additional materials to be used for teaching in the classroom. Straightforward, comprehensive, and user-friendly, Management and Administration for the OTA: Leadership and Application Skills will provide OTA students and clinicians with an essential resource for their future success.

1001 Pediatric Treatment Activities

1001 Pediatric Treatment Activities

Creative Ideas for Therapy Sessions

  • Author: Ayelet H. Danto,Michelle Pruzansky
  • Publisher: Slack
  • ISBN: 9781617119309
  • Category: Medical
  • Page: 256
  • View: 2008
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When working with children for extended periods of time in the same environment, it can be challenging to find and develop new and exciting treatment activities. Look to the updated Second Edition of 1001 Pediatric Treatment Activities: Creative Ideas for Therapy Sessions to provide you with new ideas and activities designed to enhance your treatment session while maintaining your client's attention and interest. This user-friendly guide by Ayelet Danto and Michelle Pruzansky will provide hundreds of new ideas and activities designed to enhance your treatment session while maintaining your pediatric client's attention and interest. Simple language is used and various photographs are provided with many activities to ensure this text is a quick and easy reference for the busy practitioner. Also included in many chapters is a list of compensatory strategies that may be employed by the therapist to assist the child who is deficient in a particular skill. New to the Second Edition: - A new appendix of iPhone and Android Apps that contains over 170 therapeutic activities to work on a variety of skills and areas in the pediatric population - 70 additional pictures to help explain various activities - 50 new and fun activities - Four new chapters have been added on Increasing Arches of the Foot, Decreasing External Rotation of the Hips, Decreasing Internal Rotation of the Hips, and Addressing Toe Walking, all dedicated to improving gait patterns. 1001 Pediatric Treatment Activities, Second Edition covers treatment areas that are typically addressed in pediatric therapy including sensory integration; visual system; dissociation activities; hand skills; body strengthening and stabilizing; cognitive and higher-level skill building; social skills; and improving gait patterns. Each chapter includes: - A brief description explaining the treatment topic - An explanation of why a particular skill is important - A list of treatment ideas and ac

Management Skills for the Occupational Therapy Assistant

Management Skills for the Occupational Therapy Assistant

  • Author: Amy Solomon,Karen Jacobs
  • Publisher: SLACK Incorporated
  • ISBN: 9781556425387
  • Category: Medical
  • Page: 175
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Management Skills for the Occupational Therapy Assistant is a unique and comprehensive new text on management specifically written for the occupational therapy assistant. One of the only texts on this emerging topic in OTA, the student and practitioner alike will find this text beneficial to the learning process faced by students as they prepare for this step in their education and careers. The text's chapters cover important areas of skills such as communication, ethics, reimbursement, and managing change. To assist the reader with integrating the material presented, a section called "Skills You Will Use" precedes each chapter. The user-friendly case studies facilitate student-directed learning, allowing for a complete learning experience. Review questions at the end of each chapter will assist students in tracking and evaluating their own personal growth. Management Skills for the Occupational Therapy Assistant is an excellent resource to be added to the personal libraries of all in OTA. Additional Chapter Topics Include: Roles and Responsibilities of the Occupational Therapy Assistant in Management History of Health Care Management Personnel Considerations and Supervision Continuous Quality Improvement

National physical therapy examination review & study guide

National physical therapy examination review & study guide

  • Author: Susan B. O'Sullivan,Raymond P. Siegelman
  • Publisher: N.A
  • ISBN: N.A
  • Category: Medical
  • Page: 394
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Ota's Guide to Documentation

Ota's Guide to Documentation

Writing Soap Notes

  • Author: Marie Morreale,Sherry Borcherding
  • Publisher: Slack
  • ISBN: 9781630912963
  • Category:
  • Page: 250
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Now updated to itsFourth Edition, The OTA's Guide to Documentation: Writing SOAP Notescontains the step-by-step instruction needed to learn occupational therapy documentation and meet the legal, ethical, and professional documentation standards required for clinical practice and reimbursement of services. Written in an easy-to-read- format, this Fourth Edition by Marie J. Morreale and Sherry Borcherding will aid occupational therapy assistants (OTAs) in learning the purpose and standards of documentation throughout all stages of the occupational therapy process and different areas of clinical practice. Essentials of documentation, reimbursement, and best practice are reflected in the many examples presented throughout The OTA's Guide to Documentation: Writing SOAP Notes, Fourth Edition, including a practical method for goal writing (COAST), which is explained thoroughly. Worksheets and learning activities provide the reader with multiple opportunities to practice observation skills and clinical reasoning, learn documentation methods, create occupation-based goals, and develop a repertoire of professional language. Answers to all the worksheets are provided to enable independent study, and a detachable summary sheet can be pulled out and carried to clinical sites as a reminder of the necessary contents for a SOAP note. Templates are provided to assist beginning OTA students in formatting occupation-based SOAP notes and the task of documentation is broken down into smaller units to make learning easier. Other formats and methods of recording client care are also explained, such as the use of electronic health records and narrative notes. This text also presents an overview of the initial evaluation process delineating the roles of the OT and OTA and guidelines for implementing appropriate interventions. New in the Fourth Edition: Incorporation of the Occupational Therapy Practice Framework: Domain and Process, Third Edition and other updated American Occupational Therapy Association documents Additional information on electronic health records and more examples from emerging niches of occupational therapy practice Updated information to meet Medicare Part B and other third party payer requirements Additional lists of professional language and abbreviations Extra tips for avoiding common documentation mistakes New tables, worksheets, and learning activities Instructors in educational settings can visit www.efacultylounge.com for additional material to be used in the classroom. Updated with new features and information,The OTA's Guide to Documentation: Writing SOAP Notes, Fourth Edition offers both the instruction and multiple opportunities to practice documentation, providing OTAs with the necessary skills to record client care effectively. Bonus Video Content: When you purchase a new copy of The OTA's Guide to Documentation: Writing SOAP Notes, Fourth Edition, you will receive access to scenario-based videos to practice the documentation process.