OT Faculty Publishes Pilot Study

amb85083-Bahle-Lampe_Angela-365-webAngela Lampe, OTD, OTR/L, assistant professor in the Department of Occupational Therapy, Linda Gabriel, PhD, OTR/L, retired assistant professor in the Department of Occupational Therapy and Shirley Blanchard, PhD, ABDA, OTR/L, FAOTA, professor in the Department of Occupational Therapy, recently published in Occupational Therapy in Health Care. The survey study titled, “Practice, Knowledge and Needs of Occupational Therapy Practitioners Providing Services to Parents with Physical Impairments: A Pilot Study”.

This survey study describes practice patterns, knowledge, skills, resources and needs of occupational therapy practitioners providing services to parents with physical impairments primarily in outpatient rehabilitation, inpatient rehabilitation and acute care settings. Participants reported evaluating and providing interventions for nine role-focused parenting activities.