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Where do Occupational Therapists work?

Occupational therapists work in many different practice settings including hospitals, day care facilities, nursing homes,schools, universities, community centres and workplaces. Many also work in private practice and provide occupational therapy in the client's home or residential setting.

The following are just some of the areas where Occupational Therapists work:

  • Child and Adolescent Mental Health
  • Adult Mental Health
  • Old Age Psychiatry
  • Alcohol and Addiction Services
  • Neurology
  • Stroke Rehabilitation
  • Brain Injury Rehabilitation
  • Hand Therapy and Rehabilitation
  • Older Persons Healthcare
  • Paediatric Healthcare and Rehabilitation
  • Intellectual Disability
  • Palliative Care and Oncology
  • Orthopaedics
  • Musculoskeletal Disorder
  • Rheumatology
  • Pain Management
  • Housing Adaptations
  • Specialist seating
  • Ergonomics
  • Vocational Rehabilitation
  • Acute Hospital Healthcare
  • Nursing Home and Residential Care
  • Primary and Community Care
  • Private Healthcare
  • Schools and Universities
  • Healthcare Management


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