Occupational Therapy Definition

The use of productive or creative activity in the treatment or rehabilitation of physically or emotionally disabled people.
American Heritage Medicine
Therapy which restores, reinforces, and enhances the abilities of those diseased or injured to care for themselves, return to work, avoid further disability, etc., as by using work and play activity and by teaching techniques for adapting to individual environments.
Webster's New World

The therapeutic practice of encouraging better quality of life through the pursuit of work or other occupations.


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