This weeks #Otalk is on the topic of “promoting the profession” and will be hosted by Mark Whiteman (@mrkwhtmnOT).
This weeks #Otalk is on the topic of “Assessing toileting” and will be hosted by Kate Sheehan (@TheOTService).
This weeks #OTalk is on the topic of group work within occupational therapy and will be hosted by Elinor Jordan (@Elinor_OT).
Groups at the forefront of occupational therapy practice; myth or reality?
November 14-20 2016 is Self Care Week.
Further information from the NHS can be found here: Self Care Week 2016
This year’s theme is health literacy and the strapline is
Understanding Self Care for Life.
Obesity is becoming a worldwide challenge with a growing number of people becoming overweight. According to a recent global study that reviewed the prevalence of obesity in the world, 2.1 billion people (close to 30% of the population) are overweight or obese, putting themselves at risk for diabetes, heart disease and cancers.