Clinical Practice, EBP & Research, Exploring the Role of Occupational Therapy, Leadership, MDT, Occupational Therapy in Practice, OTalk, Practice Development, Professionalism

#OTalk 10th October – Using social, print or broadcast media to promote the profession.

This weeks #Otalk is on the topic of “promoting the profession” and will be hosted by Mark Whiteman (@mrkwhtmnOT).

Continue reading “#OTalk 10th October – Using social, print or broadcast media to promote the profession.”

Assessment, Clinical Practice, EBP & Research, MDT, Occupational Therapy in Practice, OTalk, Practice Development

#OTalk 17th January – Groups at the forefront of occupational therapy practice; myth or reality?

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?

Continue reading “#OTalk 17th January – Groups at the forefront of occupational therapy practice; myth or reality?”

Clinical Practice, Exploring the Role of Occupational Therapy, MDT, Occupational Therapy in Practice, Practice Development, Uncategorized

#OTalk 15th November 2016 – NHS Self Care Week

November 14-20 2016 is Self Care Week.

scwwebbuttonlg2016

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.

Continue reading “#OTalk 15th November 2016 – NHS Self Care Week”

Assessment, Clinical Practice, Exploring the Role of Occupational Therapy, MDT, Occupational Therapy in Practice

#OTalk – 21st June 2016 – Seating Patients with a Bariatric Condition ​

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.

Continue reading “#OTalk – 21st June 2016 – Seating Patients with a Bariatric Condition ​”