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5 Home Modifications that OTs Often Overlook

Mandy Chamberlain MOTR/L Education & Tips for Independent Living 3 Comments

By Paige Hays OTR/L  Occupational Therapists are highly skilled at helping people improve safety and performance during daily activities at home. We often take on many roles, such as teaching proper technique for transfers, helping organize kitchens for energy conservation, replacing door knobs with levers, and determining the best kind of shower chair or toilet seat.  One of our unique …

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High Tech Home Modifications for the Generalist Occupational Therapist

Mandy Chamberlain MOTR/L Education & Tips for Independent Living 6 Comments

I can honestly say I am a “jack of all trades” in the occupational therapy world. I am not an assistive technology guru or even have easy access to someone that is, since I live in a rural community. But I DO complete a lot of home assessments and make recommendations on home modifications.  I am going to review what to …