What does a Occupational Therapist do?

An occupational therapist teaches people that are usually disabled or have had a traumatic injury how to do everyday tasks in a way that their disability allows. They also teach people how to use different tools and adaptive equipment to accomplish tasks that they may not be able to do without the tools. You can find occupational therapists in hospitals, acute care facilities, rehabilitation centers, nursing homes, etc. For more information, look here: