An occupational therapy assistant plays an essential role in helping patients achieve independence and improve the quality of everyday life. Working directly with patients, the occupational therapy assistant is often part of a larger patient...Read More
What Nursing Program Does St Andrews University Offer?
Overview St Andrews is proud to announce its new Bachelor of Science Nursing program. The Pre-licensure BSN option is 4 years in length and occurs in two stages. The first stage requires students to take...Read More
BSOTA Program Director Publishes Article in AOTA’s May 2020 SIS Quarterly Practice Supplement
Rachelle Lydell, MSOT, OTR/L and SAU BSOTA Program director was pleased to announce the publication of an article in which she coauthored with faculty from University of Missouri – Columbia School of Health Professions...Read More
AOTA Releases New Logo and Design: Symbolizing Unity in the Profession
AOTA’s new logo and design signifies the steadfast commitment of the occupational therapy profession to empower its practitioners and students to promote the distinct value of occupational therapy, and lead the profession into the future...Read More
IDS 290 – Black Lives Matter: An Open Conversation
IDS 290 - Black Lives Matter: An Open Conversation (Wednesdays @ 7 PM over Zoom) is open to all students and community members at no charge. Students should contact their advisors to enroll. Community members interested...Read More
AOTA Board of Directors Creates Diversity and Inclusion Task Force
Equity, Inclusion, and Diversity comprise one of the aspirational pillars of AOTA’s Vision 2025 and are essential elements of the occupational therapy profession. As occupational therapy clinicians, our foundational pillars of care are rooted in...Read More
Celebrating 100 years of Occupational Therapy: The American Occupational Therapy Association’s (AOTA) Vision for 2025
AOTA presented Vision 2025 in 2016, as the profession’s vision statement, built on the work of the Centennial Vision and to guide the profession beyond its 100-year anniversary in 2017. As an inclusive profession, occupational...Read More
Occupational Therapy at SAU: The First of its Kind!
Greetings and welcome to the Bachelor of Science in Occupational Therapy Assisting (BSOTA) with a minor in Health Services Administration (HSA) program website blog! Did you know that this is the first time in the...Read More