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Enroll in Trinity’s OTA Program!

Occupational Therapy

Trinity is the only university in the District of Columbia that offers a two-year Associates of Applied Science degree program to become an occupational therapy assistant (OTA).

The OTA program at Trinity prepares the student to be an occupational therapy practitioner who works under the supervision and in cooperation with an occupational therapist (OT) to help people across the lifespan engage in the things they need and want to do through the therapeutic use of everyday activities called OCCUPATIONS (AOTA, 2012).

Occupational Therapy is an exciting and dynamic health profession which affords the student many opportunities to work in hospitals, rehabiltitation, skilled nursing, community programs, schools, private practice, and mental health settings; work with individuals, organizations and populations.

“Living Life to Its Fullest” is the goal of occupational therapy.

Learn more about Trinity’s Occupational Therapy Assistant Program.

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Contact us
Jan Kress, Program Director
KressJ@trinitydc.edu

Tasha Champagne, Academic Fieldwork Coordinator
ChampagneT@trinitydc.edu

Stephanie Grissom, Academic Advisor
GrissomS@trinitydc.edu
202-884-9690

 

Trinity Washington University holds Candidacy Status from the
Accreditation Council for Occupational Therapy Education (ACOTE)
c/o Accreditation Department
American Occupational Therapy Association (AOTA)
4720 Montgomery Lane, Suite 200
Bethesda, MD 20814-3449 301-652-AOTA

http://www.acoteonline.org/


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