Poster Session  |   August 2016
Critical Perspectives on Occupational Therapy Practice in Resource-Scarce African Contexts
Author Affiliations
  • Duquesne University
Article Information
Advocacy / Centennial Vision / Education of OTs and OTAs / Professional Issues / Rehabilitation, Participation, and Disability / Basic Research
Poster Session   |   August 2016
Critical Perspectives on Occupational Therapy Practice in Resource-Scarce African Contexts
American Journal of Occupational Therapy, August 2016, Vol. 70, 7011505101p1. doi:10.5014/ajot.2016.70S1-PO1052
American Journal of Occupational Therapy, August 2016, Vol. 70, 7011505101p1. doi:10.5014/ajot.2016.70S1-PO1052
Abstract

Date Presented 4/7/2016

This study addresses the Centennial Vision of global connectedness. Challenges of providing services as well as contextual factors affecting the occupational therapy (OT) profession in African countries and successful innovative practice strategies are identified to add critical new perspectives on OT practice.

Primary Author and Speaker: Anne Marie Witchger

Additional Authors and Speakers: Jaime Muñoz, Chase Ratliff, Molly Edwards

Contributing Author: Francis Ekwan