Poster Session  |   August 2016
Career Transitions in Occupational Therapy
Author Affiliations
  • Quinnipiac University
Article Information
Basic Research
Poster Session   |   August 2016
Career Transitions in Occupational Therapy
American Journal of Occupational Therapy, August 2016, Vol. 70, 7011505154p1. doi:10.5014/ajot.2016.70S1-PO5063
American Journal of Occupational Therapy, August 2016, Vol. 70, 7011505154p1. doi:10.5014/ajot.2016.70S1-PO5063
Abstract

Date Presented 4/8/2016

A qualitative, phenomenological approach was used to explore the experiences of six occupational therapists who made career transitions. Results showed the necessity of support systems, on-the-job training, and education to make a smooth transition as well as the need for professional guidelines.

Primary Author and Speaker: Ashley Sarrat

Additional Author and Speaker: Betsey Smith