Official Documents
Issue Date: August 2020
Published Online: August 31, 2020
Updated: September 03, 2020
Occupational Therapy Practice Framework: Domain and Process—Fourth Edition
Author Notes
  • Revised by the Commission on Practice, 2020
    Revised by the Commission on Practice, 2020×
  • Adopted by the Representative Assembly May, 2020
    Adopted by the Representative Assembly May, 2020×
  • Note. This document replaces the 2014 Occupational Therapy Practice Framework: Domain and Process (3rd ed.). Published in the American Journal of Occupational Therapy, 74(Suppl. 2), 7412410010. https://dx.doi.org/10.5014/ajot.2020.74S2001
    Note. This document replaces the 2014 Occupational Therapy Practice Framework: Domain and Process (3rd ed.). Published in the American Journal of Occupational Therapy, 74(Suppl. 2), 7412410010. https://dx.doi.org/10.5014/ajot.2020.74S2001×
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Official Documents   |   August 31, 2020
Occupational Therapy Practice Framework: Domain and Process—Fourth Edition
American Journal of Occupational Therapy, August 2020, Vol. 74, 7412410010. https://doi.org/10.5014/ajot.2020.74S2001
American Journal of Occupational Therapy, August 2020, Vol. 74, 7412410010. https://doi.org/10.5014/ajot.2020.74S2001
Abstract

The fourth edition of the Occupational Therapy Practice Framework: Domain and Process (hereinafter referred to as the OTPF–4), is an official document of the American Occupational Therapy Association (AOTA). Intended for occupational therapy practitioners and students, other health care professionals, educators, researchers, payers, policymakers, and consumers, the OTPF–4 presents a summary of interrelated constructs that describe occupational therapy practice.