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Issue Date: November/December 2020
Published Online: September 30, 2020
Updated: December 22, 2020
Guidelines for Reentry Into the Field of Occupational Therapy
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Official Documents   |   September 30, 2020
Guidelines for Reentry Into the Field of Occupational Therapy
American Journal of Occupational Therapy, September 2020, Vol. 74, 7413410010. https://doi.org/10.5014/ajot.2020.74S3003
American Journal of Occupational Therapy, September 2020, Vol. 74, 7413410010. https://doi.org/10.5014/ajot.2020.74S3003
Abstract

These guidelines are designed to assist occupational therapists and occupational therapy assistants who have left the field of occupational therapy for 24 months or more and have chosen to return to the profession and deliver occupational therapy services. The guidelines represent minimum recommendations only and are designed to support practitioners in meeting their ethical obligation to maintain high standards of competence and to provide guidance to regulatory bodies.