Occupational therapists treat injured, ill, or disabled patients through the therapeutic use of everyday activities. They help these patients develop, recover, improve, as well as maintain the skills needed for daily living and working.
Work related injuries-especially to the upper extremity.
Amputees and people with special prosthetics.
Stroke or heart attack victims.
People with arthritis, multiple sclerosis or permanent disabilities..
People with head injuries.
People suffering from severe burns and spinal cord trauma.