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Alaska Occupational Therapy Scope of Practice
How is occupational therapy defined in Alaska?
“Occupational therapy” means, for compensation, the use of purposeful activity, evaluation, treatment, and consultation with human beings whose ability to cope with the tasks of daily living are threatened with, or impaired by developmental deficits, learning disabilities, aging, poverty, cultural differences, physical injury or illness, or psychological and social disabilities to maximize independence, prevent disability, and maintain health.
What is included in the practice of occupational therapy?
The practice of occupational therapy in Alaska includes:
What is specifically excluded from the practice?
Are there any special trainings or requirements?
AS § 08.84.190