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Arizona OT Scope of Practice
How is occupational therapy defined in Arizona?
"Occupational therapy" means the use of therapeutic activities or modalities to promote engagement in activities with individuals who are limited by physical or cognitive injury or illness, psychosocial dysfunction, developmental or learning disabilities, sensory processing or modulation deficits or the aging process in order to achieve optimum functional performance, maximize independence, prevent disability and maintain health. Occupational therapy includes evaluation, treatment and consultation based on the client's temporal, spiritual and cultural values and needs.
What is included in the practice of occupational therapy?
Occupational therapy services in Arizona includes the following:
What is specifically excluded from the practice?
Are there any special trainings or requirements?
A.R.S. § 32-3401
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