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Kentucky Occupational Therapy Scope of Practice
How is occupational therapy defined in Kentucky?
"Practice of occupational therapy" means the therapeutic use of purposeful and meaningful occupations (goal-directed activities) to evaluate and treat individuals who have a disease or disorder, impairment, activity limitation, or participation restriction that interferes with their ability to function independently in daily life roles, and to promote health and wellness.
What is included in the practice of occupational therapy?
"Occupational therapy services" include but are not limited to:
What is specifically excluded from the practice?
Are there any special trainings or requirements?
Kentucky OT Physical Agent Modalities
Kentucky OT Low-Vision and Visual-Therapy Services
Ky, Rev. Stat. Ann. §319A.010