News from the State Programs
South University-Richmond OTA Students Getting Hands on Learning
The first student cohort in the OTA program at South University-Richmond are learning first hand in the lab and classroom about activity analysis, teaching and learning, pediatric interventions and use of crafts in occupational Therapy. They also had the privilege of a guest lecture on the topic of assistive technology with Jayne Shepherd, MS, OTR/L from VCU.
Students are heading into their final didactic quarter in Spring 2017 before heading out on Level II Fieldwork beginning in the summer. South University-Richmond had their ACOTE Onsite Evaluation visit in early February and are eagerly awaiting results following the next ACOTE meeting.