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Dealing with A Difficult OT Fieldwork Educator

dealing with a difficult ot fieldwork educator

Fieldwork placements come with all sorts of “new”: new setting, new commute, new knowledge, new experiences, new co-workers, new clinical instructors. And as if juggling all this newness isn’t challenging enough, some OT students get the added bonus of dealing with a clinical instructor who is not so inviting and …

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6 Things I Wish I Knew Before OT Fieldwork

6 things I wish I knew before OT Fieldwork tips

To begin with, level II fieldwork is an overwhelming experience. You are in a new and unfamiliar setting, you typically meet your supervisor the day you begin, and you may have no idea the expectations they have for you. For the first four weeks, you are a nervous wreck every …

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What Happens After Failing Fieldwork?

So, you think you might be failing Fieldwork… Imagine this You’re 10 weeks into your 12-week Level II Fieldwork placement and you find out that you won’t be passing. I’m sure there are more than a handful of you who have browsed various internet forums and read through horror stories …

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OT Fieldwork Advice From a Senior Therapist

Some OT Fieldwork Advice can make or break your clinical experience. Sure, you will probably pass, but it is all about having a great experience! Naomi Aaronson, an OT who has been practicing for 25 years, has put together this guide to help you prepare and succeed for Fieldwork. Whether …

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5 Tips to Crush Level II Fieldwork

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One of the most stressful parts of being an occupational therapy student is the level II fieldwork. A Level II is designed for you, the OT student to learn as much as you can clinically. The level II will allow you to take your textbook knowledge and apply it clinically. …

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