Why I Chose Occupational Therapy

When I was in junior high and high school I enjoyed working and volunteering with individuals with disabilities. Because of this, I chose to get my undergraduate degree from the University of Illinois Urbana-Champaign in Human Development and Family studies. I went through a few career ideas while in college but ultimately knew working withContinue reading “Why I Chose Occupational Therapy”

Dos and Dont’s: Applying to OT School

With the Occupational Therapist Centralized Application Service (OTCAS) opening soon I wanted to include some tips for applicants. DO: Apply Early!Personally, I think this is the most important tip. Many schools have rolling admissions or early acceptance dates. Use this to your advantage! Typically you will have less people to compete against and can findContinue reading “Dos and Dont’s: Applying to OT School”