magic mobility challenge occupational deprivationOTs SHOULD CHALLENGE OCCUPATIONAL DEPRIVATION

Occupational Therapy Australia’s recent position paper spells out why OTs are professionally obliged to challenge policies, practices, and funding regimes that deny people meaningful occupations of their own choosing.

Expanding upon a recent "Views from the Chair" article, KathyB from Magic Mobility reviews the position paper and the assertion that for people stuck in the wrong wheelchair, the inability to get out and occupied with meaningful activities can have serious consequences.

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magic mobility challenge occupational deprivation

VIEW THE POSITION PAPER

Click view the position paper to view/download the position paper from the OTA site.