Training needs of pediatric occupational therapists in assistive technology.

@article{Long2007TrainingNO,
  title={Training needs of pediatric occupational therapists in assistive technology.},
  author={Toby M. Long and Maria Woolverton and Deborah F. Perry and M Thomas},
  journal={The American journal of occupational therapy : official publication of the American Occupational Therapy Association},
  year={2007},
  volume={61 3},
  pages={
          345-54
        }
}
  • T. Long, M. Woolverton, M. Thomas
  • Published 1 May 2007
  • Medicine, Psychology
  • The American journal of occupational therapy : official publication of the American Occupational Therapy Association
The training of providers working with children who need assistive technology devices or services has not kept pace with the explosion of new, more sophisticated assistive technology devices now available. [] Key Method This article reports on a national survey of 272 pediatric occupational therapists, who responded to questions about their training needs in the area of assistive technology and delivering assistive technology services. A sizable percentage of these therapists reported less-than-adequate…

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