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#occhat Grabchat – Boredom (7th May 2013)

Thank you to everyone who participated in last night’s (un-boring) chat! I’d like to add a quote that someone posted in the ‘Mindfulness’ Facebook group in response to my blog post:   The Other Side of Boredom When you are really bored, the best thing you can do is sit down and let yourself experience … Continue reading

#occhat – Occupational Interventions (12 March 2013) Grabchat

Here is the grabchat for the Occupational Interventions chat. Thanks Clarissa for grabbing. Involved … @kirstyes @BillWongOT @Symbolic_Life @Richardsblister @Helen_otuk @OTalk_Occhat @Georgia_Fair @charl885 @AnnabelFenn @clissa89 @gilliancrossley @zzzoooman @pd2ot @socphd @SarahDobby77094 @gcarinlevy @MissHeldi @Keeper85 @allisulli @PamelaTiree @Wardmans @CharOTReilly @Donna_Peach @SallyJudges @OTsinlondon @COTSSTO @CastleDaisy @amanda_stand @loobit_lou @BAOTCOT @h_parsons @Jen_OT_Student Top resources … http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/9588260 http://www.hcpc-uk.org/Assets/documents/100035B7Social_media_guidance.pdf http://pd2ot.wordpress.com/2012/05/31/ot-disdain-to-delight/ https://otalkocchats.wordpress.com/2013/03/11/occhat-occupational-interventions-tues-mar-12th-2013/ http://www.helensandersonassociates.co.uk/reading-room/how/person-centred-thinking/person-centred-thinking-tools.aspxContinue reading

Grabchat – New Year’s ResOTlutions

So what did you all decide to work on this year? Take a look at the Grabchat below and remember to add your finalised projects/targets (we preferred that to resolutions) in the comments below. We’ll have a review in 6 months to see how we’re all getting along. Involved … @kirstyes @BillWongOT @OTalk_Occhat @allisulli @CharOTReilly … Continue reading

Grabchat for #OTalk Apps in Practice

We had a great discussion about using apps in OT practice last night- so many great resources were shared and great ideas for outcomes measurement, and for areas of practice to use apps in. Our #OTalk Community It was also great to see so many first-time #OTalkers- we really want to make you feel welcome … Continue reading

#occhat Nov 20th 2012- equipment and occupation

Why Equipment? One of the things that non-OTs associate us with is the issuing of equipment, and indeed, facilitating occupation through the use of adaptive equipment is a key part of our OT role. Assistive Equipment is simple, isn’t it? But there are lots of instances where trained support workers, physios and nurses now offer … Continue reading