Document Type

Podium Presentation


AOTA includes health promotion as an Intervention approach in the Occupational Therapy Practice Framework: Domain and Process. As health care professionals, occupational therapy practitioners are responsible for promoting public health and wellness. Occupational therapists need to educate parents and caregivers about the importance of varying infant positions, providing tummy time, and limiting infant time spent in baby gear.

Conference Name

AOTA National Conference

Sponsoring Organization

American Occupational Therapy Association

Conference Location

Besthesda, MD, USA

Conference Date

April 17, 2015