OTA and PTA Practice Resources

Patient Education Aids

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This site provides printable patient education aids for occupational therapy and physical therapy intervention in pdf format free of charge.

Both of these toolkits include a comprehensive collection of patient education handouts and treatment guides in pdf format. There is a fee to purchase these collections.


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Both articles support the role of the OTA & PTA in the provision of wheelchair mobility.

This on-line resource contains training videos as well as printed resources to support wheelchair training.

This is an annual conference in Toronto , ON and features representatives and equipment relevant to anyone involved with wheelchair mobility.

Clinical Anatomy

This manual is an evidenced based resource to maintain your clinical anatomy skills if you are new on the job or just returning back to work in a clinical environment.

Stroke Rehabilitation

This is a comprehensive database for health professionals and families who want comprehensive information on stroke rehabilitation.


T.A Use In Paediatric Setings

This website provides resources to promote the delivery of paediatric therapy in BC. There are some historical reports and research reviews on the use of assistants in paediatric settings that may be helpful for OTAs and PTAs interested in expanding their roles in paediatric populations.

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