Hand Therapy

Promoting Hand Therapy

The Philadelphia Hand Center educates communities and therapists both regionally and globally.

Career Development

Tips for Time Management

Meal and clothing delivery services are among the options to help OT professionals manage busy lives.


Rising to the Challenge

Children with neurological conditions reap many rewards from maintaining an upright posture.


Benefits of Early Patient Mobilization

Evidence from over a century ago touts the advantages of early mobility.

Features Archive

OT Names & Faces

October 2016

See who is making news and notable career moves in the occupational therapy world.

Student & New Grad Center

New! Top Story

Working Toward Wellness

Working Toward Wellness

Occupational therapy moves to the forefront of preventive medicine.

Main Center

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Student & New Grad Center

From student handouts to feature stories, browse our full center here!

Top OT Grad Schools 2016

Top OT Schools

Which Schools Made the Cut?

Use this list to help narrow down your wish list or see where your current school stands!


New! Holistic OT

It's Time for an OT Education Standard on Integrative Health

New! From the Wellness Coach

Back to School Notes!

OT Blogs

Energizing Healthcare

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What Makes "Occupation," Therapy?

The importance of focus in OT.


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Healthcare Heroes

As the world struggles to make sense of violent attacks, healthcare workers galvanize to save lives.

When OTs Wore White Shoes

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Health and Wellness Fairs

Fairs and other events are a good opportunity for OTs.

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Coloring Therapy

Therapy for Therapists

Need to relax after a busy day at work? Print our designs now to start feeling the benefits of coloring therapy... and share with your patients too.
Plus, enter our coloring contest!

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Focus on Education

ADVANCE Focus on Education

A comprehensive resource filled with articles on improving your career through education.

Healthcare Careers

ADVANCE for Healthcare Careers

Resources to help you continue growing in your professional journey.




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Salary Center

Salary Center

NEW! Salary Center

Stay up-to-date on salary trends with features, surveys and more!

The Gender Divide

Who earns more -- male or female OTs?
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2016 OT Salary Survey Results

See the results of our survey and how your pay compares to other occupational therapists.

Educational Handouts

New! Patient Handout

Five Things to Expect After Spine Surgery

Five Things to Expect After Spine Surgery

Rehabilitation can retrain newly repaired structures.

What is Dry Needling?

What is Dry Needling?

More patients are inquiring about this mysterious pain relief technique.

Handouts Archive

Browse our library of helpful printable resources archived by easy-to-access categories.

ADVANCE 2016 OT of the Year

Meet Our Winner

This holistic-minded OT connects with a broad spectrum of populations.

Honorable Mentions

These OTs deserve a spotlight on their hard work and dedication to occupational therapy.


New! Photo Gallery

OT of the Year 2016

OT of the Year 2016

Frankie Burget treats a diverse population with many unique, holistic techniques.


Heroic History Maker

Heroic History-Maker

Zion Harvey becomes the world's first pediatric bilateral hand-transplant recipient

Photo Gallery

Another Day in Paradise

Another Day in Paradise

OTs in Hawaii treat a diverse culture in dramatic surroundings.

Multimedia Archive


Top OT Jobs for October 2016

Stay on top of the latest employment trends, or use these links as inspiration for your job search.

Job Opportunities

Opinion Poll


We Want to Hear From You!

Do you think OTAs are properly utilized/recognized in the occupational therapy profession?
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What is Executive Function Disorder?

Often confused with ADHD and learning disorders, children with EFD have difficulty staying on task.

ADVANCE Healthcare Jobs

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Turn to our healthcare job board for the latest career opportunities for OTs at all levels and settings. Save searches, get job alerts, create or upload a resume, apply quickly & track your applications.


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