Maggi Pivovar of Kansas City overcame a harrowing medical ordeal to become a devoted advocate for the profession. Pivovar shares her remarkable story with ADVANCE.
(cover photo courtesy Maggi Pivovar)
A new program in South Florida is incorporating art therapy into rehab for elderly persons. Creating mosaics lowers stress levels, reinforces ADLs and beautifies surroundings.
Occupational therapists are on the front lines of recognizing problem behaviors and treating or referring as necessary. New legislation needs widespread support.
An evidence-based combination of multi-system analysis and spinal mobility technique is elevating outcomes for people with SCI-related paralysis.
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