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Friday, October 12 • 11:00am - 12:00pm
Occupational Therapy Abroad

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Have you ever wanted to provide occupational therapy services abroad, but don't quite know where to start? Do you worry that international opportunities end after academia? Two occupational therapy practitioners will share the impact that their "OT abroad" experiences have had on their career, the importance of cultural sensitivity, how providing therapy services internationally compares with serving in the United States, and how you too can get involved if you wish to pursue this path!

avatar for Carolyn Pluta, OT

Carolyn Pluta, OT

Director of Rehabilitation, Ensign Company
Carolyn Pluta is a bilingual occupational therapist and director of rehabilitation at Arvada Care and Rehabilitation. Her passions in occupational therapy include dementia care, spinal cord injury, positioning techniques, contracture management/prevention, and (her favorite) client... Read More →
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Patty Fantauzzo, OTA

Julia Temple Healthcare

Friday October 12, 2018 11:00am - 12:00pm PDT