The Open Journal of Occupational Therapy

is a peer-reviewed, open-access journal with a mission to publish high quality articles that focus on applied research, practice, and education in the occupational therapy profession.
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Current Issue: Volume 6, Issue 4 (2018) Fall 2018

Letter from the Editor

Applied Research


Challenges and Resources Available for Mothers in Opiate Recovery: A Qualitative Study
Michelle A. Suarez, Wendy Horton-Bierema, and Caitlyn E. Bodine


Medication Management in Home Health Care Occupational Therapy Practice
Julie Blum, Jennifer Fogo, and Judith Malek-Ismail

Guidelines for Practice and Technological Guidelines


The Biopsychosocial Model: Application to Occupational Therapy Practice
Keith Gentry, Karen Snyder, Beth Barstow, and Jordan Hamson-Utley

Topics in Education


Hearing Voices Simulation: Impact on Occupational Therapy Students
Rebecca Ozelie, Paige Panfil, Nicole Swiderski, and Elizabeth Walz

Opinions in the Profession

Occupation and the Artist


Diane Powers-Foltz Dirette, Ph.D., OTL, FAOTA
Managing Editor
Ben J. Atchison, Ph.D., OTR/L, FAOTA
Associate Editor
Allison Chamberlain Fox, MS, OTR/L
Copy Editor
Cynthia J. Cunningham, Ph.D.
Art Editor
Jennifer Fortuna, MS, OTR/L

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Occupation and the Artist

The “Occupation and the Artist” section of OJOT highlights the use of art in the practice of OT and in the occupations of both consumers of OT services and its practitioners. Click here to explore this unique feature of OJOT.