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 7, Issue 1 (2019) Winter 2019

Letter from the Editor


State of the Journal: Moving Forward
Diane Powers-Foltz Dirette

Applied Research


Effects of Partnerships between Adolescents with Developmental Disabilities and Service Dogs
Terry K. Crowe, Jean C. Deitz, Melissa Y. Winkle, Rachel A. Nelson, and Jennifer Woolf


The Sensory Processing 3-Dimensions Scale: Initial Studies of Reliability and Item Analyses
Shelley Mulligan, Sarah A. Schoen, Lucy Jane Miller, Andrea Valdez, and Deborah Magalhaes


Older Adults and Photo-Elicited Perspectives on Shopping for Groceries in a Changing Community
Lori E. Breeden, Alessandra Planera, Lauren Kirchner, Samantha Asencio, Matthew Branden, Evan Dunlap, Alex Robinson, Samantha Stevens, and Sally Wasmuth

Topics in Education


Occupational Therapist Licensure Revocation by State Licensing Boards
Regina Drummond, Myrel Agbayani, Christine Chong, Chris Josko, Shelby Murley, and Brenda M. Coppard


Enhancing Collaborative Practices with Preprofessional Occupational Therapists and Early Childhood Special Education Student Teachers: A Pilot Study
Kathleen M. Farrand, Megan Troxel Deeg, Oaklee Rogers, Allison M. Mullady, Stephanie S. Williams, and Bjorg T. LeSueur

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.