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 4 (2019) Fall 2019

Letter from the Editor

Applied Research


Effects of Maternal Views and Support on Childhood Development Through Joint Play
Amiya Waldman-Levi, Sherraine Grinion, and Laurette Olson


Use of the STAR PROCESS for Children with Sensory Processing Challenges
Sarah A. Schoen, Lucy Jane Miller, Stephen Camarata, and Andrea Valdez


Yoga and Autism: Students’ Perspectives on the Get Ready To Learn Yoga Program
Lauren E. Milton, Selena Bantel, KayeLee Calmer, Marlee Friedman, Elizabeth Haley, and Lauren Rubarts


Productivity Standards and the Impact on Quality of Care: A National Survey of Inpatient Rehabilitation Professionals
Leslie E. Bennett, Vanessa D. Jewell, Linda Scheirton, Molly McCarthy, and Brittney C. Muir


Health Management: Occupational Therapy’s Key Role in Educating Clients About Reliable Online Health Information
Amy Armstrong-Heimsoth, Melissa L. Johnson, Meredith Carpenter, Tincey Thomas, and Ashley Sinnappan


Use of Standardized Assessments and Online Resources in Stroke Rehabilitation
Susan H. Lin, Pamela R. Bosch, Veronica T. Rowe, Susan E. Fasoli, and Jeanne Langan

Guidelines for Practice and Technological Guidelines

Topics in Education

Occupation and the Artist


Diane Powers Dirette, PhD, OTL, FAOTA
Managing Editor
Ben J. Atchison, PhD, OTR/L, FAOTA
Associate Editor
Allison Chamberlain Miller, MS, OTR/L
Copy Editor
Cynthia J. Cunningham, PhD
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.

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