Volume 1, Issue 1 (2012) Fall 2012

Letter from the Editor

Applied Research


The Effects of a Summer Camp Experience on Factors of Resilience in At-Risk Youth
MaryBeth Merryman, Amanda Mezei, Jill A. Bush, and Marcie Weinstein


Enhancing Social Skills in Adolescents with High Functioning Autism using Motor-based Role-play Intervention
Sharon A. Gutman, Emily I. Raphael-Greenfield, Neal Carlson, Rachel Friedman, and Amanda Iger

Topics in Education

Opinions in the Profession

Occupation and the Artist


Diane Powers Dirette, Ph.D., OTL
Interim Managing Editor
Ben Atchison, Ph.D., OTR/L, FAOTA
Associate Editor
Allison K. Fox, MS, OT
Copy Editor
Cynthia Klekar, Ph.D.
Art Editor
Molly Bathje, MS, OTR/L

contact the editors at ot-ojot@wmich.edu

Occupation and the Artist

The “Occupation and the Artist” section of the Open Journal of Occupational Therapy (OJOT) highlights the use of art in the practice of occupational therapy (OT) and in the occupations of both consumers of OT services and its practitioners. Click here to explore this unique feature of OJOT.