OT Role Resources

Several agencies from the state of Wisconsin collaborated to develop a helpful and well-written brochure titled School-Based and Community-Based Therapy Services: Occupational and Physical Therapy, What’s Right for My Child?


Page 1 and page 2 are posted as separate documents and can be found here:



The Kenosha Unifies School District No. 1’s website in Wisconsin also has a good description of the differences including a page on School-Based Occupational Therapy

and a section on Community-Based Occupational Therapy



AOTA Press ( has recently published a new book on collaboration titled:

Collaborating for Student Success: A Guide for School-Based Occupational Therapy (Book)

By Barbara Hanft, MA, OTR, FAOTA, and Jayne Shepherd, MS, OTR, FAOT


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one - 9.7%
two - 32.3%
three - 25.8%
four - 12.9%
five or more - 19.4%

Total votes: 31
The voting for this poll has ended on: November 17, 2013

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