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Occupational Therapy Assistant

Lisa Iffland

Program Director
 
​The program highlights skills instruction in the classroom, enhanced by hands-on learning experiences in health and wellness settings.  Emphasis is on development of real-life problem solving skills needed for the occupational therapy assistant to enhance meaningful occupations in the lives of people.  ​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​

The program’s mission is to prepare competent and effective occupational therapy practitioners who value occupation as both a means and as an end to quality living for self and others through a sound educational experience that includes preparation in:   

  • The occupational therapy process
  • The impact of culture
  • Use of self as an agent of change
  • Ethical professional practice
  • Teaching and learning processes
  • Collaborating as a healthcare professional
  • Working in a variety of practice environments
  • Oral and written communication skills​

Occupational Therapy program is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Occupational Therapy Education (ACOTE®).   

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Contact Information

Phone: 
(773) 481-8875
Fax: 
(773) 481-8892
4300 N. Narragansett Ave.
L281
Chicago, IL 60634-1591
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Hours

Monday-Friday
8:00 a.m. - 3:30 p.m.

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