OT 450 Pediatric Assessment, 3 credits

This course is designed to provide students with an intermediate level of understanding of the process of pediatric assessment and evaluation in occupational therapy. The course will focus on the full process of occupational therapy assessment including referral sources, identifying appropriate evaluation tools, clinical observations, standardized tests, report writing, evaluation accommodations and the reporting of assessment results. In-class exercises and out-of-class assignments will be provided to improve students' clinical reasoning skills and increase students' self-confidence with the new content of the course.

Prerequisite: OT 405, OT 407