The purpose of this blog is to provide:
(1). Explanation of Occupational Therapy (OT)
(2). Updates on development of Occupational Therapy educational programs in Egypt
(3). Updates on Occupational Therapy related events
(4). Postings for job opportunities
(5). Resources for people interested in Occupational Therapy related topics
(6). Listings of local facilities providing Occupational Therapy services in Egypt
(7). A network of Occupational Therapists living and working in Egypt
Register with name and email address and then you can download over 200 FREE excellent handouts. Topics cover OT and SLT related topics (i.e. how visual perceptual difficulties affect handwriting, all about drooling, what is sensory defensiveness, impact of self esteem and vocabulary development). OT related handouts written by OT's...
Please share any of your resources for online downloads, as well!
In picture: Moffat (OTR), Farah (OT), Hegazy (OT Implementer) and Laura (OT/L)
Moffat Makomo, OTR has recently joined the OT department at the Learning Resource Center. He joins us from Zimbabwe. We all would like to welcome him to Cairo and wish him well in his time spent in Egypt.
It is an online resource for school based therapy and special needs publications for professional, home and school use. They have started a monthly online booklet with some brief articles, free downloads and new product information. Of course, much of the items you have to purchase, but they do have some free resources and a good variety of online download resources.
Check out the electronic books...since shipping/customs is always an issue here, these types of resources are always welcome!
Please share any other links, which have free resources...