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Occupational Therapy Fellowship Program

Neuro is proud to announce the launch of their first ever fellowship program for occupational therapists.

This is a 3-year paid OT position, including an initial 12-month fellowship, designed to take advantage of the foundational skills developed through graduate programs and enhance the participants’ knowledge and understanding of occupational therapy with children.

Additionally, Fellows will develop the ability to address mental health challenges, with an intentional focus on the needs of the neurodivergent population.

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Program Features

Participants in the fellowship program (“fellow”) will build on foundational skills learned in their graduate programs and develop advanced practice skills to support children and families dealing with developmental and mental health challenges. Fellows will be able to delve deeper into special interest areas by exploring current assessment and treatment. Furthermore, fellows will conceptualize within a globally minded OT and mental health framework, continuing to critically analyze and develop skills in addressing effectiveness and implementation of methods learned.

Fellows will learn to utilize advanced practice skills within a nurturing and enriching environment, gaining autonomy and confidence in implementing individualized treatments.

Fellows will educate parents, peers and the community regarding benefits of occupational therapy and emerging practices, sharing knowledge and building confidence in their skills as practitioners.

Important Dates

  • Applications are now being accepted
  • First cohort start date: Jan 16th, 2023

Email fellowship@nt4kids.org with questions

Curriculum Outline

Curriculum will be a mix of classroom type learning and practice with therapist mentors to help guide learning. Assessment of needs for each fellow will be determine curriculum outline. Basic outline as follows:

OT Fellowship Job Description

Email fellowship@nt4kids.org with questions