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How can occupational therapy help me as a disabled person?

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Dr. Danny Proffitt answered

Specializes in Family Medicine

Lots of ways!: On ot can help you to do the adl's (activites of daily living) that you as a disabled person need to be able to do to be as independenta as you can. They will teach you how to care for your self, you personal grooming, cooking, cleaing, toileting, and the activites you do every day. They will show you easier ways, better ways, short cuts and provide you with assistive devices to help you.

Answered 4/9/2013

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Dr. David Rosenfeld answered

Specializes in Pain Management

Resume life: It is therapy for those recuperating from physical or mental illness that encourages rehabilitation through the performance of activities required in daily life.

Answered 11/21/2018

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