Vision & Mission
The vision of the Department of Occupational Therapy is to engage students and faculty in an active learning community to meet the dynamic needs of a diverse and global society, in order to promote health, well-being and participation in life through occupational engagement.
The mission of the Occupational Therapy Program is to prepare reflective, creative, skilled and ethical occupational therapists. We meet this mission by:
- Emphasizing experiential learning, evidence based practice and professional reasoning
- Creating diverse and integrative learning experiences to develop breadth and depth of student perspectives
- Fostering collaborative engagement in scholarship and service that extends beyond campus to include local and global communities
- Promoting the centrality of occupational participation to support health and resilience for individuals, communities and populations