You will have many unique opportunities for occupational therapy practice while engaged in academics. You will work beside registered therapists at the on-campus Occupational Therapy/Physical Therapy (OT/PT) Clinic, the Center for Life Skills, and partake in community service at the Ithaca Free Clinic.
Selecting a Fieldwork Placement
You will select your fieldwork site during the first summer semester that you are on campus. You will browse a database and select fieldwork sites based on your preference, but the site is not guaranteed.
Fieldwork occurs in your second summer, when you complete a three-month placement. You will complete a second three-month, and a third two-month, field placement during your third summer on campus.