20 Questions with an OT

If you have never experienced the skilled therapy services of an Occupational Therapist, then you may be a little mystified as to exactly what they do every day. The Student Doctor Network, an excellent resource for prospective and current healthcare professionals alike, has posted an illuminating interview with Heidi Tringali, an Occupational Therapist based out of Charlotte, NC. In the interview, Tringali answers 20 questions that seek to get to the bottom of how Occupational Therapists fit into the overall rehab puzzle. How does one become an OT? What’s a day in the life of an OT like? Where is the profession headed and where might it be in 10 years? Some answers to these questions, and many more, can be found in the interview here.