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Occupational Therapy Assistant


This page provides a starting point for discovering information needed to be successful in the classes to obtain your Associate's Degree.

Start Researching:

       Primo         APA

Don’t forget to check out our “Training Videos” page. Here you can find videos to help you navigate Primo, learn how to evaluate material for conducting research, access all of the LRC's resources, and many other helpful hints.

WITC Resources:

Kurzweil

This program is installed on all student computers here at WITC. This program has several valuable tools and options for both reading text out loud, recording text to speech, along with voice commands.

Check out this link for "How to..." videos and tutorials

 

Dragon Naturally Speaking

This program is available for installation on approved computers. Dragon offers tools to navigate and interact with your computer using voice commands. Have text read aloud or accomplish dictation.

Check out this link for "How to..." videos and tutorials

 

 

Suggested Library Material:

Life Managment Skills 1   Life Management Skills 2   Life Management Skills 3

 Life Management Skills 4   Life Management Skills 5   Life Management Skills 6

 Life Management Skills 7   Life Management Skills 8

Created for anyone addressing mental wellness and life-skills education, this reproducible activity book will save you time and money by reducing preparation time. Covering a wide variety of topics you will use this activity book as a primary focus for individual sessions and groups.

 Clink on the individual covers to view corresponding catalog page

Free Tools and Web Resources:

Natural Reader

NaturalReader is a free program available for download.  This program offers the ability to read aloud any text on your computer.  You can even use this program to convert text into MP3 files to listen to on your MP3/iPod  players.

Click this link to download NaturalReader

Job Accommodation Network — This website offers an   extensive list of disabilities with their accommodations.  J.A.N. also offers a helpful list of publications and grants access to an accommodations database.

American Journal of Occupational Therapy — This link will lead you to the digital version of this magazine, which you have access through WITC’s ProQuest database.  You can view full text articles from every issue from 2006 — present.

American Occupational Therapy Association — This link will lead you to the digital version of this magazine, which you have access through WITC’s ProQuest database.  You can view full text articles from every issue from 2006 — present.

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