University of Puget Sound Adult Occupational Therapy Teaching Clinic

The on-site teaching clinic at Puget Sound offers services to members of the community who have physical or cognitive deficits affecting areas of life such as self-care, home management, community participation, and leisure activities.  The Adult Occupational Therapy Teaching Clinic also provides and opportunity for occupational therapy students to gain skills in evaluating and treating adult clients under the supervision of a licensed occupational therapist.  The Adult clinic typically runs twice a week from February through April with therapy sessions lasting 50 minutes. Sessions are available Tuesday/Thursday. Families are responsible for arranging transportation to the clinic.

Common diagnoses treated at the clinic:

  • Cerebrovascular Accident (stroke)
  • Multiple Sclerosis
  • Traumatic Brain Injury
  • Spinal Cord Injury
  • Parkinson's Disease 

All clients attending our adult teaching clinic are required by state law to have a referral from a physician, physician assistant, or nurse practitioner.   If you are having problems obtaining a physician's referral, please contact us at 253.879.3499. Completed forms can be faxed to 253.879.3518 or sent via US mail to us at the address on the last page of the form. Please do not send any protected health information (PHI), including referrals, back to us via email. Please call the clinic at 253-879-3499 if you have questions about sending clinic or other health information to us.

Patient recruitment for Spring 2022 will begin in early fall of 2021. New information and referral forms will be available at that time. If you have questions, please contact us at 253.879.3499.