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
Patient recruitment for Spring 2021 is ongoing. Please contact us at firstname.lastname@example.org to obtain a referral form if you would like to participate in the next clinic session.
Physician Referral Form
All clients attending our adult teaching clinic are required by state law to have a referral from a physician, physicians assistant, or nurse practitioner. If you are having problems obtaining a physician's referral, please contact us at email@example.com. Completed forms can be faxed to 253.879.3518.