This course critically examines the use of reasoning and decision-making in assessment and intervention, with varied cultures, across the life span. Opportunities to explore processes for addressing ethical and cultural issues, managing language barriers, and improving access to care will be provided. Demographic health care needs of various cultures will be analyzed, and assessments and treatments will be reviewed for global application. Case-based scenarios will be used to apply logical thinking models to effectively address complex health care needs.
OT 638: INTEGRATING CULTURAL & GLOBAL PERSPECTIVES