• About Me

    Cheryl Hall
    Occupational Therapist
    Maryland, United States

    Welcome to a site devoted to sharing experience, knowledge and resources to make your job of being a great therapist a lot easier.

    I have been a clinician for 30 years. I attended San Jose State University and studied Occupational Therapy, Early Child Development and Gerontology. My passion is home health, but I have also worked with adults and children in acute and sub-acute rehab, out-patient hand therapy, transitional living for TBI and hospital-based outpatient.

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I Was Asked This Once As an OT

by Cheryl Hall on May 15th, 2017

As an OT you help a person live the most independent life they can possibly live.  But what “occupation” you are impacting depends on your patient.  When someone asks me what I do, I love to tell this story about one of the more unique patient requests I encountered as…

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Standout Products 2017 AOTA Conference

by Cheryl Hall on May 2nd, 2017

I love the chance to discover new products at the AOTA conferences. While visiting many of the 409 companies that exhibited this year, I came up with a short list that, in my humble opinion, stands out from the rest. Enjoy! Cheryl Hall, OT Author and Illustrator, Occupational Therapy Toolkit…

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The Quote That Inspired My OT Career

by Cheryl Hall on April 16th, 2017

“Tell me and I will forget. Show me and I will remember. Involve me and I will understand. Step back and I will act.” – Chinese Proverb This quote hung on my bulletin board, was inscribed in my journal and is now part of my email signature. But more importantly,…

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AOTA Centennial Conference

by Cheryl Hall on March 27th, 2017

AOTA Conference Tips

by Cheryl Hall on March 15th, 2017

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