• 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.

  • Previous Posts

It’s a Brave New World – Is Your OT Practice Ready?

by Cheryl Hall on November 15th, 2017

Uber – the largest taxi company owns no vehicles Airbnb – the largest accommodation provider owns no real estate Facebook – the most popular media provider creates no content Instagram – the most popular photo company sells no cameras Netflix – the fastest growing television network lays no cable Alibaba…

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Thank you Shirley A. “Terri” Isaac

by Cheryl Hall on November 1st, 2017

Cheryl Hall, OT Author and Illustrator, Occupational Therapy Toolkit Who loved The Oprah Winfrey Show? I have never been so devoted to another day time show in my life. Thank goodness I had a VCR, so I could tape each episode while I was at work (yes, I am showing…

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Animals and Occupational Therapy

by Cheryl Hall on October 15th, 2017

Energy Conservation and Your OT Patient

by Cheryl Hall on October 1st, 2017

Fatigue is a hallmark symptom for many of our patients. While a simple nap or good night’s sleep cannot eliminate fatigue, it is a condition that can be effectively managed. No matter what the source – cancer, COPD, cardiac conditions, aging, MS or stroke – good energy conservation can make…

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Shout Out For National Falls Prevention Month

by Cheryl Hall on September 15th, 2017

September is Falls Prevention Month, so raise awareness in your practice by downloading the attached Patient Handout to share with your peers and patients! Every 13 seconds an older adult is treated for a fall in an ER, and as OTs, we know how devastating a fall can be to…

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