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COTA

Location:
Montgomery Village, Maryland, 20886, United States
Posted:
January 02, 2018

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Linda K. Inness, COTA/L

***** ****** *****, ********** *******, MD 20886

301-***-**** ac3vso@r.postjobfree.com

I am a newly licensed occupational therapy assistant who is dedicated to increasing patient/client independence in functional goals using evidence-based practice and therapeutic use of self.

EDUCATION

Associate of Applied Science: Occupational Therapy Assistant August 2017

Community College of Baltimore County

Graduated Magna Cum Laude with a GPA of 3.77/4.00

EXPERIENCE

Fieldwork Level II Spring/Summer 2017

Jefferson School, Sheppard Pratt Health System Jefferson, Maryland

Residential and Day Program for Adolescents with Behavioral and Emotional Disabilities

● Led occupational therapy groups with adolescents concentrating on increasing performance in ADLs/IADLs and developing healthy interactions with peers, family, and staff

● Collaborated with treatment team including social workers, teachers, and counselors to plan interventions and individualized strategies for each resident/student

● Utilized occupational therapy clinic, providing sensory integration strategies as appropriate and needed for residents/students

Montgomery Village Health Care Center Montgomery Village, MD

Skilled Nursing Facility

● Maximized patient independence in all functional activities including ADLs/IADLs

● Utilized evidence-based practice to increase strength, balance, and endurance to meet short and long-term

● Coordinated patient care with other members of the rehabilitation team

● Communicated effectively with patients and family

Fieldwork Level l Fall 2015 - Fall 2016

Montgomery Village Health Care Center Montgomery Village, MD Skilled Nursing

Barbara Bassin; Occupational Therapy Bethesda, MD Pediatrics

Glenwood Senior Center Howard County, MD Geriatrics

Way Station Frederick, MD Mental Health

Hebrew Home Rockville, MD Skilled Nursing

Transitions Healthcare Sykesville, MD Skilled Nursing

LICENSURE & CERTIFICATION

● Maryland Board of Occupational Therapy Practice License # A02577

● National Board for Certification in Occupational Therapy, INC COTA Cert # 393722

● American Heart Association AED/BLS for Healthcare Providers

Professional Affiliations

Member, American Occupational Therapy Association

References

Available Upon Request goals



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