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Careers in occupational therapy

by Margaret Fogel Brown

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Published by Rosen Pub. Group in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Occupational therapy -- Vocational guidance.

  • Edition Notes

    Statementby Margaret Fogel Brown.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsRM735.4 .B76 1989
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxii, 140 p. :
    Number of Pages140
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL2054451M
    ISBN 100823909816
    LC Control Number88032478
    OCLC/WorldCa18950181

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William Matthew Marcil, Ph.D., MS, OTR/L, FAOTA began his career in occupational therapy in as a COTA with an A.A.S. in occupational therapy from Maria College in Albany, New York. After practicing for several years, he earned his B.S.

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