Date Presented Accepted for AOTA INSPIRE 2021 but unable to be presented due to online event limitations.
This study demonstrates how the quality of life and occupational balance of graduate OT students were affected by the COVID-19 pandemic. It also highlights students’ perception of how the experience will affect their future practice. The understanding of the impact of the COVID-19 pandemic on student wellness allows program faculty to best support OT students and prepares educators for future disasters and crises.
Primary Author and Speaker: Krystal Robinson-Bert
Additional Authors and Speakers: Leanne Rutt
Contributing Authors: Carita Håkansson, Petra Wagman