St. Kate’s Partnership with Genesis Rehab Services
St. Catherine University’s unique partnership with Genesis Rehab Services allows Online OTA program students to experience skills labs and fieldwork settings in a prestigious rehabilitation facility.
Genesis Rehab Services
Genesis Rehab Services is one of the nation’s leading therapy providers, with more than 1,700 locations in 45 states and the District of Columbia.
With a mission to deliver high quality health care and everyday compassion, Genesis Rehab Services provides physical therapy, occupational therapy, speech therapy, respiratory therapy, and wellness services to older adult populations.
Occupational Therapy at Genesis
At Genesis Rehab Services, clients are provided occupational therapy services, environmental modifications, and adaptations to promote independence and quality of life.
Genesis occupational therapists also oversee activities designed to improve physical, mental, and cognitive abilities that impact participation in daily life skills.
Skills Labs and Fieldwork at Genesis Health Care
St. Catherine University’s unique partnership with Genesis Rehab Services allows you to experience skills labs in real-world rehab settings. Genesis and other rehab facilities will provide your fieldwork experiences.
Throughout your OTA program skills labs at Genesis Rehab settings in California, Texas, and Virginia, you will be able to practice your occupational therapy techniques in a safe learning environment. A skills lab instructor will guide you through the various treatments using industry equipment and procedures so you are fully prepared for your fieldwork experiences.
Your OTA fieldwork experiences allow you to work with real clients under the guidance of a practicing occupational therapist or occupational therapy assistant.
Fieldwork may take place at Genesis Rehab facilities or other locations. You will experience a real occupational therapy environment, work with clients in need of various OT services, and develop your professional network before starting your career as an occupational therapy assistant.
Through the partnership with Genesis Rehab Services, you are able to experience health care environments that will prepare you for success in your OTA career.
Want to learn more about St. Catherine University’s partnership with Genesis Rehab Services and how it will enhance your educational experience? Speak to an admissions advisor today.