Ending the week on a positive note…

Hi Summer!! I am sure many of us in some way shape or form have experienced some intense summer weather this week. Hopefully, you all have some way of beating the heat—backyard pool or a nice shaded area outside. I recently read that homebuyers are looking at features of homes in a different light. There …

Ending the week on a positive note…

Source: @MellodyHobson on Twitter Happy Juneteenth! On January 1, 1863, the Emancipation Proclamation went into effect, freeing slaves, a pivotal point in the Civil War.  The Civil War ended April 9, 1865. On June 19, 1865, the Union soldiers made it to Galveston, TX, a border state, with news that the Civil War had ended …

Ending the week on a positive note…

 When I was an undergrad in college, my nightly routine was pretty simple. Part of that routine would involve watching the evening news. Back then (late 90s, early 2000s to date myself!), there were limited news choices and the broadcast news at 6p was the standard option. So, for 30 minutes, I would watch the …

Welcome to OT Research Corner!

. Hello and welcome to otresearchcorner.com! I am Turquessa, an occupational therapist with 20 years of experience in a variety of settings. I have worked in school systems, home care, nursing homes, acute care hospitals, and subacute care facilities. In addition to my love of occupational therapy, I also enjoy research! While most people’s eyes …