OTD student with patient

OTD Fieldwork: Students

The WNE OTD program offers a vast spectrum of potential fieldwork experiences as part of the overall curriculum. Some examples of potential fieldwork sites include:

  • Children’s hospitals
  • Outpatient pediatric clinics
  • Behavioral Health hospitals and programs
  • Inpatient rehabilitation hospitals
  • Outpatient and hand therapy clinics
  • Community support programs
  • Senior centers and elder adult communities
  • Home Health care agencies
  • Public and alternative schools

To further explore the options for fieldwork in the WNE OTD program, we utilize a database called CoreElms, which allows students to access information on all of the potential fieldwork options when enrolled in the WNE OTD program.

Other resources that are used in the WNE OTD program includes:

Fieldwork Sites

An interactive map of the more than 4,000 fieldwork sites around the United States: