• About Me

    Cheryl Hall
    Occupational Therapist
    Maryland, United States

    Welcome to a site devoted to sharing experience, knowledge and resources to make your job of being a great therapist a lot easier.

    I have been a clinician for 30 years. I attended San Jose State University and studied Occupational Therapy, Early Child Development and Gerontology. My passion is home health, but I have also worked with adults and children in acute and sub-acute rehab, out-patient hand therapy, transitional living for TBI and hospital-based outpatient.

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Pass it On! Ideas to Honor Disability Awareness Month

by Cheryl Hall on July 13th, 2016

Each day, I hope that through my words and actions, I make the day a brighter place for someone.  Of course, as Occupational Therapists, we aspire to this as part of our work, but I am encouraging you to take it beyond the job today.   In honor of Disability Awareness

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Home Modifications and Aging in Place – The Best of PT Toolkit Resources

by Cheryl Hall on July 3rd, 2016

Since the majority of my career was spent in Home Health, the topic of Aging in Place and Home Modifications is one that is near and dear to my heart.  I have compiled some of the most useful resources that I have posted over the last couple of years in

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Alzheimer’s Disease and Dementia – The Best of PT Toolkit Resources

by Cheryl Hall on July 2nd, 2016

Over the course of my career I became passionate about caring for the elderly especially those with Alzheimer’s or Dementia.    I have compiled some of the most useful resources that I have posted over the last couple of years in one handy article. The Physical Therapy Toolkit includes 3 related treatment guides.

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Low Vision and Blindness – The Best of PT Toolkit Resources

by Cheryl Hall on July 1st, 2016

Low vision presents so many challenges to patients – difficulty with ADL’s, increased risk of falls and loss of beloved activities.  To help you help your patients with low vision, I have compiled some of the most useful resources that I have posted over the last couple of years in

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Home Environment Risk Factors for Falls

by Cheryl Hall on June 30th, 2016

Home environment risk factors for falls in older  people and the efficacy of home modifications. Age and Ageing 2006; 35-S2: ii55–ii59 Article

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