Occupational Therapy Assistant

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Occupational Therapy Assistant (OTA)

Picking and choosing a career path is a daunting task to some, myself included.

Do I pick a career based on salary and what will be beneficial to my family? Or

do I pick a career that I love, regardless of the money? These are the questions I

have asked myself. After a lot of research, I have chosen the latter and have

decided that my career goal is to be an occupational therapist assistant.

Having a son with severe autism, I have seen first hand the way a occupational therapy assistant can drastically change a persons life. I chose to pursue being a OTA because I want to make a difference in peoples lives and