Level I Fieldwork
Level I Fieldwork experiences designed to enrich student learning through real life applications.
Developed in collaboration with the American Automobile Association (AAA), AARP, and the American Occupational Therapy Association (AOTA), CarFit utilizes a 12-point checklist to evaluate the physical fit between a driver and their car.
The fall prevention program is designed to educate older adults on how to prevent falls in their every day lives. Statistics show that every 15 minutes an older adult visits the Emergency Room for fall related injuries.
The community based pediatric experiences address the developmental needs of children and adolescences that range from preschool to high school.
WSSU's Mobile Clinic provides free health screening to underserved populations in the Winston-Salem areas. Under faculty supervision, OT students conduct a preliminary interview with patients for screening eligibility, perform mental health screening, provide onsite psychological support and occupational therapy consultation as needed.