While capstone projects are new to the UMMC OTD program, there are other OTD programs across the country that have published capstone project examples on their websites. Visiting these websites to review the scope, content, and outcomes of capstone projects from other OTD programs may prove useful to capstone mentors and students.
Several of these websites which feature doctoral capstone projects in occupational therapy are provided below:
This text offers a step-by-step guide for developing planning, implementing and disseminating the entry-level occupational therapy doctoral capstone experience and project.
DeIuliis, E. & Bednarski, J. (2020). The entry level occupational therapy doctorate capstone: A framework for the experience and project. Thorofare, NJ: Slack Inc.
Article for Capstone Mentors
Whitney, R. V., & McCormack, G. (2020). Capstones: Voices from the Occupational Therapy Profession. The Open Journal of Occupational Therapy, 8(3), 1-6. https://doi.org/10.15453/2168-6408.1779