The American Occupational Therapy Association Website has an abundance of good resources for helping clinicians to develop their skills as Fieldwork Educators and to develop FW programs. UMMC faculty encourages you to access the resources listed below. Go to the AOTA website home page. Click on the Education & Careers tab. Then select “Educators” from the list of topics, and finally select “Fieldwork Education." There you will find a list of helpful resources. Click here for more information. Level II FieldworkCommission on Education (COE) Guidelines for an Occupational Therapy Fieldwork Experience – Level II Sample – Click here for sample.
Steps to Starting a Fieldwork ProgramClick here for more information.
Recommended Content for a Student Fieldwork ManualClick here for more information.
Sample Level II Site specific Fieldwork ObjectivesClick here for sample information.
Fieldwork Educator Self-Assessment - SAFECOMClick here for self-assessment tool for FW educator competency
Understanding the OT/OTA Fieldwork Performance Evaluation (FWPE)Click here for In-service Powerpoint.
Student SupervisionClick here for the OT/OTA supervision and Medicare Requirements- this may require that you log in as a member to the AOTA website
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