Occupational Therapy

Helping people engage in meaningful activities (occupations) that impact health and wellness is the key ambition of every occupational therapist. Students in USM’s MOT program learn a holistic and integrative approach as they become occupational therapy practitioners. Learn more about Occupational Therapy.

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AOTA Hill Day

USM MOT students along with UNE MOT students representing Maine at AOTA Hill Day 2019!
MOT student Rita Goodwin demonstrating LSVT BIG for a client

USM LAC Community Clinic

The student-led, faculty supported USM LAC Community Clinic provides free therapy services to uninsured or under-served clients in our community.
Class of 2018

Graduation and NBCOT Pass Rate

With full-time student graduation rates at 100% for the past three years, MOT faculty provide the knowledge and support needed to ensure student success.

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ACOTE Accreditation

USM’s MOT program is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Occupational Therapy Education (ACOTE) of the American Occupational Therapy Association (AOTA).

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Hear from students, alumni, and professors about the MOT program at USM.

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MOT Photos

Want to see more photos from the OT department? Check out our Flickr account!

Faces of MOT

Jessica Campbell and Alyssa Pattison talk about their new lives as practicing Occupational Therapists!

2nd year students present at AOTA conference!

A select handful of OT students completed their last Level 1 fieldwork working with clients in the OMA program.