Date of Award
Doctor of Occupational Therapy (OTD)
Medical Subject Headings
Occupational Therapy, Homeless Youth, Adolescent, Homeless Persons, Independent Living
The capstone project aims to explore and identify the role of occupational therapist in homeless youth shelters, to improve life skills necessary for independent living, and transition into the community of youths that occupy youth shelters. The proposed research project will fill the gap between occupational therapist, and youth shelters, by revealing barriers, while simultaneously developing and identifying a role for occupational therapist in homeless youth shelters.
Ross, A. (2021). Exploring Occupational Dysfunction and Occupational Performance for Youth in Homeless Shelters. [Doctoral project, University of St Augustine for Health Sciences]. SOAR @ USA: Student Capstone Projects Collection. https://doi.org/10.46409/sr.NAGB6535