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Occupational Therapy Assistant: National Web Site

This is not just a job, this is about helping people get their lives back. Being a caring, patient, and compassionate person is a must - we can teach you the rest at Brown Mackie College.

Not sure about what an OTA does? Take a moment to explore Cris’s experience…

"I'm giving back... giving someone else hope." Cris Helder Brown Mackie College - Boise Occupational Therapy Assistant 2012 Graduate

Being an Occupational Therapy Assistant

The Rewards of Being an OTA

As an OTA, you can work in a variety of settings. Whether you are in a hospital, school, or rehabilitation center, you can count on being part of a very important and rewarding partnership with your patients.

OTA Workplace Options

Where can you see yourself?

  • A school setting
  • A clinic
  • A rehabilitation facility
  • A patient’s home

Top 5 Reasons to Become an OTA

Rewarding relationships with patients: Establishing a partnership with your patients on their journey to gaining more independence.

Helping others to help themselves: Gain the satisfaction of knowing you have helped someone improve their quality of life.

Work in a variety of different environments: Hospitals, clinics, rehab facilities, schools….these are all possibilities.

Experience the satisfaction of turning hope into a reality: Being positive and motivating your patients can result in great things…

Working in a growing field! (Career Outlook)

Program Info

Tasks such as tying your shoes or grabbing something from the kitchen cabinet can be taken for granted until you lose the ability. Get the knowledge you need to help these people get back on their feet with the Occupational Therapy Assistant programs at Brown Mackie College.


This program is available at the following campus locations:

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