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Occupational Therapist in Brooklyn, New York

Gertrude Robertson is an occupational therapist in Brooklyn, New York. In a series of blogs and interviews, Gertrude explores her career and the occupational therapy industry. For more information and resources related to occupational therapy, click here.

New York's Current Status Amidst COVID

Few areas have been ravaged by the COVID-19 outbreak to the extent experienced by New York, a state that, at the time of writing, ...

The Various Roles of Occupational Therapists

Occupational therapy is a rewarding career based on holistic, bio-psychosocial, and person-centered care that empowers individuals in recovery and supports patients ...

Why Individuals Work with Occupational Therapists

Occupational (OTs) are unique among healthcare professionals. Their primary objective to help patients better interact with ...

How COVID-19 Is Affecting the Occupational Therapy Profession

Occupational therapists often work directly with patients and their ...

The Rise & Evolution of Occupational Therapy

While most people believe occupational therapy (OT) is a relatively new field of healthcare, its origins date back to the 18th century.

The Benefits of a Profession in Occupational Therapy

If you consider yourself to be compassionate, patient, supportive, and enjoy being in the company ...

Gertrude Robertson On Using your Profession to Inspire Others

What I love is how I get to contribute to helping make a difference in a person’s daily function.

The Ins & Outs of Occupational Therapy

If you have a child with a disability, elderly parents, or are familiar with the impacts of severe injury, chances are you have heard about ...

How to Become An Occupational Therapist

When Gertrude Robertson was asked what she wanted to be when she grew up, she never once responded “occupational therapist”.

What to Expect From Occupational Therapist

All clients should be aware that they have rights related to their treatment, says Robertson. At any time, a client can withdraw their consent to ...

How Occupational Therapists Can Stay Connected to Their Patients

Occupational therapists play an essential role in many people’s lives. Whether they are recovering from ...

Gertrude Robertson Reveals How New York will Appear After COVID-19

As New York proceeds with slowly re-opening its economy in the upcoming weeks, residents are beginning ...