Objectives of Presentation:
1. Define wellness and its significance for employees in sedentary work environments
2. Examine environments that promote sedentary work habits and determine adaptations to increase physical activity.
3. Choose interventions within the scope of OT practice that address sedentary behavior in the work setting.
PICO: What interventions within the scope of occupational therapy practice increase wellness in adult office workers?
Note: Handout with references available at bottom of page.
Veasay, OTS, Deanna; Meltzer, OTS, Emily; Monte, OTS, Tanisha; Chapla, OTS, Caitlin; and Lapp, OTS, Kelly, "Let's Make Moves: An Exploration of Occupational Therapy Interventions for Sedentary Workers" (2017). Collaborative Research and Evidence shared Among Therapists and Educators (CREATE Day). Paper 66.