The American Occupational Therapy Association, Inc.

100 Years of THe stories that we tell

Get inspired, reminisce, learn something new. Explore the stories of occupational therapy's Centennial.


Watch videos that tell the stories of the profession.


Browse photos that illustrate the history of OT.

73-Year-Old Shares How Practice Changed Over a Half Century

A 73-year-old OT shares four ways practice has changed since the 1960s.

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Changes in Practice: Interviews With the 100

Some of the 100 most influential people in OT reflect on changes in practice.

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Daily Occupations: OTs Helping Adults With ADLs

Historical photos and a video of OTs helping adults with ADLs.

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Devices Used by Occupational Therapy in the 1930s

Check out photos of 1930s occupational therapy devices.

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