The Occupational Therapy Mental Health Act (H.R. 3762) was introduced in the 112th Congress, which has adjourned.

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The Occupational Therapy Mental Health Act

H.R. 3762: To amend the Public Health Service Act to include occupational therapists as behavioral and mental health professionals for purposes of the National Health Service Corps.

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The Occupational Therapy Mental Health Act (H.R. 3762) was introduced in the 112th Congress, which has adjourned. It has not yet been reintroduced.

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21 individuals support the reintroduction of H.R. 3762 (112th). View report

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Children of Vietnam Veterans Health Alliance 10,237 Facebook fans 323 Twitter followers

To amend the Public Health Service Act to include occupational therapists as behavioral and mental health professionals for purposes of the National Health Service Corps.

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American Occupational Therapy Association (AOTA)

AOTA fully support passage of the Occupational Therapy Mental Health Act, to insure that individuals coping with Mental or behavioral health disorders have access to the full spectrum of necessary and effective care, including occupational therapy. Occupational therapy is a skilled health, wellness and rehabilitation service dedicated to the maximization of performance and daily functioning. The profession was born in public psychiatric hospitals and established its roots more than a century ago. Occupational therapists can help persons with serious mental illnesses on the road to recovery. Occupational therapists bring a unique skill set and expertise that can assist persons with ...

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