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The life history of Marabeth Kopp was one of 30 life history interviews conducted as part of a larger project of Life Histories of Individuals Who Have Been Influential in Developing Occupational Therapy (OT) in North Dakota and Wyoming. The purpose of this project is to gather information about the history and evolution of occupational therapy (OT) practice in North Dakota and Wyoming through life histories of individuals who have been influential in developing OT in these two states. This study is intended to provide current and future generations of occupational therapists a look at the history of OT practice North Dakota and Wyoming and how it has evolved overtime. This project examines the life history of Marabeth Kopp and her experiences as a certified occupational therapy assistant (COTA). The foundational theory used to guide this project was the Kawa Model.
Occupational Therapists, Person-centered, flexability, communication, collaboration, evidence-based.
Jensen, Kathryn and Gabrelcik, Rachael, "Evolution of Occupational Therapy Practice: Life History of Marabeth Kopp, COTA/L" (2018). Oral History Posters. 36.