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The life history of Provost Beth Cada was one of 9 life history interview which are a 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 the project is to obtain information about the history and evolution of OT practice in North Dakota and Wyoming. This study intends to provide current and future generations of occupational therapists a view of the history and how OT practice has evolved. The life history of Beth Cada is a case study that examined her life as a leader, OT practitioner, educator, and state representative. Throughout the study, the Kawa model was used to symbolize a river about the individual and their personal life history(Turpin & Iwama, 2011).
Occupational Therapists, Mentoring, strong work ethic, educator.
Finley, Janice and Utech, Emily, "Life History of Provost Beth Cada, Ed.D., OTR/L, FAOTA" (2019). Oral History Posters. 61.