Occupational Therapist Assistants give aide to an Occupational Therapist in therapy sessions with people with disabilities.  They are involved in helping the occupational therapist with the execution of therapies such as in cognitive and physical activities usually requiring materials and equipment.  They also serve as documenters of the therapy sessions taking note of the events and recording observations.  Aside from this, they can also give recommendations for the improvement of each patient.

Occupational Therapist Assistant Resume Template

Wendy Moore

8273 Sunshine Ave.

Alabama, 9098

Phone: (212) 210-2100



Very responsible individual seeking for a challenging position as Occupational Therapist Assistant in any therapy center

Summary of Qualification

  • Excellent observation skills and keen with details in recording observations
  • Emotionally stable and with good communication and interaction skills
  • Very persevere and with patient in dealing with patients with varying disability problems seeking for comfort
  • Highly dependable and can work in cooperation with the occupational therapist in charge
  • With good teaching and instruction skills

Career Experience/Job History

2008 – present: Occupational Therapist Assistant, Play and Move Center

  • Assisted in the evaluation of patients and drafted their individual records
  • Developed a home based learning program for patients to be executed by their parents or caregivers at home
  • Prepared work and play area for patients and cleaned up after each therapy
  • Speedily reported any significant observations with patients and religiously updated their files
  • Made parent conferences and took note of parent observations to be integrated in the patient’s program

2006 – 2008: Team Leader, Photography For a Cause

  • Managed the team’s projects and activities in giving photography workshops for people with disabilities
  • Coordinated with parents in publishing portfolios of their children


2002-2006: Associate Degree in Occupational Therapy, University of Alabama

Professional reference will be furnished upon request