Occupational Therapy

Capstone Resources

Department of Occupational Therapy

School of Health Professions
University of Texas Medical Branch at Galveston
301 University Blvd.
Galveston, Texas 77555-1142

Main Office
P: 409-772-3060

Academic Capstone Experimental Coordinator
Amber Armstead, DrPH, OTR, BCPR
P: 409-772-3082
E: abarmste@utmb.edu

Program Coordinator
Elizabeth Botello
P: 409-772-3062
E: ejbotell@utmb.edu

Information for Students

Information for Clinical Educators

Introduction To Capstone

The American Occupational Therapy Association requires Level I, Level II, and Capstone Experiential fieldwork as part of an accredited occupational therapy program. Also students may be required by some facilities to undergo a criminal background check before interning at their sites.

Capstone Timeline

1st Year - Spring
Capstone I - Needs assessment and Literature Review

2nd Year - Spring
Capstone II-Capstone Proposal

3rd Year - Spring/Summer
Capstone Experiential April to July


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