Job Shadowing Opportunities in the UK

UW-L traveling students experience a wide variety of job shadowing opportunities while in the UK. Most shadowing occurs around Aberdeen, Scotland while at the Robert Gordon University, or in the London area while at the University of Brighton. Students have found it helpful to see firsthand the similarities and differences between occupational practices. The practice settings that are often observed in UK include: acute hospital, community occupational therapy, and mental illness.


          Hospital in Scotland                  OT treatment room in Scotland


Trying out assistive technology in Scotland


Adaptive equipment warehouse


Home visits in Scotland


UWL students have opportunities to interact with OT faculty and area clinicians

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London facility, including dementia unit


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