What is a Pediatric Occupational Therapist?
SUBSCRIBE to our YouTube Channel & see new videos first! http://youtube.com/thecareerzoo How about a job where you get to play all day- while at the same time helping children with disabilities or kids recovering from injury or illness learn important skills? Meet Marci Jacobs. She’s a pediatric occupational therapist with University Hospitals in Cleveland, Ohio. Her job is basically to help kids do the things they need to do to function in life. Her patients can be premature babies, children with disabilities, like autism or kids recovering from an injury or illness. She helps them do things like learning how to play, eat or get dressed. They may work on building strength, perception skills or fine motor skills… sometimes all at the same time. TheCareerZoo.com is a career exploration and news source. We feature career videos of professionals in their natural habitats, showing you what they do in their jobs. Explore more careers at http://www.thecareerzoo.com/ Join the Career Expedition: GET SOCIAL WITH US! http://facebook.com/thecareerzoo http://instagram.com/thecareerzoo http://youtube.com/thecareerzoo Tweet @thecareerzoo Find us on Snapchat: thecareerzoo