Certified Occupational Therapy Assistant (COTA) Reviews

Q: What is it like working as a Certified Occupational Therapy Assistant (COTA)?

Certified Occupational Therapy Assistant (COTA) in Appleton:
"Good."
Pros: Changing lives. Seeing success.
Cons: Standards and Pay.

Certified Occupational Therapy Assistant (COTA) in Batavia:
"Poor pay scale."
Don't bother with an associates degree go directly to the OTR degree.

Certified Occupational Therapy Assistant (COTA) in Utica:
"Rewarding."
Pros: Helping people do their daily routines without the stress being involved. Helping them overcome the toughest thing they would have to encounter in their lives. Being taught all over again.
Cons: The least thing I like is when people struggle and become frustrated. I know it's only a matter of time before they achieve their goal. I can see the finish line but they get discouraged.

Certified Occupational Therapy Assistant (COTA) in Luverne:
Pros: I enjoy the flexibility of the days and hours.
Cons: The stress level, and the inability to receive raises.

Certified Occupational Therapy Assistant (COTA) in Minneapolis:
"Increaased productivity to 90%, stressful environment,"
Pros: I enjoy working with the therapists.
Cons: High productivity make for a stressful environment.

Certified Occupational Therapy Assistant (COTA) in Moore:
"Dead end job."
Go back to school for something else.

Certified Occupational Therapy Assistant (COTA) in nyc:
"Use if self."
Know why you are in this field personally and don't be offended when that is questioned by anyone, while you continue to carry out your work as efficiently as possible. It is ok not to know what is expected of you because as you open your self to learn accepting the need to do so you will grow to know more than what is expected. It is for you to put it to use.