Thank you for serving as a fieldwork educator for the OTA program at Allegany College
of Maryland. You provide a very important service to the program by helping to prepare
our students to be good practitioners when they enter the profession. Below you will
find some great resources to help you be as effective as possible while supervising
students on their Level I and Level II fieldwork experiences.
Here is a link to AOTA resources for Fieldwork Supervisors
The following is a list of articles from OT Practice magazine that are informative
OT Practice - February 10, 3014 - Planning Level I Fieldwork
OT Practice - July 22, 2013 - Student-Educator Collaboration in Fieldwork
OT Practice - July 8, 2013 - Level I Fieldwork
OT Practice - November 4, 2013 - Clinical Collaboration
OT Practice - January 23, 2012 - Nontraditional Fieldwork
OT Practice - May 21, 2012 - Collaborative Fieldwork Education
OT Practice - November 12, 2012 - Fieldwork Issues
The CE division of Allegany College of Maryland also provides some excellent online
courses that may interest you.
Ed2GO offers the following courses:
Fundamentals of Supervision and Management
Keys to Effective Communication
Career Short Courses offers online classes that are quite affordable, and are all less than one hour in length.
UGotClass offers a variety of courses in Human Resource Management and Training.
For more information, or to register for any of the above courses, please contact Heather Grim at 301-784-5281
If you have specific questions regarding fieldwork supervision, please contact the AFWC, Laurie Deckers at 301-784-5583.