Research in Occupational Therapy
Occupational therapy research at the School of Health Professions prioritises projects that enable people with limited capacities to exercise their autonomy and participation.
What we offer
Our research team offers the following services to clients and practice partners:
- Scientific projects (quantitative and qualitative methods)
- Scientific support of projects
- Literature and survey work, research on evidence-based practice
- Evaluation of research projects
- Assessment of studies and articles
- Develop new therapies offers
- Consulting, moderation and training
The Occupational Therapy Research Unit prioritises projects that enable people with restricted abilities to achieve more autonomy and participation in self-sufficiency, education, work, leisure and social life. All the Occupational Therapy Research Unit’s projects and publications are listed in the ZHAW project and publication database by their start date and publication date.
We develop offers that are tailored to the needs and questions of our practice partners and clients. For this purpose a wide range of quantitative and qualitative research methods and other tools are available to us. We offer a modern infrastructure and a wide range of competencies, supplemented by interdisciplinary networking within ZHAW, as well as by our close cooperation with international experts in various subject areas. In interdisciplinary projects we work together with the Occupational Therapy, Nursing, Physiotherapy and Health Sciences research groups at the School of Health Professions.