Your personal essay should address the reasoning for selecting occupational therapy as a career and how an occupational therapy degree relates to your immediate and long term professional goals. Describe how your personal, educational, and professional background will help you to achieve your goals.
– Please write something relating to me being a first generation college student. I wish to bring my skills learned to Vietnam where much of my extended family members reside. Health care in their city isn’t really accessible. I also want to help treat children there. As a person who’s worked with tutoring kids online for a couple of years to working with them in person at an elementary school for a year – I’ve learned a lot about them and how important it is to help shape them so they can have a bright future – make a difference with this profession.