Occupational Therapy International

About this Journal

Aims and scope

Occupational Therapy International is a peer-reviewed, open access journal which only publishes original research articles and review articles reflecting the practice of occupational therapy worldwide. Priority for publication will be given to research articles that provide recommendations for evidence-based occupational therapy practice and demonstrate the effectiveness of a specific occupational therapy intervention. 

Topics of interest include:

  • Reliability and validity of clinical instruments used by occupational therapists
  • Assistive technology
  • Community rehabilitation
  • Cultural issues related to occupational therapy practice or education
  • Health promotion, wellness and occupational therapy interventions at the population level
  • Surveys related to occupational therapy practice or education 
  • Historical reviews of occupational therapy practice
  • Meta-analyses demonstrating the efficacy of interventions related to occupational therapy
  • Scoping reviews of areas of occupational therapy practice
  • Knowledge translation projects in occupational therapy settings
  • Professional issues in occupational therapy
  • Pilot studies of new approaches to occupational therapy practice

    The Wiley Hindawi Partnership

    This journal is published by Hindawi as part of a publishing collaboration with John Wiley & Sons, Inc. It is a fully open access journal produced under the Hindawi and Wiley brands.

    Bibliographic information

    ISSN: 0966-7903 (Print)
    ISSN: 1557-0703 (Online)
    DOI: 10.1155/2618

    Archival content

    Content published prior to 2017 is hosted on the Wiley Online Library.

      Open Access

      Occupational Therapy International is an open access journal. All articles are immediately available to read and reuse upon publication. More information about our Open Access policy can be found on our copyright page.


        Editorial enquiries should be directed to oti@hindawi.com.

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          Journal Citation Indicator0.540
          Impact Factor1.565

          Article of the Year Award: Outstanding research contributions of 2021, as selected by our Chief Editors. Read the winning articles.