Preliminary reliability of the occupational therapist teacher interaction scale
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This preliminary study sought to identify a reliable means of capturing and rating interactions between occupational therapists (OTs) and teachers according to the dyads' qualities of collaboration. Five OT and teacher dyads were recorded in their authentic environments as participants discussed on-going student needs. Judgment study methodology, including using "thin slice" segments from the videotaped interactions, was employed. A coding scheme was created specific to this study's question and by a panel of judges to code the collaborative characteristics of each dyad's interaction. This ...