Occupational Therapy in Health Care Journal seeing articles related to #POTS

Occupational Therapy in Health Care (OTHC) is an international peer-reviewed quarterly journal that focuses on innovations in client evaluations and treatments, current research findings, reviews of current textbooks, and descriptions of novel programs. In addition, OTHC publishes thematic issues that address topics of importance.


This special thematic issue will focus on postural orthostatic tachycardia syndrome.


The journal seeks a broad range of original contributions including, but not limited to original research, case series, chart retrospectives, historical perspectives, and commentaries.


Submissions may address a wide range of occupational therapy topics such as:

  • Screening and evaluation
  • Cognitive function and intervention in POTS
  • Functional and community mobility in POTS
  • Health and nutrition management in POTS
  • Pain management and intervention in POTS
  • Management of common co-morbidities in POTS
  • Psychosocial challenges and intervention in POTS
  • Patient perspectives; what patients want OTs to know
  • School accommodations and student experiences
  • Workplace accommodations
  • Team-based approach; the role of other disciplines


Submissions are due by December 1, 2020.


The intent is to publish this special issue on the topic of postural orthostatic tachycardia syndrome in December 2021. Submissions that support advancing the knowledge of occupational therapy evaluation and intervention for generalist and specialist occupational therapy practitioners are welcomed.


For additional details, please visit:

Lauren Stiles, JD
President & Co-Founder
Dysautonomia International
P.O. Box 596, East Moriches, NY 11940