Occupational Therapist Assistant Mock Interview

To help you prepare for your Occupational Therapist Assistant interview, here are 30 interview questions and answer examples.

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When can you start working?

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List of 30 Occupational Therapist Assistant Interview Questions & Answers

  1. 1.

    When can you start working?

  2. 2.

    How have you made your previous office better as an OTA?

  3. 3.

    Do you have any volunteer experience? How do you believe that helped you prepare for this career?

  4. 4.

    Why do you want to be an OT Assistant?

  5. 5.

    Do you enjoy helping out the team and making the office more successful?

  6. 6.

    How do you typically treat patients?

  7. 7.

    How would your co-workers describe you?

  8. 8.

    What therapeutic techniques are you familiar with and which have you used successfully?

  9. 9.

    What type of patients would you be interested in specializing in?

  10. 10.

    What do you like most about being an OTA?

  11. 11.

    Does any type of patient treatment make you uncomfortable?

  12. 12.

    Have you worked with stroke patients?

  13. 13.

    What motivates you as an OTA?

  14. 14.

    What do you dislike about Occupational Therapy?

  15. 15.

    Do you encourage fidget tools as a part of sensory therapy?

  16. 16.

    Tell me about your education.

  17. 17.

    How should an OT and OTA function together? In your opinion.

  18. 18.

    Do you have further career plans, past being an OTA?

  19. 19.

    What do you not like to do as an occupational therapist assistant?

  20. 20.

    Would you say you are an organized, detail oriented person?

  21. 21.

    Do you enjoy communicating with patients?

  22. 22.

    Have you assessed a child's handwriting?

  23. 23.

    What is your one weakness, as an OTA?

  24. 24.

    When have you demonstrated a great deal of patience in the work place?

  25. 25.

    If you have a disagreement with the OT, what would you do?

  26. 26.

    Have you worked with Autistic patients?

  27. 27.

    What is your communication style?

  28. 28.

    What type of supervision do you work best with?

  29. 29.

    If you noticed a patient wasn't improving what would you do?

  30. 30.

    Do you have any questions for us?