Guatemala / OT Without Borders

Guatemala’s Children Languish from Malnutrition. What can OTs do?

Tomorrow is the big day…I depart early tomorrow morning for Guatemala!

But first, here’s a short video that thoroughly highlights the huge and serious problem of malnutrition in Guatemala and how it negatively affects growth and development, both physical and mental.

Here’s another short video about a former NAPA-OT Field School student from Eastern Michigan University about the role of OT in helping treat children with developmental problems from malnutrition. This is what I’ll be doing while I’m there. 

 

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