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WHEREAS, occupational therapy professionals help people of all ages participate in the things they want and need to do through the therapeutic use of everyday activities; and

WHEREAS, occupational therapy helps people function in all environments including home, work, school, and in the community at large as well as addresses the physical, psychological, and cognitive aspects of their well-being through engagement in occupation; and

WHEREAS, the services of occupational therapy are available to Nevada residents through hospitals, home health agencies, schools, clinics, and nursing homes; and

WHEREAS, the health and productivity of residents depends upon the effective use of healthcare resources, including the important services of occupational therapists and occupational therapy assistants; and

WHEREAS, the State of Nevada recognizes and celebrates the achievements and contributions of these valued health professionals during Occupational Therapy Month and throughout the rest of the year;

NOW, THEREFORE, I, STEVE SISOLAK, GOVERNOR OF THE STATE OF NEVADA, do hereby proclaim April 2019 as

OCCUPATIONAL THERAPY MONTH IN NEVADA

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IN WITNESS WHEREOF, I have hereunto set my hand and caused the Great Seal of the State of Nevada to be affixed at the State Capitol in Carson City, this 21st day of March 2019

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