Do you know the Biel Model? How a Swiss OT model could contribute to the OT world today


As other models of occupational therapy, the Biel Model was developed in the 90ties of the last century for OT-practice, interventions, and education. Unique to the Biel Model is the approach of developing an understanding of... [ view full abstract ]


  1. Franziska Wirz (University of Applied Sciences ZHAW Winterthur)
  2. Marie-Theres Nieuwesteeg (former School of Occupational Therapy, Biel)
  3. Brigitta Spiegel-Steinmann (University of Applied Sciences ZHAW Winterthur)
  4. Franziska Heigl (Inselspital, University Hospital Berne)

Topic Areas

Europe 2020 targets and occupational therapy /science development , Education / Research / Professional Challenges


OS - 3N » Models and Theoretical Approaches (09:40 - Friday, 17th June, O' hEocha Theatre)