OTA Leadership Development Toolkit


Reading List

OTA Leadership Development Toolkit: Suggested Reading

  • Heard, Clark Patrick (2014) "Choosing the Path of Leadership in Occupational Therapy," The Open Journal of Occupational Therapy: Vol. 2: Iss. 1, Article 2. 
  • Maxwell, J.C. (2001). Developing the leader within you. Nashville: Thomas Nelson.
  • Maxwell, J.C. (2001). Developing the leader within you workbook. Nashville: Thomas Nelson.
  • Pausch, R. & Zaslow, J. (2008). The last lecture. New York: Hyperion Books.
  • Rath, T. (2007). Strengths finder 2.0. New York: Gallup Press.
  • Sheehan, J.K. (2007). A leader becomes a leader: inspirational stories of leadership for a new generation. Belmont, MA: True Gifts Publishing.
  • Zigarmi, D., Blanchard, K. & O’Connor, M. (2005) The leader within: learning enough about yourself to lead others. Pearson/Prentice Hall.

Benefits of Leadership

Encouraging Employer Support for OTA Volunteerism

NBCOT and State Licensure Renewal Requirements Recognizing Leadership and Volunteerism

Why You Should Get Involved - pdf