Rep. Boustany introduced our bill to permanently repeal the Medicare Therapy Cap in the House. Read more.
Considering an occupational therapy career? Get your questions answered, learn about OTs and OTAs, & find admissions criteria.
AOTA members can access all articles in the British Journal of Occupational Therapy and Canadian Journal of Occupational Therapy.
Our childhood obesity tip sheet (now also available in Spanish) has suggestions for families to become more healthy—while having fun.
To support the Centennial Vision, AOTA has identified Productive Aging as a key practice area in the 21st century. Our society's rapidly aging population, increased longevity, the changing world of work, and baby boomers' focus on quality-of-life issues are some of the factors that will increase the need for services in this area.
We hope the resources below will help you in your practice. If you have additional questions, try posting them on OTConnections, a community for Occupational Therapy practitioners just like you. If you are an AOTA member, you are already signed up with OTConnections! Just use your member login and password for the AOTA website to access OTConnections.
Find evidence-based practice info and the latest research to guide your practice.
Informative documents on the role and scope of occupational therapy services. Get AOTA's Official Documents here.
Designed for OT practitioners and other professionals to explain the role and scope of occupational therapy. Find our fact sheets here.
Brief Tip Sheets to help people cope with a variety of health conditions and explain how occupational therapy can help. Find our tips sheets here.
Find apps for Productive Aging here. Check out what we've identified as emerging niches in the Productive Aging practice area.
Network and collaborate with colleagues in your field and areas of interest, from SIS Quarterly newsletters to forums on OTConnections: Developmental Disabilities, Gerontology, Home & Community Health, and Physical Disabilities.