AOTA Alerts

Updated April 23, 2018

Upcoming Opportunities

Throughout April—April is OT Month! Promote occupational therapy throughout April with these ideas and products.

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More AOTA News

New Executive Director: AOTA is pleased to welcome our new Executive Director, Sherry Keramidas, PhD, FASAE, CAE.

National Conversation: AOTA's Board of Directors announced a timeline for the national conversation on the future of the profession. Here are some upcoming opportunities to provide feedback on the OTD and bachelor’s degree educational requirements put forward by ACOTE®:

Accreditation Actions: See the final accreditation decisions made by the Accreditation Council for Occupational Therapy Education (ACOTE®) at its January 2018 meeting (pdf).

Evidence Byte: A recent systematic review demonstrates that adults with serious mental illness benefit from psychoeducation.

Annual Conference: Missed Annual Conference & Expo in Salt Lake? AOTA members can watch recordings of general sessions.

SIS Restructuring: As of November 27, the Special Interest Sections (SISs) were restructured as a pilot program to enhance engagement.

Member Webinar Series: Our monthly Member Appreciation Plus webinars provide you with practical, professional, and up-to-date information. Members can earn 1 contact hour by participating live or watching a recording later. Check out this month's schedule and topic.

New Practitioner Pledge: Students can ensure the profession meets its Vision 2025 goals by taking a pledge to stay an active AOTA member for at least the next 5 years.