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My OT in the Past, Present and Future
This year our FOTA theme is “Back to the Future”. This makes me think of time in the context of Past, Present and Future. I have been an OT for 17 years. I remember beingan OT student and being in awe of those seasoned OTs who had been working over
Five Things Pediatric Therapists Can Do To Improve Marketability
As occupational therapists, we advocate for our patients. But who can best advocate for occupational therapy? Our clients! How we see ourselves,others will likewise. Make sure your clients are telling the world all about the great therapy you provided.
Early Intervention and School System
Has Response to Intervention or Multi-Tiered System of Supports been on your mind lately?
Obama Care (Affordable Healthcare Act) and Fieldwork
For each of you who educate Occupational Therapy and Occupational Therapy Assistant students- Thank-you from FLOTEC.
I am taking some time off work to be a stay-at-home mom to the sweetest, cutest baby boy that ever existed. It has given me the chance to understand the demands inherent with the occupation of childcare. It quickly became evident that I was at risk for cumulative trauma disorders as I went through our daily routine. Luckily, there are a variety of ways to lessen the burden.
FOTA Continuing Education
Courses Sanctioned by FOTA
Here is a list of current sanctioned courses by FOTA: Sanctioned Courses
Sanctioning Program FOTA approves and/or endorses courses related to occupational therapy practice submitted by individual professionals or organizations. For more information about the FOTA Sanctioning Program CE Course Sanctioning Program
Go to the following page of the Florida Department of Health web-site and look for continuing education rules and then scroll down and click on CE Reporting Information
OT Forums FOTA continuously supports continuing education courses throughout the nine Florida regions. These are presented at the many local OT Forums organized by occupational therapy practitioners. To know more about the OT Forums or to submit an application to present a course Local OT Forums
For questions about the FOTA Continuing Education Programs contact Cathy Peirce at firstname.lastname@example.org
FOTA Conference home page FOTA also supports continuing education at its annual conference. Prior to the conference a Call for Proposal is available for the submission of courses. The final approval of continuing education events are then available at the FOTA website. You can find a direct link to the next FOTA conference information when it is available right on the home page.
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