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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.
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The standing committees of this Association, whose Coordinators must be licensed OTs orOTAs shall be:
The purpose is to be involved in legislative action pertaining to the practice of occupational therapy inFlorida, to represent the Association’s interests to legislators and communicate issues and actions to the membership.
The purpose is to coordinate member services committees including, but not limited to Bylaws, Membership, Nominations, and Recognitions.
The purpose is to represent clinical practice, to provide the members resources in specialty clinical areas, and provide clinical support for conference planning.
The purpose is to be responsible for the coordination and monitoring of theFOTA