OTAC's Continuing Education Center is under the guidance of OTAC's Professional Development and Leadership Committee. The Committee's purpose is to provide leadership, coordination, and support for quality continuing education of occupational therapy practitioners including leadership, mentoring, and training.
OTAC Annual Conference. October 25-28, 2018, Pasadena, CA
This is the premier professional development conference in the Western United States. Held every October, this Conference features high quality speakers offering the latest occupationally-centered, evidence-based practices. In addition, the Conference offers a variety of ways for you to connect with old friends and to make new friends, collaborate with your colleagues on new ideas, and celebrate the profession. Activities include an exhibit hall with opportunities to win prizes and discover new OT products and services and to meet with recruiters, Awards Ceremony, Annual Business Meeting and Breakfast with a featured presenter, Alumni and Student Receptions, CFOT Luncheon and Symposium, Keynote Address, and more. Earn professional development units. Members receive discounted rates. Visit the Annual Conference page for more information.
OTAC Spring Symposium. March 23-24, 2018, San Diego, CA
This annual symposium held in the spring is an easy and convenient opportunity to earn high quality professional development units from well-respected California-based occupational therapy practitioners. As with the Annual Conference, this symposium also focuses on offering the latest occupationally-centered, evidence-based practices. Earn professional development units. Members receive discounted rates. Visit the Spring Symposium page for more information.
Taped Conference Sessions/Podcasts/Webinars/PowerPoints
Access list of available taped sessions, podcasts, webinars, and powerpoints.
California Foundation for Occupational Therapy (CFOT). The Foundation offers scholarships, traineeships, and grants to OTAC members. The scholarship application deadline is annually on March 31 and the grant application deadlines is annually on June 30. For traineeships, request an application from the director of occupational therapy assistants' program where you are enrolled. Learn more at www.cfot.org.
MyOTLicense is a secure, web-based, easy-to-use virtual information and management tracking tool to help occupational therapy practitioners manage their professional information: licenses, certificates, memberships, professional development. You can think of MyOTLicense as your professional virutal electronic filing cabinet.
- This service is FREE to OTAC members. Nonmembers can purchase a subscription for $25 annually.
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