Occupational Therapy Association of Californa

OTAC Special Topics Forum - August 9, 2022 | Gender Identity and Occupational Therapy: A Recognition of Occupational Impact (1 PDU)

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Event Information

Come engage in a conversation about gender identity, the experience, and the occupational impact. This presentation will consist of a panel that includes members with research and lived experience. Discussions will focus on occupations impacted as well as implications for practice. We hope to foster a goal of enhanced understanding and responsiveness.

Devlynn Neu, MS, OTR/L
Susan DiDino, MOT, OTR/L
Karen McCarthy, OTD, OTR/L


  • Objective 1: To reflect on how gender identify impacts occupational experience
  • Objective 2: To apply concepts learned on occupational impact and deprivation to current OT practice
  • Objective 3: To identify continued opportunities to engage in lifelong learning in becoming a responsive practitioner.

August 9, 2022
6:00pm - 7:30pm
Zoom meeting information will be provided via email within 30 minutes of registration.

$10 for OTAC Members
$25 for OTAC Nonmembers

Forum Hosts

Renee Makin

Region 1 Director
Renee Boivin Makin, OTD, OTR/L

Hiral Khatri

Region 3 Director
Hiral Khatri, OTD, OTR/L