Tasmania Division

Connect with your Occupational Therapy Colleagues

We are planning events so that you can meet with colleagues throughout the year and are also developing Special Interest Groups to support your practice.

In the mean time, please connect in with your regional area to access (and provide) professional support through one of our three regional Interest Groups.. OTA Regional Groups are part of member support we welcome newcomers!

S/HOTs - Southern/Hobart Occupational Therapists

NOTs - Northern Occupational Therapists

NWOT - North Western Occupational Therapists

Please follow the link for more information: https://www.otaus.com.au/divisions/work-study-support-in-tas You can link your participation to our CPD record.

Professional Development, Occupational Therapy Australia

Alex Pilkington-Kerr, our Tasmanian Continuing Professional Development Coordinator works part time coordinating the PD for both Tasmania and Victoria. Please contact her here if you have any queries or suggestions regarding Tasmanian based webinars, workshops or events.

For enquiries about Australia Wide PD events please go to the PD section of our website, or if you have a query about a specific event please contact Sandra Malbourne.

Tasmanian Primary Health Network

The Tasmanian Primary Health Network have many events and activities that Tasmanian OTs can link in to. AH Networking events are occurring in throughout the year... Please navigate through this link if you wish to browse the web-site

The Independent Living Centre (ILC) have open-to-public events.

If you like, you can explore their Website : www.ilctas.asn.au

For further information, you can contact
Julie Dunham; Admin. Support Officer/Mobile Outreach Coordinator
ILC Tas Pty Ltd
275 Wellington Street
South Launceston Tas 7249
Phone: 1300 885 886 (national number) or 03 6335 9200

MAIB Survey

Occupational Therapy Australia Tasmanian Division have entered into discussions with MAIB to review the structure and payment of services currently funded. Thank you for your input this has beenvery helpful- Please be aware that all results will be de-identified when communicating them to MAIB.

Divisional Meeting update

The Divisional Council meets regularly and welcomes your feedback.Thank you to those who attended the Annual Divisional Meeting held on the 31st of March 2016.