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.
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
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.
- Online: Stroke Recovery April
5th Apr 17
- Online: Neuroplasticity & brain reorganisation and its relevance to the diseased or injured brain (April)
5th Apr 17
- WORKSHOP: Sensory and Attachment Approaches in Mental Health Practice (TAS)
7th Apr 17
- Online Series - Understanding ABI and the challenging behaviours
24th Apr 17
- WORKSHOP: Foundations to Coach Approach in Early Intervention (VIC)
8th Jun 17