Working with Older People (Aged Care)

Any member of Occupational Therapy Australia who works with older people, or who has an interest in Occupational Therapy practice in the area of Aged Care, is eligible to attend these meetings. To join a SIG update your preferences under the member dashboard.

The Occupational Therapists Working with Older People Interest Group aims to:

  • Discuss current issues, practice and research related to working with older people
  • Consult with the Association and the relevant government departments to develop guidelines, and provide expertise for consultation on aged care issues and policy
  • Provide and promote ongoing professional development to encourage up-to-date knowledge and practice for OTs practicing in Aged Care

We have SIGs in the following states and/or territories:

QLD

Convenor: Jacki Liddle and Ros Eagles 

SA

Convenor: Associate Professor Kate Laver

NATIONAL

Convenors: Briony Foote, Lisa Mahon and Rebecca Ward

To join a SIG update your preferences under the member dashboard.

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