Media Releases

Labor and the Greens endorse role of occupational therapy ahead of Saturday’s Tasmanian election
Labor and the Greens endorse role of occupational therapy ah...

27 Apr 2021 | The Tasmania Division of Occupational Therapy Australia (OTA) has welcomed undertakings from the Australian Labor...

Major parties endorse role of occupational therapy ahead of Saturday’s WA poll
Major parties endorse role of occupational therapy ahead of ...

11 Mar 2021 | The Western Australian Division of Occupational Therapy Australia (OTA) has welcomed undertakings from the major ...

Occupational therapists welcome final report of the Royal Commission into Victoria’s Mental Health System
Occupational therapists welcome final report of the Royal Co...

5 Mar 2021 | Chief Executive Officer of Occupational Therapy Australia (OTA), Samantha Hunter, said the Royal Commissioner’s r...

Occupational therapists welcome final report of the Royal Commission into Aged Care Quality and Safety
Occupational therapists welcome final report of the Royal Co...

3 Mar 2021 | Chief Executive Officer of Occupational Therapy Australia (OTA), Samantha Hunter, said the Royal Commissioner’s r...

Forum to examine the vital role of occupational therapists in the delivery of mental health care
Forum to examine the vital role of occupational therapists i...

10 Nov 2020 | More than 250 people are expected to attend Occupational Therapy Australia’s (OTA) Mental Health Forum, to be con...

Queensland Labor and the Greens endorse role of occupational therapy while other major parties fail to respond
Queensland Labor and the Greens endorse role of occupational...

29 Oct 2020 | The Queensland Division of Occupational Therapy Australia (OTA) has been left disappointed with only two of the m...

ACT Election: Major Parties Endorse Role of Occupational Therapists But Overlook Key Opportunities
ACT Election: Major Parties Endorse Role of Occupational The...

14 Oct 2020 | The ACT Division of Occupational Therapy Australia (OTA) has welcomed several undertakings from the major parties...

OT Exchange 2020: Award-winning sensory garden improves wellbeing for kids with Autism
OT Exchange 2020: Award-winning sensory garden improves well...

15 Sep 2020 | Delegates at the 2020 Virtual OT Exchange have been told that children with Autism Spectrum Disorder (ASD) respon...

OT Exchange 2020: Innovative practices improve employability for people with a disability
OT Exchange 2020: Innovative practices improve employability...

15 Sep 2020 | Delegates at the 2020 Virtual OT Exchange have been told that innovative programs can help people with a disabili...