Student Newsletter: The student resources page was created to keep occupational therapy (OT) students informed, inspired, and connected. A new issue of the Student Newsletter is available!



Conference Registration Fees:  Early bird discount expires October 14, 2016  and is shown in blue below. Full registration fee after 10/15 are no longer discounted and are at full price.  Lunch is included in conference fee, there is not an "opt out" for lunch


FOTA16: Propelling Occupation -The FOTA Annual Conference, #FOTA16, will take place on November 4-5 at the Renaissance Orlando at SeaWorld®! This amazing venue will offer many comforts and amenities to our attendees and exhibitors an doth location is just fabulous!

Attend #Fota16: Conference information, fees and details

Volunteer at #Fota16 - click link to fill out the volunteer form for conference


AOTF has awarded the 2016 Myra McDaniel scholarship funded by FOTA to Jessica Leer. Jessica Leer is pursuing her Master’s degree in occupational therapy at the Florida Agricultural and Mechanical University. She has maintained 4.0 grade point average and is in the top five percent (5%) of her class. Her Curriculum Director states, “She had displayed an interest in research and scholarship and frequently sends her instructors research articles of interest to her and the content of the course being taught.

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The Benefits of Membership

Membership fees support the FOTA Government Affairs Committee, which is active in advocating for occupational therapy practitioners and the clients we serve through:

• Working with our state legislators and our lobbyist Larry Gonzales,to promote and protect occupational therapy services

• Protecting the OT scope of practice to ensure that practitioners have the right to practice true occupational therapy in Florida

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OT Licensure Procedure 

As Florida's OT community prepares for another licensure renewal season, the FOTA is providing information and resources on changes in the renewal process that all practitioners must be aware of as they prepare for this renewal cycle in 2013 and plan properly for future renewal in 2015. FOTA does not does not manage anything to do with OT Licenses in Florida. However we do monitor legislation and...

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