he American Occupational Therapy Association (AOTA) is the national professional association established in 1917 to represent the interests and concerns of occupational therapy practitioners and students of occupational therapy and to improve the quality of occupational therapy services.
The American Occupational Therapy Foundation (AOTF) is a 501(c)(3) charitable, scientific and educational organization founded in 1965. It serves the public interest by supporting occupational therapy research and increasing public understanding of the important relationship between everyday activities (occupations) and health. It accomplishes its aims primarily through grants and scholarships, through programs, and through publications.
NBCOT provides a world-class standard for certification of occupational therapy practitioners. We develop, administer, and continually review our certification process based on current and valid standards that provide reliable indicators of competence of the practice for occupational therapy. Above all else, NBCOT’s mission is to serve the public interest.
The mission of OccupationalTherapy.com is to enhance the quality of life for the patients and clients in the care of the professionals we serve.
We support this mission by:
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--Enhancing students’ clinical knowledge and skills to become meaningful contributors to the profession.