How to Advocate as an OT Practitioner and Student


So, you want to advocate for occupational therapy. But you don’t know where to start. 

To be an effective advocate, it may seem like you have to have a lot of experience and maybe even multiple degrees. But that isn’t the case!

No matter if you’re a student, a new grad, or you have 20+ years of experience, YOU are the expert on occupational therapy, and you have an important story to share.

In this course, we’ll talk about

  • How to form an argument
  • How OT policies are made
  • The role of AOTA in advocating for OT
  • What the heck is AOTPAC
  • Upcoming legislation impacting OT
  • And how to get involved!

This course is worth 1 CEU hour

How to advocate as an OT Practitioner and Student, one hour CEUHow to Advocate as an OT Practitioner and Student
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