Listed below are some useful links to external associations and organisations. If you would like to suggest additional links, please contact:-
WA Occupational Therapy Association office
Suite 4a, 266 Hay Street, SUBIACO  WA 6008;
Ph: (08) 9388 1490; Fax: (08) 9388 1492;
Email: info@waota.com.au
Website: www.waota.com.au


The World Federation of Occupational Therapists (WFOT)

http://www.wfot.org


Occupational Therapy Registration Boards:

National Registration:
For updates on national registration, please visit the Australian Health Practitioners Regulation Agency (AHPRA) and Occupational Therapy Board of Australia websites below:
http://www.ahpra.gov.au
http://www.ahpra.gov/occupational-therapy.aspx


Occupational Therapy Council (Australia & New Zealand) Inc. (OTC – formally COTRB)

PO Box 959, South Perth WA 6951; Ph: (08) 9368 2655; Fax: (08) 9368 2677;
Email: admin@cotrb.com.au
Website: www.cotrb.com.au


The National Board for Certification in Occupational Therapy, Inc. (NBCOT)  (USA)

http://www.nbcot.org/


Continuing Professional Development

Guidelines on Continuing Professional Development (CPD) (458 KB,PDF)
Template example of a CPD record for occupational therapists (40 KB,DOC)
Continuing Professional Development Fact Sheet (214 KB,PDF)
For information on McMaster qualitative/quantitative studies and links to forms and guidelines visit http://www.srs-mcmaster.ca/Default.aspx?tabid=630
Australian Occupational Therapy Journal
OT Seeker is a database that contains abstracts of systematic review and randomised controlled trials relevant to Occupational Therapy.
CATS Critcally appraised topics in Occupational Therapy


Overseas Occupational Therapy Associations

American Occupational Therapist Association
British Association of OT
Canadian Association of Occupational Therapists 
Council Of Occupational Therapists for the European Countries
New Zealand Association of Occupational Therapists
The College of Occupational Therapists (UK)
Occupational Therapy Association of South Africa 
All India Occupational Therapists’ Association
Neuro-Developmental Therapy Association
CanChild Centre for Childhood Disability Research

More Overseas Occupational Therapy Associations websites in the following countries:
Africa Regional
Japan
Malaysia
Mumbai, India
Philippines
Singapore
Sri Lanka 


Australian Occupational Therapy Schools

Charles Sturt University (Albury-Wodonga, NSW)
Curtin University of Technology (Bentley, WA)
Deakin University (Geelong Campus, VIC)
Edith Cowan University (Joondalup, WA)
James Cook University (North QLD)
La Trobe University (Bundoora Campus, VIC)
University of Newcastle (Newcastle [Callaghan], NSW)
University of Queensland (Brisbane, QLD)
University of Sydney (Sydney, NSW)
University of Western Sydney (Campbelltown, NSW)


Australian Health Professionals Member Organisations

Audiological Society of Australia

Australian Bobath Neuro-Developmental Therapy Association
Australian Association of Social Workers
Australian Hand Therapy Association
Australian Institute of Radiography
Australian Physiotherapy Association
Dietitians Association of Australia
Allied Health Professions Australia
Optometrists Association of Australia
Speech Pathology Australia
The Australian Psychological Society Ltd
The Orthoptic Association of Australia
The Pharmacy Guild of Australia
The Society of Hospital Pharmacists of Australia


Australian Government Links

Australian Bureau of Statistics (ABS)
Australian Government Institute of Health and Welfare
Australian Government Department of Health and Ageing
Australian Government National Health and Medical Reseach Council
 


Other

Australia OT Journal
AMPS (Assessment of Motor and Process Skills) Project International
OT Seeker
Health Workforce Australia