Locating State, National and International OT Associations
National and state associations exist to represent the occupational therapy profession and to meet the challenges that exists for clinicians. Not only is it important to know OT associations exist, but it's important to be a member.
American occupational therapy association (AOTA)
AOTA is the national organization that represents the OT profession. You will be re-directed to AOTA.org in a new window when you click the button below. You can learn more about how the organization represents you here.
State OT Associations
Each state has different priorities affecting legislation, clinical practice, access to care, licensure and continuing education. AOTA has a wonderful database that includes information about State OT Associations, including the Virgin Islands. You will be re-directed to AOTA.org in a new window when you click the button below.
World Federation of Occupational Therapists (WFOT)
WFOT a global OT association that includes OT associations from all over the world. WFOT promotes occupational therapy to support development and strengthening of the profession worldwide. You will be re-directed to WFOT.org in a new a window when you click the button below.