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OT Reflections on the March 2020 Mental Health Australia Policy Forum
OT Reflections on the March 2020 Mental Health Australia Pol...

24 Mar 2020 | A need for strong leadership and advocacy during a concerning time of social isolation exacerbated by national an...

Australian OT Organisations: Roles & Responsibilities
Australian OT Organisations: Roles & Responsibilities

26 Feb 2020 | There are four major players in the Australian occupational therapy landscape. Let’s unpack and clarify the roles...

The Importance of Person-Centred Care in OT
The Importance of Person-Centred Care in OT

13 Feb 2020 | My experience has taught me the huge role of person-centred care in all our intervention. Care that empowers the ...

Mental Health Australia Policy Forum—Reflections from an Occupational Therapist
Mental Health Australia Policy Forum—Reflections from an Occ...

9 Feb 2020 | Thanks to OTA, I had the opportunity to represent our profession in a multi-disciplinary roundtable which conside...

Local Charm & National Support: Launching a Career in Rural QLD
Local Charm & National Support: Launching a Career in Rural ...

8 Jan 2020 | It has been really encouraging for me to see how more experienced OTs have been so willing to help their junior p...

Writing for the OT Blog
Writing for the OT Blog

12 Dec 2019 | The OT Blog is the new home of learnings and experiences from across occupational therapy, offering members and s...

Time to Reflect and Celebrate
Time to Reflect and Celebrate

2 Dec 2019 | Over 200 soon-to-be occupational therapy graduates celebrated their achievements at ACU’s 2019 School of Allied H...

Mental Health OT, Psychosocial Disability & The NDIS
Mental Health OT, Psychosocial Disability & The NDIS

14 Nov 2019 | The NDIS holds many opportunities for mental health OTs to make meaningful and lasting contributions. Sounds like...

Set Goals & Seek Feedback: Learnings for Leadership Success
Set Goals & Seek Feedback: Learnings for Leadership Success

7 Nov 2019 | OT provides us with a unique perspective to bring to the leadership table, and a perspective that is more relevan...