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2022-23 NT Budget Delivered
2022-23 NT Budget Delivered

23 May 2022 | OTA has prepared a snapshot of the NT budget measures most relevant to occupational therapists.

2022-23 WA Budget Delivered
2022-23 WA Budget Delivered

16 May 2022 | This year’s Western Australia State Budget boasts a $5.7 billion surplus while delivering significant investment ...

Latest Update in Social Prescribing
Latest Update in Social Prescribing

12 May 2022 | We thank all occupational therapists for their efforts in completing the survey and the students for undertaking ...

DGR Grant Applications Now Open for 2022!
DGR Grant Applications Now Open for 2022!

12 May 2022 | The Occupational Therapy Australia Research Foundation (OTARF) grants scheme stimulates new research knowledge an...

ReturnToWorkSA training for Allied Health
ReturnToWorkSA training for Allied Health

10 May 2022 | ReturnToWorkSA has added further sessions to the Allied Health Skill Building Calendar for the 2021/22 Financial ...

Queensland Mental Health Select Committee Public Hearing
Queensland Mental Health Select Committee Public Hearing

5 May 2022 | OTA welcomed the opportunity to provide a submission to the Mental Health Select Committee’s Inquiry into the opp...

NSW Safeguards Child and Adolescent Mental Health  Response teams (Safeguards Teams) commence
NSW Safeguards Child and Adolescent Mental Health Response ...

5 May 2022 | In the 2021 State Budget, the NSW Government invested $109.5 million over four years to establish 25 Safeguards C...

Have Your Say: Medicare Evaluation Update
Have Your Say: Medicare Evaluation Update

19 Apr 2022 | We’d like to hear from you if you’re interested in joining a short-term working group focused on the Better Acces...

OTs in Schools: Supporting Social and Emotional Wellbeing
OTs in Schools: Supporting Social and Emotional Wellbeing

11 Apr 2022 | OTA facilitated another successful Hot Topic event in South Australia on Thursday 24 March 2022.