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Professional Organizations

  • AbleData
    "...provides objective information on assistive technology and rehabilitation equipment available from domestic and international sources to consumers, organizations, professionals, and caregivers within the United States. We serve the nation's disability, rehabilitation, and senior communities."
  • Advance for Occupational Therapy Practitioners
    "...a biweekly newsmagazine, serving 60,100 occupational therapy personnel nationwide. Our audience drives its focus and its contents"
  • American Occupational Therapy Association (AOTA)
    "...the national professional association established in 1917 to represent the interests and concerns of occupational therapy practitioners and students of occupational therapy and to improve the quality of occupational therapy services"
  • American Occupational Therapy Foundation (AOTF)
    "...a 501(c)(3) charitable, scientific and educational organization founded in 1965. It serves the public interest by supporting occupational therapy research and increasing public understanding of the important relationship between everyday activities (occupations) and health. It accomplishes its aims primarily through grants and scholarships, through programs, and through publications."
  • Canadian Association of Occupational Therapists
    "...provides services, products, events and networking opportunities to assist occupational therapists achieve excellence in their professional practice."
  • Closing the Gap
    "Closing The Gap provides professionals, parents and consumers with the information and training necessary to best locate, compare and implement assistive technology into the lives of persons with disabilities."
  • Kentucky Board of Licensure for Occupational Therapy
    "The purpose of the Board of Occupational Therapy is to administer and enforce the statutory authority and to monitor the needs of the consuming public. The board examines and licenses all eligible candidates for entry into the profession of occupational therapy. It recommends appropriate changes in the law to assure fairness and equality."
  • Kentucky Occupational Therapy Association (KOTA)
    "...the professional association of occupational therapists, occupational therapy assistants, and students of occupational therapy in the Commonwealth."
  • National Board for Certification in Occupational Therapy
    "a not-for-profit credentialing agency that provides certification for the occupational therapy profession. NBCOT® serves the public interest by developing, administering and continually reviewing a certification process that reflects current standards of competent practice in occupational therapy."
  • Rehabilitation Engineering and Assistive Technology Society of North America (RESNA)
    "...a professional society for individuals and organizations interested in technology and disability."
  • Sensory Processing Disorder Foundation
    "...a world leader in research, education, and advocacy for Sensory Processing Disorder, a neurological condition that disrupts the daily lives of many children and adults."