It is most unfortunate for the profession of OT in India that the Occupational Therapists remain unregulated, which has contributed to the deplorable state of the profession.
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An international group of OT Educators are working to establish the Journal of Occupational Therapy Education. Contact us if you would also like to be involved.
This course was developed by the Parkinson’s Disease Foundation in collaboration with the American Occupational Therapy Association.
This online course was designed by expert occupational therapy practitioners in the field of Parkinson’s to help their colleagues to ensure best practice care for people living with the disease.
The course provides practical, evidence-based knowledge across the continuum of Parkinson’s care (from diagnosis to advanced PD) to help occupational therapists evaluate and treat individuals in all settings — including in home care, community rehabilitation and long-term care practice settings.
Participants will be able watch each of the four courses separately or all at once.
The University of Deusto would like to announce the opening of a call to recruit 8 Marie Sklodowska-Curie Early Stage Researchers as part of the DIRS-COFUND action.
The Deusto International Research School (DIRS) aims at attracting qualified international Early Stage Researchers for high quality PhD training. The selected candidates will sign an employment contract and will be hosted in an highly internationalised, interdisciplinary and intersectoral research ecosystem. PhD researchers develop their work in one of the seven existing doctoral programmes linked to one the four focus areas: Health and Wellbeing; Human Rights, Peace and Conflict Resolution; Sustainable Development and Innovation; and Education and Lifelong Learning.
The Call for Applications is open from 15th February to 8th April 2016 at 05.00 pm CET.
Full information on the topics for recruitment and specific requirements are published on the DIRS-COFUND website: www.deusto.es/dirs-cofund.es
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Tuesday 27th October is World Occupational Therapy Day 2015
‘World Occupational Therapy Day is the opportunity to heighten the visibility of the profession’s development work and to promote the activities of WFOT locally, nationally, and internationally.’- text from WFOT website
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