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
Join in to help promote OT
Click here to be taken to WFOT’s World OT Day page
The British Association of Occupational Therapists and College of Occupational Therapists are running a FREE OT jobs fair in London on the 30th October 2015. If your interested in practising OT in London you are invited to attend and meet prospective employers in both health and social care. There are opportunities at all levels of experience. These are opportunities for OT’s from across Europe.
If this interests you click here for more information and to register
This research is part of a Europe-wide initiative to develop best practice in forensic psychiatric services. By studying occupational therapists perspectives of their role in forensic services, this research will contribute to guidelines and standards being developed.
Occupational therapists with experience practising occupational therapy in a forensic setting in Europe are invited to take part in a short online survey.
- The online survey will take approximately 15-20 minutes
- It can be done from a location of your choice
- Participation in this research study is voluntary
- Your responses will be treated and kept in a confidential manner
By taking part you will be contributing to development of an evidence base for occupational therapy in forensic settings and undertaking continuing professional development (CPD).
For more details and to take part, click here:
In order to participate, you may either:
Click on this link or copy and paste http://www.sogosurvey.com/k/SsRPSQSsTsPsPsP
If you have any questions or require more information about this study, please contact the researcher using the contact details below.
Caty Connell, MCOT MCOTSSMH MSc BSc(Hons)
Specialist Forensic Occupational Therapist
Birmingham and Solihull Mental Health NHS Foundation Trust
We are still looking for more interested participants wanting to run market stands for our market place area at our annual meeting.
We only ask that you attend your stand during non-workshop/presentation/keynote periods.
The cost for this is FREE!
We actively want to encourage and support you to promote your OT related research, development, organisation or educational organisation/programme.
More information can be found at the bottom our Annual Meeting page here
The deadline for entering a bid to host the 2020 COTEC/ENOTHE Joint Congress has been extended till the end of the month, Friday 31st July.
Email Anu Söderström with any questions, firstname.lastname@example.org
or click here for more bid information
The 3rd World Congress of International Foundation for Integrated Care (IFIC) takes place in Mexico on the 19th-21st November 2015
Have announced an extended call for abstracts till the 10th July
Abstracts of good practice, projects, development of policy, research, concepts and theory, lost and found and network/thematic discussions or workshops are welcome
The themes of the congress will be: -Care Coordination and Continuity of Care -People-Centred Care -Joint Improvement, Evaluation and Change -Creating an Enabling Environment -Mobile and Digital Health Solutions click here for the original flyer
To find out more general information about the congress,
including earlybird rates which run to the 31st July by clicking here