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Occupational therapists prepare for second round of strikes

Wed, 19/11/2014 - 09:39
NHS Occupational therapists in England are preparing to strike for a second time on Monday 24 November after the government failed to respond to calls for a 1% pay increase for all NHS staff.  ... Read more

Intermediate care services unable to cope with demand

Wed, 12/11/2014 - 13:18
A new report published today in partnership with the... Read more

College of Occupational Therapists Response to care home review in Wales

Mon, 10/11/2014 - 10:39
The Older People’s Commissioner in Wales, Sarah... Read more

NHS strike in Wales suspended

Fri, 07/11/2014 - 09:50
UNISON in Wales has decided to suspend the industrial... Read more

College of Occupational Therapists secures concession for Universal Credit claimants with distressed children

Wed, 05/11/2014 - 16:00
Legislation governing Universal Credit will be amended... Read more
  • Wednesday 20th May 2015 (All day)


    This Masterclass will provide participants with the knowledge and skills to provide evidence based, condition specific interventions for people with Parkinson’s and related disorders as well as increasing awareness of relevant...

  • Monday 23rd March 2015

    The Master class will enable delegates to start or develop this area of their paediatric OT service by:

    • Increasing their knowledge on how to support children and young people with special needs who require access to digital...
  • Thursday 12th February 2015 (All day)


    This Masterclass gives delegates a greater understanding of how the term ‘bariatric’ is defined and measured as well as of the various body types and their clinical and functional implications. Delegates will learn about...

  • Tuesday 27th January 2015


    Provides key BAOT activists with an introduction to the organisation of BAOT, its roles and functions. Equips members with the tools to lead within their designated roles. This is essential training for all new BAOT Committee and...