We are a dedicated Specialist Section of occupational therapy staff that is passionate about older peoples’ independence, well-being and choice
We provide professional and clinical information on all aspects of occupational therapy practice related to older people. We have a responsibility to keep abreast of relevant professional, practice, policy and legislative developments and issues. Our members include occupational therapy staff from both physical and mental health services for older people.
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We promote high standards of occupational therapy practice within the field of learning disability by supporting networking and sharing expertise, latest techniques and new information with our local and national OT network
We organise educational events, act in an advisory and consultative capacity, and provide updates on developments in national policies affecting learning disability services.
12th & 13th September 2013 at the Marriott Hotel in Cardiff
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We actively support and promote best practice in occupational therapy for people with neurological conditions
COT Specialist Section - Neurological Practice aims to improve knowledge, assessment and treatment of neurological conditions by encouraging awareness of up-to-date approaches, exchange of ideas, CPD and research.
We promote best practice in occupational therapy within the specialty of trauma, orthopaedics, and rehabilitation of amputees
COT Specialist Section - Trauma and Orthopaedics provides a forum for occupational therapists and occupational therapy staff that have an interest in upper and lower limb prosthetics and rehabilitation.