Being a BAOT Regional Committee member helps you keep in touch with what is going on nationally and locally in occupational therapy. It's a great networking opportunity through which you can meet other OTs from around the region working in a diverse range of roles.
South West Regional Group Newsletter - Spring 2014
Access a network of likeminded occupational therapists with an interest in neurology
We encourage members with an interest in neurology to join because it will give you access to a network of likeminded occupational therapists via the website and through our regional groups.
Understand and influence your professional body.
Being involved in the Regional Committee, a BAOT local or student group not only enhances your CPD but is also instrumental at helping you understand and influence your professional body and professional issues and can be a springboard to developing your leadership within Occupational Therapy.
Make connections with other OTs.
With many members scattered across a wide and diverse geographical area being a member of the Northern Regional Group provides a valued opportunity to discuss issues that are relevant locally and nationally.
Local groups in Northern and Eastern Scotland
Become a member of COT Specialist Section - People with Learning Disabilities and network with occupational therapists working in field of learning disabilities.
Membership gives you the opportunity as a BAOT member to join a national network of Occupational Therapists working in the field of learning disabilities. Membership also gives you opportunity to contribute to learning disability practice by sharing developments of your practice. Get support from our committee and regional representatives.