American Occupational Therapy Association


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American Occupational Therapy Association

 (AOTA)
the professional association for occupational therapists. The bylaws of the AOTA identify its purpose as “acting as an advocate for occupational therapy in order to enhance the health of the public in its medical, community, and educational environments through research, education, action, service, and the establishment and enforcement of standards.” The address of the American Occupational Therapy Association is 4720 Montgomery Lane, P.O. Box 31220, Bethesda MD 20824-1220.

American Occupational Therapy Association (AOTA)

a national professional association of occupational therapists, occupational therapy assistants, and students of occupational therapy.

American Occupational Therapy Association

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AOTA

A national professional organization concerned with establishing and promoting education, research, and standards of practice for occupational therapy. The Web site is www.aota.org
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Copyright [c] 2009 by the American Occupational Therapy Association.
Along with ACTE, the following organizations comprise ASPIIRE's core partnership: the American Federation of Teachers, the American Occupational Therapy Association, the American Speech-Language-Hearing Association, the Council for Exceptional Children's Division for Early Childhood, the National Association of School Psychologists and the National Education Association.
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Established by the American Occupational Therapy Association (AOTA), this week aims to promote understanding of the importance of mobility and transportation to ensure older adults remain active in the community and that transportation will not be the barrier stranding them at home.
Rockville, MD: American Occupational Therapy Association Inc.
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The American Occupational Therapy Association, celebrating its 75th anniversary in 1992, is a national professional society that represents the interests and concerns of over 45,000 occupational therapy practitioners and seeks to improve the quality of occupational therapy services for consumers.
The American Occupational Therapy Association (AOTA) is also working with Rebuilding Together on this pilot.
The commitments bore fruit as evident in Gillette's legacy of accomplishments over her tenure at the American Occupational Therapy Foundation for which she received the Award of Merit in 2006, the highest honor bestowed by the American Occupational Therapy Association.
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Organized by the American Occupational Therapy Association (AOTA), Hill Day is an annual opportunity for occupational therapy professionals to bring their concerns straight to their state's lawmakers' offices, offer solutions, ask questions, and listen to guest speakers on the topics that affect their work.
In support of the proposal are several professional organizations (Human Factors and Ergonomics Society, American College of Occupational and Environmental Medicine, American Association of Occupational Health Nurses, American Occupational Therapy Association, American Nurses Association, American Public Health Association, American Industrial Hygiene Association and many others) and several labor organizations (SEIU, AFL-CIO and others).

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