Who are we? 

The Ohio Occupational Therapy Association is a voluntary professional organization of occupational therapy practitioners who are dedicated to supporting the profession through advocacy and communication. The Board of Trustees meets multiple times per year and welcomes input from its members. 

Membership services are of primary importance to the Ohio Occupational Therapy Association. In addition to the informational, support and networking opportunities, the continuing education of members is necessary to maintain standards in quality of service delivery. Membership recruitment, development and retention are essential to meet Ohio’s present and future needs for Occupational Therapy.

Mission Statement

The mission of the Ohio Occupational Therapy Association, Inc. is to promote the profession of occupational therapy, address professional issues in occupational therapy practice and advance the practice of occupational therapy in the state of Ohio. 

Our primary goals are to serve the members of the association by providing continuing education, support, and resources, and to meet the needs of consumers of occupational therapy in the state of Ohio through advocacy and encouraging the delivery of professional and evidence-based practice. 

Vision Statement

The vision of the Ohio Occupational Therapy Association, Inc. is to improve active participation of all eligible licensees in the state; to provide legislative, educational and ethical information; to promote, support, advocate and represent the OT profession statewide.