Welcome to the Oklahoma Occupational Therapy Association ~ 

OKOTA can now provide MORE members-only benefits & MORE public resources including:  FREE access to job posts at our Career Center page, special MEMBERS section, & current calendar of statewide events available here at your convenience! 

OKOTA advocates for Occupational Therapy in Oklahoma - JOIN US TODAY and stay informed of policy changes: affecting client access to services, regulatory changes to how we practice, supervision & billing ethics, plus the constant changes to national and state legislation which affect our profession!

2017 April Capitol Day OKC

Capitol Day 2019 was a success!! Thank you to all who joined us for legislative advocacy in support of SB 1038 updating our practice act with definitions of telehealth for Occupational Therapy.

OKOTA 2019 Annual Conference - 
Thank you to every person who attended 9/20-9/21 in Muskogee! 

OKOTA represents every OT & OTA in Oklahoma - The strategic plan for 2020 was discussed at our annual membership meeting Sept.20 at Conference. What advocacy issues does OKOTA need to address? We want to hear from YOU!!!

For more information on current events with our members statewide:
JOIN OKOTA - active members receive a monthly newsletter email with OT news
FOLLOW our social media Facebook page "Oklahoma Occupational Therapy Association"
"OKOTA_official" on Instagram and @OKOTA1967 on Twitter


OKOTA 2019 Honorees:

OTR of the Year - 
Margaret Bates (OTR/L, MOT, OTD)
COTA of the Year -
Verlanda DeLaporte (COTA/L)

Service Award
Alexis Nabong
Healthcare Advocate Award -
Senator John Haste

OT Advocacy Award 
Sarah VanAlstine (OTR/L)
OKOTA Educator Awards - 
Malissia Guthrie (MEd, COTA/L),
Micki Mayfield (OTR/L), Allison Willis (COTA/L)

Nominate for 2020 awards HERE:

Congratulations to OKOTA Executive Officers: 

President: Sarah VanAlstine,  Secretary: Megan Wink,  OTA Rep.: Amber Smith,  Student Representative:  Kelsey Ladenburger,  Director-At-Large (Advisor): Marlene Snow
*Thank you to Roger Williams and Taylor Barrick for running for office in 2019 - we appreciate having highly qualified leaders volunteer to develop OKOTA best policy!

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