Nigerian Tertiary Health Institutions Encouraged to Develop Occupational Therapists

In the news yesterday was a story from Africa where the Medical Director (Dr Rahman Lawal) of a Psychiatric Hospital in Lagos has stepped up and stated that “specialty of occupational therapy was not accorded its rightful position.” Continue reading


Pearson ‘Always Learning’ Award Winner Announced

The Pearson Always Learning Award for Occupational therapists was decided and this year was awarded to Glenda van de Ven-Long. Continue reading

First Ever Mental Health Occupational Therapy Congressional Briefing

On March the 19th the firs EVER Mental Health Occupational Therapy Congressional Briefing was held at the American Occupational Therapy Association office in Maryland, USA. Continue reading