World Occupational Therapy Day 2012

Click to go to the WFOT site for more about World OT Day. 

Occupational Therapist all around the World are getting ready for 27th October 2012.

‘Occupational Therapy Global Day of Service’

Promoting Occupational Therapy are hosting another OTGDS.

The OTGDS is 27th October 2012, but you can register now!

Further information can be found at Promoting Occupational Therapy.

As part of the OTGDS #OTalk will be hosting a tweetchat:

‘The Role of Occupational Therapy in Public Health’

If anyone has resources including articles, slide-shares, blogs etc or wants to write a blog about their role in public health, please share the links! The aim is to raise the profile of OT and what we can do as well as sharing resources with other OTs for the benefit of services. We look forward to sharing some great resources.

You can get in touch through the blog, on twitter @OTalk_Occhat or on Facebook

‘Annual Blog Carnival’

Now Accepting Submissions. Closing date 24th October 2012.

More information can be found on Linda’s Daily Living Skills Blog.

Here is the link to final carnival!

‘Celebrating the Occupational Therapy Global Family’

20th October 2012 – 8pm (UK)

 Time Conversion.

A live podcast to celebrate the work of OT’s around the Globe!

Click here to go to the website.

‘#OTalk Special Event’

‘The Role of Occupational Therapy in Public Health’

27th October 2012 – 8pm (UK)

Time Conversion

Click for more information.

Here are the resources we collated


‘OccuBuzz Launch’

The Occupation and Wellbeing Quiz Launches on October 27th 2012.

Click to go to the OccBuzz Site. 

‘OT 24 Hour Virtual Exchange’

29-31 October 2012

Time & Date for Session One

Further information can be found on the OT4OT website.

Resources to Promote World OT Day 2012

WFOT (select World OT Day from the drop down menu) have produced some great and FREE materials that you can download and use, these include:

• Guide to World OT Day
• World OT Day 2012 logo
• Official World OT Day 2012 poster in 5 languages
• Limited edition 60th Anniversary Poster
• Desktop calendars
• Cover Art for websites and social networking
• World OT Day QR Code
• Posters

Also maybe you would like to attach a Picbadge or two to your social media profiles.

Click for WOTD2012 badge and OT24Vx badge.

OOFRAS have got some great pictures which they invite you to download and use. Click the picture to go to the OOFRAS site.


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