Guidelines for Provision of Occupational Therapy Services in Massachusetts Public Schools
By: Massachusetts Association for Occupational Therapy School Special Interest Group Task Force:
Jan Hollenbeck, MS, OTR/L
Sharon Ray, ScD, OTR/L
Diane Blengs Walker, MS, OTR/L
June Bunch, MHA, MS, OTR/L
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On Friday, October 30, 2015, The Massachusetts Association for Occupational Therapy (MAOT) is hosting its Annual MAOT Conference 2015. The conference is being held at the Four Points Sheraton Norwood, 1125 Boston Providence Turnpike, Norwood, Massachusetts 02062. We anticipate over 350 Occupational Therapy Practitioners and students from Massachusetts and surrounding states will attend this one day conference.
Virginia "Ginny" Stoffel, PhD, OT, BCMH, FAOTA
Advancing OT: Embracing Leadership and Innovation
Virginia "Ginny" Stoffel, PhD, OT, BCMH, FAOTA, is president of the American Occupational Therapy Association (AOTA). Dr. Stoffel is currently an associate professor in the Department of Occupational Science & Technology at the University of Wisconsin–Milwaukee. She has also served as AOTA's vice president. In that role she was responsible for the organization's strategic planning activities and chaired its Centennial Vision commission.
Stoffel was sworn in as president-elect at AOTA's 92nd Annual Conference & Expo in Indianapolis in April 2012. She became president on July 1, 2013, for a 3-year term. In her capacity as president, Stoffel will chair the Association's Board of Directors, serve as an ambassador for occupational therapy in the United States and internationally, and work to foster the development of the profession and its members.
An AOTA member since 1975, Stoffel earned a PhD in Leadership for the Advancement of Learning and Service from Cardinal Stritch University in 2007, an MS in Educational Psychology from the University of Wisconsin–Milwaukee in 1983, and a BA in Occupational Therapy from St. Catherine's in 1977.
Dr. Stoffel has worked on numerous leadership and service projects with AOTA and the American Occupational Therapy Foundation (AOTF). She has served on the AOTA Specialties Board establishing Board Certification in Mental Health. Among many publications, Stoffel co-authored the mental health text, Occupational Therapy in Mental Health: A Vision for Participation. - See more at: http://www.aota.org/publications-news/forthemedia/experts/stoffel.aspx#sthash.15pDj56w.dpuf
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This one-day symposium is designed to provide an opportunity to explore the dimensions of health care and occupational therapy practice. Sessions will focus on a variety of clinical, administrative, management, research-based, practical, and theoretical areas.
At the conclusion of the program, the participants will be able to:
Also, MAOT is offering three options for a company to reach conference attendees; Exhibit Hall Display, Literature Table and Conference Sponsorship.Please see the link below to view information outlining these options in detail.
Please See 2015 MAOT Conference Exhibitor Information
Exhibitor Package! - View
- Genesis Rehabilitation
- MGH Institute of Health Professions - Bronze Sponsor
- Perkins Library
|3 $50.00 gift certificates||Therapro, Inc.|
|A 3rd edition of my TherapyEd National OTA certification exam review and study guide||Rita Fleming-Castaldy|
|Beer growlers with gift certificate (need to be 21 to bid)||Melanie Glynn|
|Children's Books||Karen Jacobs|
|Coach I phone 5 case - new||Sheri Purdy|
|Framed Photographs||Karen Jacbos|
|Jam Basket||Jacqueline Brennan|
|MAOT OT membership||MAOT|
|MAOT OTA Membership||MAOT|
|MAOT Student Membership||MAOT|
|National OTA Certification Exam Review & Study Guide for the OTA||Johanna Duponte|
|Norwex products||Betsy Craig|
|pampered chef- three tier display piece||Betsy Craig|
|Pickle Basket||Jacqueline Brennan|
|Therapro Fidget Kit||Karen Hefler|
|Therapro Pencil and Grip Sampler Kit||Karen Hefler|