Workshop & Course Listings

Upcoming professional development opportunities of interest to occupational therapists are listed below. Please note that listing of an event does not suggest endorsement by the Society.

Attending a professional development event? Occupational therapists registered to practice in Ontario may be eligible to apply for financial support from the Allied Health Professional Development Fund.  View OSOT's Tips for Advocating for Professional Development Leave and/or Support from Your Employer.

Listing your Professional Development Event
OSOT posts information about professional development events deemed by the Society to be relevant to OT without charge. Contact the OSOT Office if you wish to submit a workshop or course listing.

Workshops & Webinars

 IXT Mind Workshops 

 Canadian Association of Occupational Therapists 
 For list of current courses, events and workshops that CAOT offers.

 Institute for Work and Health 
 For list of current courses, events and workshops that CAOT offers.

 CARF Canada 
 A variety webinars and workshops.

 Gowan Consulting Workshops 
 Gowan Consulting offers a variety of workshops, webinars and presentations for you professional development.

 Rehabilitative Care Alliance 2018 Assess and Restor Virtual Forum 
 November 1, 2018

 MAC - Psychosocial and Cognitive Factors with Functional Capacity Evaluations and Return-to-Work 
 November 2-3, 2018

 Psychosocial and Cognitive Factors with Functional Capacity Evaluations and Return to Work 
 November 2-3, 2018

 Shift Your Thinking LD Summit 
 November 4, 2018

 CTRI - Challenging Behaviours in Youth, Strategies for Intervention 
 Toronto, ON - November 6, 2018, Ottawa, ON - November 7, 2018

 UHN Emergency Medicine Conference 2018 
 November 7-8, 2018

 UBC - 6th Health and Well-Being in Children Youth & Adults in Developmental Disabilities Conference 
 November 7-9, 2018

 CARF - An Introduction to CARF Medical Rehabilitation Accreditation 
 November 13, 2018

 Complimentary Webinar - Introduction to CARF Medical Rehabilitation Accreditation 
 November 13, 2018

 Toronto ABI Network Conference 2018 
 November 15-16, 2018

 Fall Prevention Community of Practice 
 November 22, 2018

 CMHA - Campus Mental Health 2018 Conference 
 November 21-22, 2018

 Innovations in Balance Mobility and Fitness - The Links to Clinical Practice 
 November 23, 2018

 Occupation and Trauma - Expanding Occupational Therapy Practice 
 November 22-23, 2018

 3rd Annual Conference Best Practices in Post-Trauma Community Re-Integration 
 November 23, 2018

 CTRI - Addictions and Mental Illness - Working With Co-Occurring Disorders 
 Toronto, ON November 20, 2018, Ottawa, ON November 21, 2018, Thunder Bay, ON November 26, 2018, London, ON November 28, 2018

 CTRI - Harm Reduction - A Framework for Change, Choice and Control 
 Toronto, ON November 22, 2018, Ottawa, ON November 22, 2018, London, ON November 29, 2018

 Aging In Place Home Modification Conference 
 November 29, 2018

 Ananda Mental Health Workshops - Cognitive Behavioural Treatment of Problem Perfectionism 
 November 29-30, 2018

 Concussion Symposium for Clinicians Lawyers Insurers and Judges 
 December 6, 2018

 Goal Management Training 
 December 13, 2018

 CTRI - Mindfulness Counselling Strategies - Activating Compassion and Regulation 
 London, ON December 10 - 11, 2018, Ottawa, ON December 10 - 11, 2019, Toronto, ON December 12 - 13, 2018

 Canadian Seating and Mobility Conference 2019 
 April 30 - May 1, 2019 Save The Date!

 10th Canadian Conference on Dementia 
 October 3-5, 2019 Save The Date!

 Assessment and Rehabilitation of Executive Functioning Impairment 
 October 18, 2018

 Mission Empowerment - Clinical Applications of Neuropolasticity 
 November 19-20, 2018


 MindWorks - Optimizing Functional Cognition and Executive Functioning 

 UofT - Exercise Training in Pulmonary Rehabilitation 

 OOHNA - The Essentials of Occupational Health Safety and Disability Management 

 Institute for Life Course and Aging - Substance Misuse Among Older Adults - An Overview of Psycho 

 Institute for Life Course and Aging - Grief Interventions for all Types of Situational Loss 

 UofT- Suctioning Skills and Clinical Decision Making for Physical Therapists 

 UHN - 2019 Collaborative Change Leadership A Certificate Program for Healthcare and Health Education 

 CAMH - Opioid Problems Treatment Solutions 

 OBIABrock - Brain Basics Courses 

 OPA - Incorporating Electrophysical Agents into Wound Care Management 

 UofT - Diabetes Educator Certificate Program 

 Institute for Life Course and Aging - How to Rune a Caregiver Support Group Using Different Modaliti 

 Crisis & Trauma Resource Institute and ACHIEVE Training Centre 

 Institute for Life Course and Aging - End of Life Interventions For Palliative Individuals 

 Shift Concussion Management - Vestibular and Ocular Integration and Complex Case Management Level 2 

 UofT - Functional Electrical Stimulation in Neurorehabilitation 

 OPA - Wound Care Principles and Assessment 

 UofT - Functional Assessment - The Six-Minute Walk Test for Clinical Researchers and Clinicians 

 Sunnybrook - Two Day Advanced Training in Cognitive Behavioural Insomnia Therapy (CBT-I) 

 Achieve - Centre for Leadership and Workplace Performance 


 NDT Bobath Certificate Course in the Management of Adults with Stroke and Brain Injury 

 UofT - Introduction to Clinical Research to Support Evidence-Based Practice in Manual Therapy 

 Shift Concussion Management - Best Practices in Concussion Management Level 1 

 Gestalt - Child-Parent Somatic Psychotherapy International Training Program