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

 Ananda Mental Health Workshops - Radically Open DBT - DBT-RO 
 October 12, 2018

 Ananda Mental Health Workshops - Using Dialectical Behavior Therapy to Treat Emotion Dysregulation 
 September 17 - 18, 2018

 International Federation on Ageing - 14th Global Conference 
 August 8 - 10, 2018

 Ananda Mental Health Workshops - Cultivating Courage & Shame Resilience within Clients 
 June 4 - 5, 2018

 Ontario Occupational Health Nurses Association - Keeping Workers Well Annual Conference 
 May 31 - June 1, 2018

 GTA Rehab Network - Best Practices Day 2018 
 May 25, 2018

 Fifth Biennial Rainbow Health Conference 
 March 21 - 24, 2018

 Interoception The Eight Sensory System 
 May 17, 2018

 6th Annual Concussion Research Symposium 
 May 12, 2018

 Canadian Seating and Mobility Conference 
 May 1 - 2, 2018

 Ananda Mental Health Workshops - Dialectical Behaviour for the Treatment of Eating Disorders 
 April 30 - May 1, 2018

 Canadian Society of Hand Therapists Annual Conference 
 April 27 - 28, 2018

 David Walton - Motivational Interviewing and Coaching Tools for Health Practitioners 
 April 21, 2018

 Motivational Interviewing and Coaching Tools for Health Practitioners 
 April 21, 2018

 UofT FSW - Professional Advice Networks in Long-Term Care - Characteristics of Opinion Leaders 
 March 1, 2018

 Rehabilitative Care Alliance - Hip TJR Best Practices Framework and Self-Assessment 
 April 19 - 22, 2018

 AOTA Conference and Expo 2018 
 April 19 - 22, 2018

 Sioux Lookout First Nations Health Authority - Enhancing Healthcare in Northwestern Ontario 
 April 19 - 22, 2018

 Access Abilities - 18th Annual Home Medical Equipment and Education Conference 
 April 19, 2018

 The Conference Board of Canada - Healthy Brains at Work Addressing Mental Health in the Workplace 
 February 6, 2018

 Access Abilities - Networking Reception for Health and Senior Care Professionals 
 April 18, 2018

 2018 CADTH Symposium 
 April 15 - 17, 2018

 AdvantAge Ontario Annual General Meeting and Convention 
 April 16 - 18, 2018 Save The Date

 Alzheimers a Positive Approach 
 April 16, 2018

 Lakeridge Health - Choosing Assessment Tools and Using Everyday Items and Tasks to Treat Cognition 
 April 14 - 15, 2018

 Ontario Long Term Care Association and Ontario Retirement Communities Association's Together We Care 
 April 9 - 11, 2018

 Baycrest Rotman Research Institute Conference Traumatic Brain Injury and Concussion 
 March 19 - 21, 2018

 UBC - 34th Annual International Seating Symposium 
 March 6 - 9, 2018

 Sunny Hill - 34th International Seating Symposium 
 March 6 - 9, 2018

 Ananda Mental Health Workshops - Calming the Emotional Storm - Beyond the Basics of DBT 
 March 5 - 6, 2018

 Research Institute for Aging - Walk with Me 2018 
 March 5 - 6, 2018

 RSI Day Plus 2018 Webinar - Workplace Well-Being Healthy Minds, Health Bodies 
 February 28, 2018

 University of Alberta - Violence in the Occupational Therapy Workplace 

 Gowan Consulting Workshops 


 Canadian Association of Occupational Therapists 
 Various Courses and Workshops

 CARF Canada 

 Ideas - Advanced Learning Program 

 Achieve - Centre for Leadership and Workplace Performance 

 Canadian Academy of Psychologists in Disability Assessment - Workshops 

 Crisis & Trauma Resource Institute and ACHIEVE Training Centre 
 Various Courses and Workshops

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

 Institute for Life Course and Aging - Therapeutic Interventions for Older Adults with Anxiety 

 Lakeridge Health Choosing Assessment Tools and Using Everyday Items and Tasks to Treat Cognition 

 Institute for Life Course and Aging - Legacy Therapy and Other End-of-Life Interventions for 

 Your Psychology - Mindful Yoga-Based Acceptance and Commitment Therapy 

 Susan Schenk Courses 

 Western University & Fanshawe College - Preceptor Education Program 

 UofT OISE - Cognitive Behaviour Therapy - Fundamental Skills 

 UofT FSW - Legacy Therapy and Other End-of-Life Interventions for Palliative Patients and Their Fam 

 OOHNA - The Essentials of Occupational Health, Safety and Disability Management 

 UofT OISE - Solution-Focused Brief Therapy - Foundations, Assumptions, Theory and Skills 

 UofT - Diabetes Educator Certificate Program 

 UHN - NDT Intro Course in the Management of Adults with Stroke, Brain Injury 

 UofT OISE - Spiritual, Philosophical and Cultural Issues in Grief and Trauma 

 UofT OISE - Solution Focused Brief Therapy - Child, Adolescent and Family 

 Svetlana Masgutova Educational Institute - MNRI Facial Reflex Integration - Level 1 

 UofT - Functional Electrical Stimulation in Neurorehabilitation 

 UofT OISE - Special Losses, Support and Healing Groups 

 UofT OISE - Families Coping with Trauma and Grief