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

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

 CARF Canada 
 A variety webinars.

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

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

 Back Works - Treating the Individual with Ataxia Using an NDT Approach 
 September 9, 2018

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

 Back Works - NDT Introductory Workshop in the Management of Adults with Stroke, Brain Injury 
 September 22-23, 2018

 Collaborating Clinicians - Three Day Workshop with Kim Barthel 
 September 25-27, 2018

 Drive On! Seminars - Gaining Confidence in Driver Screening 
 September 28, 2018

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

 World Stroke Organization - 11th World Stroke Congress 
 October 17-20, 2018

 Association of Family Health Teams 2018 Conference 
 October 24-25, 2018

 21st MedExpo Africa 2018 
 October 25-27, 2018

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

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

 Toronto ABI Network Conference 2018 
 November 15-16, 2018

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

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

Courses

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

 Achieve - Centre for Leadership and Workplace Performance 
 A variety of workshops, webinars and other events through Achieve.

 Mindworks 
 Established in 1989, MindWorks is a leader in providing community-based, brain injury rehabilitation support services and programs. Our programs and services are tailored to help with each client’s specific needs. Professional development and educati

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

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

 UofT - Functional Electrical Stimulation in Neurorehabilitation 
 

 UofT - Exercise Training in Pulmonary Rehabilitation 
 

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

 UofT - Diabetes Educator Certificate Program 
 

 UofT - Suctioning Skills and Clinical Decision Making for Physical Therapists 
 

 MindWorks - Optimizing Functional Cognition and Executive Functioning 
 

 UofT - Oxygen Administration and Titration for Physical Therapists and Regulated Health Professional 
 

 Upper Extremity Seminars - Management of Stiff Joints of Upper Extremity 
 

 CAMH - Opioid Problems, Treatment Solutions 
 

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

 Ideas - Advanced Learning Program 
 The IDEAS Advanced Learning Program (ALP) equips healthcare professionals with the knowledge, practical skills and tools to lead quality improvement initiatives that aim to improve patient care, experience and outcomes. At the completion of the ALP,

 Key Clinical Skills - Medical Diagnostic Imaging 
 

 Susan Schenk Courses 
 

 University of Alberta - Violence in the Occupational Therapy Workplace 
 

 McGill School of Physical and Occupational Therapy - Screening Driver Safety 
 

 McGill School of Physical and Occupational Therapy- Graduate Certificate in Chronic Pain Management 
 

 NDT Introductory Workshop in the Management of Adults with Stroke, Brain Injury and other Neuromotor 
 

 Driver Rehabilitation and Automotive Mobility Solutions Course for Health Professionals 
 

 International Spine and Pain Institute - Therapeutic Pain Certification 
 

 Toronto Rehabilitation Institute - The Five Weekend Care of the Elderly Certificate