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.

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

 CAOT Webinar - Driving assessment of clients taking medical marijuana 
 January 22, 2019

 CAOT Webinar - Occupation in occupational therapy practice- Uncovering the complexities and opportun 
 February 5. 2019

 CAOT Webinar - How can I address driving with my clients Tips and resources from a community of pra 
 February 12. 2019

 CAOT Webinar - Enabling occupation for populations- Use of occupational performance models and frame 
 February 19. 2019

 CAOT Workshop - Cognitive Stimulation Therapy- Making a difference for people with dementia 
 March 1, 2019

 CAOT Webinar - How to improve accessibility in Canadian health care for LGBTQ+ clients 
 March 5, 2019

 Ananda Mental Health Workshops - Understanding and Treating Eating Disorders 
 March 4 - 5, 2019

 CAOT Webinar - Occupation-based assessments in pediatric practice 
 March 12, 2019

 CAOT Workshop - Dementia care- A comprehensive approach to support aging in place 
 September 13 - 14, 2019

 CAOT Workshop - Cognitive Behavioural Therapy - Level 2 for occupational therapy 
 March 22 and 23, 2019

 CAOT Webinar - Power wheelchair assessment and prescription for the bariatric client - a practical 
 March 27, 2019

 Together We Care 
 April 1 - 3, 2019

 CAOT Webinar - Good, better, best - Seating in the bathroom 
 April 9, 2019

 The Conference Board of Canada - Mental Health in the Capital 2019 
 April 8 - 9, 2019

 13th Annual and Risk Recovery Forensic Conference 
 April 10 - 12, 2019

 CAOT Workshop - Working with clients with vision loss- Skills for all occupational therapists 
 April 12, 2019

 Ananda Mental Health Workshops - Working With Emotion in Psychotherapy- The Transforming Power 
 April 23 - 24, 2019

 Hospice Palliative Care Ontario 2019 Annual Conference 
 April 28 - 30, 2019 Save The Date!

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

 GTA Rehab Network - Best Practices Day 2019 
 May 3, 2019 Save The Date!

 The Conference Board of Canada - Operationalizing Workplace Mental Health - Strategy to Action 
 Toronto, ON - February 27, 2019 Halifax, NS - March 5, 2019 Calgary, AB - March 21, 2019 Ottawa, ON - April 9, 2019 Vancouver, BC - May 29, 2019

 Ananda Mental Health Workshops - CBT for Depression and Psychosis 
 June 6 - 7, 2019

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

 Assessment and Rehabilitation of Executive Functioning Impairment 
 October 18, 2018

 Acupuncture Canadas Foundations of Anatomical Acupuncture - AA1 
 London online March 4, 2019 with onsite April 26-28 Toronto online August 26, 2019 with onsite October 18-20

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

 Ananda Mental Health Workshops - New Developments in the Treatment of PTSD, Complex PTSD, and 
 November 22, 2019


 Achieve - Centre for Leadership and Workplace Performance 

 Matheson - Cognitive Functional Capacity Evaluation 


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

 UofT - Functional Electrical Stimulation in Neurorehabilitation 

 Gestalt - Child-Parent Somatic Psychotherapy International Training Program 

 Matheson - Cognitive Rehabilitation for Practicing Clinicians 

 UofT - Diabetes Educator Certificate Program 

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

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

 Matheson - Advanced Functional Capacity Evaluation 

 Matheson - Cost of Future Care and Life Care Planning Certification 

 Ideas - Advanced Learning Program 

 Mission Empowerment - Clinical Applications of Neuropolasticity 

 Institute for Life Course and Aging - Bridging Aging and Disability 

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

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

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

 Crisis & Trauma Resource Institute and ACHIEVE Training Centre 

 UHN - NDT Introductory Course in the Management of Adults with Stroke, Brain Injury and other Neurom 

 OPA - Introduction to Wound Care Management for Physiotherapists and Other Health Care Professionals 

 OPA - Wound Care Principles and Assessment 

 Back Works - NDTA Advanced Gait Course 
 June 19 - 23, 2019

 Back Works - Treating the Individual with Ataxia Using an NDT Approach 
 January 19, 2019

 Key Clinical Skills - Medical Diagnostic Imaging