Allied Health Professional Development Fund

Occupational therapists registered to practice in Ontario are eligible to apply for funding to reimburse expenses for  
 professional development activities from the province's Allied Health Professional Development Fund.  OTs may apply for up to $1500 to reimburse costs relating to eligible professional development activities between April 1st and March 31st each year. See program details at

Electronic Health Library
While at the AHPDF website note the link to the Electronic Health Library which provides registered Ontario occupational therapists with access to the most recent health care literature to help determine the best approach to evidence-based practice. Current databases made accessible through the Electronic Health Library include;     
  • CINAHL complete
  • Medline with Full Text
  • DynaMed Plus
Complimentary webinars that provide orientation to the Electronic Health Library and introductory and advanced literature search skills are scheduled regularly and are promoted and accessible through the library website.  View archived tutorial webinars and resources here.

Visit the Electronic Health Library.