Information, interesting articles and announcements for all occupational therapists who are in private practice or interested in private practice.
We are dedicated to supporting OTs across the UK with their CPD at The OT Practice, not just in case we are audited, but to get better as clinicians. Find out more about our first CPD lunchtime webinar.
The RCOT's Workforce Survey exposes pressing issues for UK OTs, such as inadequate staffing and prolonged patient waits. The OT Practice offers independent, client-focused therapy, therefore supporting OTs and improving patient care.
Hear from our new Professional Head of OT Paul Cooper as he aims to enhance the value of OT. Central to his role is promoting continuous professional development (CPD), ensuring our OTS meet HCPC standards and offer the best care. To kickstart this, he'll be hosting a CPD webinar, inviting experts to guide OTs on CPD best practices.
In November, the Therapist Network Team return to Birmingham's National Exhibition Centre for The OT Show on November 22nd and 23rd. But the excitement doesn't stop there, as the team offers more opportunities to connect with fellow professionals at the TOTP Meet Up.
Therapist Network Director Sarah Doyle and Professional Head of OT Paul Cooper ventured north to attend RCOT’s Independent Practice Conference in Edinburgh last week to empower OTs who are considering, or already engaged in, private practice. They were driven by a shared goal: to elevate the OT profession to new heights and reiterate their collective dedication to advancing the cause of OTs
Are CPD structures meeting learning needs and are OTs really tapping into every opportunity available?
Find out why our associates think working in private practice and exploring new ways of working expands their knowledge.
The next Foundations event that housing Lead Di is due to attend is the DFG Summit in Birmingham on the 22nd June which will explore timely access to DFG assessments for older and disabled people with non-complex needs. Find out how to meet Di.
On the 16th of May The OT Practice are excited to attend Kidz to Adultz South. Read the article to find out how to meet the team.
Working in the private sector either full-time, or alongside another role, offers you the opportunity to develop a flexible, self-managed portfolio career around a collection of your skills and interests. Find out how our independent practitioners often feel a greater sense of autonomy to manage their workload and make decisions based on their clinical judgement and the individual needs of their clients and, therefore, they enjoy innovative and creative approaches to therapy.
We are excited to announce that we are the Headline Sponsors of the RCOT Annual Conference 2023. Read the article to learn more about what to expect.