Fall Conference 2019

September 20-22, 2019 at Orange Beach!

Compelling, affordable, and conveniently located, the annual fall conference will be here before you know it.  We will be back at Orange Beach, at the lovely Hampton Inn and Suites. Register now at the early bird price!  We will have at least 11 CEUs, and a great lineup of speakers with something for everyone.  Check back soon for details on the agenda, and for hotel pricing codes.  We can't wait to see you at the beach!  

if you are interested in being a vendor at the fall conference, click on the "advertisiting with ALOTA" link under quick links to see our options for sponsorship!

Call for Papers

Participate.  Make a difference.  

The call for papers to present at the annual Alabama Occupational Therapy Association Fall Conference is open until July 15.  Please download the form and follow the directions for submission.  There are a bunch of good reasons to do it.  It is a great way to share your work with others, it advance practice in our state, helps with professional advancement, and is a way to earn professional development units for your registry with NBCOT. 

If selected, ALOTA waives your registration costs for attending the event (i.e., free CEUs)!  Don't put it off - commit.  Participate.  Be someone who makes a difference.  

The Benefits of Membership

Advocate – Educate – Collaborate

You insure the most valuable things in your life – things like your house and your car – why would you not insure your job? ALOTA is the only organization dedicated to be your professional advocate as an occupational therapy practitioner (and future practitioners for our students). It takes resources to do this. This is done through your membership dues and attending our continuing education offerings. We regularly offer some of the most cost efficient and highest quality continuing education in the state. But it is more than just continuing education – our events are designed to promote networking and collaboration in settings that encourage a work-play balance. Do your part. Not a member? Join today, it is easy – just click on the link below. Past member but need to renew? Also easy! Just follow the link. And then make sure you join us in the fall at the beach!
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Welcome to ALOTA!

The Alabama Occupational Therapy Association (ALOTA) is a member organization. ALOTA is the state-based professional organization and public voice for the occupational therapy profession within Alabama. Members consist of occupational therapists, occupational therapy assistants, occupational therapy students, and corporate sponsors who employ occupational therapy personnel. ALOTA is a state affiliate of the American Occupational Therapy Association (AOTA), which is the national professional association. ALOTA and AOTA share the common goals of working to advance the profession of occupational therapy, the public’s awareness of and access to needed occupational therapy services, and the contributions of occupational therapy to health, wellness, productivity and quality of life.