CORECOM-CANCOM project welcomes members of the public to express their views about an early version of draft competencies for Occupational Therapists by signing-up for an on-line webinar. There are four webinars to be held the week of November 23-27, 2020.  Participation is voluntary and participants will receive a confirmation email and discussion materials in advance of the session.  The sign-up sheets are on the project’s website: Click Here

Background Information about the Project

This is a unique opportunity for members of the public to have a voice in the development of one competency document for all Occupational Therapists across Canada.  If you know of individuals who have knowledge of occupational therapy, please share this opportunity with them.

It is called the CORECAM-CANCOM project – reflecting its focus on competencies. It is a multi-year, collaborative projects governed by a Steering Committee with representatives from three national Occupational Therapy organizations, including:

      • The Association of Canadian Occupational Therapy Organizations (ACOTRO);
      • The Association of Canadian Occupational Therapy University Programs (ACOTUP); and
      • The Canadian Association of Occupational Therapists (CAOT)

The project’s website www.corecomcanada.com provides additional information about the CORECOM-CANCOM project. The latest Project Communique in English and French is attached below.

If you have questions about getting involved in this initiative or need more information, please contact the Project Manager, Bobbie Carefoote, at the email: CORECOMprojectmanager@acotro.org.