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Georgia Occupational Therapists Continuing Education

Georgia occupational therapists continuing education and license renewal information

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Georgia-licensed occupational therapists have a biennial license renewal with a March 31st deadline, even years. Twenty-four (24) continuing education hours are required for license renewal. Of the 24 hours, 14 hours must be in direct patient care, and 8 hours are allowed from home study if AOTA approved.

Ethics for Occupational Therapists

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Occupational Therapy

Continuing Education for Occupational Therapists. Occupational Therapists are regulated in all 50 states and certified by the National Board for Certification in Occupational Therapy, Inc. (NBCOT). The American Occupational Therapy Association (AOTA) is the arm that regulates continuing education for occupational therapists.

Occupational Therapists - Georgia Board of Occupational Therapy

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Living a Better Life with Chronic Pain: Eliminating Self-Defeating Behaviors

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Therapeutic Aspects of Running

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Bipolar Disorder in Children and Adolescents

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Beyond Calories & Exercise: Eliminating Self-Defeating Behaviors

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Autism: The New Spectrum of Diagnostics, Treatment & Nutrition

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Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD)

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