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  • 2021 Officer Voting: Voting for the TNOTA Executive Board position of Secretary is open November 1-30. Cast your vote here or below. 
  • Winter Coat Drive: Tis the Season! Join the TNOTA Diversity and Inclusion committee in giving back to the community through our first Winter Coat Drive! We will be serving our neighbors experiencing homelessness. Between now and December 4th, please collect and donate new or gently used coats (sized M-5XL) to a location near year! Click here or scan the QR code below to find your closest location and instructions. We look forward to collaborating with the Tennessee OT community in providing warmth for those in need!
  • Do you have questions about upcoming licensure changes? Check out our FAQ page, developed in partnership with the Tennessee Board of Occupational Therapy!

  • TNOTA's Approved Provider Program has launched! This Program allows continuing education providers to submit their courses for approval by TNOTA. Per the Rules and Regulations Governing the Practice of Occupational Therapy in Tennessee, courses offered by or in partnership with TNOTA are approved Continued Competence Activities. Check out more information here!

  • Suicide Prevention: TNOTA hosts several suicide prevention courses per year. View these events on the TNOTA calendar, or check out the new suicide prevention page for details. 

  • 2021 "What is OT?" Student Video Contest: Congratulations to the Tennessee State University Class of 2022! View their winning video here! 

  • Congratulations to the TNOTF 2021 Scholarship & Excellent Educator Winners! See below for more details! 

2021 Officer Voting

Voting for the TNOTA Executive Board position of Secretary is open November 1-30. Cast your vote below.

2021 Officer Voting


Diversity & Inclusion  

Visit our webpage to find out more details about our upcoming events!
Click here ---> Diversity & Inclusion 



TNOTF 2021 Scholarship & Excellent Educator Winners

Congratulations to the following recipients: 

Student Excellence Award:
OTD - Cara Kingrea (UTC) 
MOT - Carly Mahaffey (UTHSC) 
OTA - Madison Warren (Walter's State CC)
Excellent Educator:
Dr. Elicia Cruz (UTC)
Presidential Commendation:
Allison Nance
See for more details!



2021-2022 Philanthropy Partner 

Voting results are in! Congratulations to TNOTA's 2021-2022 Philanthropy Partner, Rachel Kay Stevens Therapy Center! Be on the lookout for opportunities to give & volunteer!

For more information on TNOTA's Philanthropy program, visit our philanthropy page!


TNOTA & Aspire OT

TNOTA is pleased to host our online course library with our partners at Aspire OT, an online continuing education platform created by OT practitioners, for OT practitioners. 


New courses are added monthly. Access past and current continuing education courses hosted by TNOTA's districts. Most courses are free for TNOTA members. 

TNOTA Member AspireOT Access
Non-member AspireOT Access


Discounted CEU Benefits

As an additional member benefit, we have partnered with to offer discounted CEUs! Please click the link below to take advantage of this great deal. 

Get CEU Discount

TNOTA Research Opportunities

TNOTA has created a page to support ongoing efforts to further our profession by students, educators, and clinicians.  You can visit the page by clicking here.  Please support your colleagues in their attempts to provide evidence based practice for all OTs and OTAs.