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What can TNOTA do for you? Exploring benefits to membership and beyond, Hosted by the Middle District
Wednesday, March 30, 2022, 7:00 PM - 8:00 PM CST
Category: CEU Event

What can TNOTA do for you? Exploring benefits to membership and beyond, Hosted by the Middle District

Wednesday, March 30, 2022

7:00 - 8:00 P.M. (CST)

Virtual Meeting via GoToMeeting and Aspire OT, this webinar is being offered as part of our partnership with Aspire OT

Register HERE!
 

Topic: Learning about the benefits of being a member of the Tennessee Occupational Therapy Association (TNOTA)

Presenter: Cindy DeRuiter Blackwell, OTD, OTR/L

About the Presentation: Participants will understand the role of the Tennessee Occupational Therapy Association and the many facets of the organization-participants will learn about TNOTA's recent successes related to legislative advocacy, mentorship, and leadership development-participants will understand the structure and benefits of TNOTA membership-participants will be able to give feedback and share thoughts about TNOTA's value and future directions.

Course Objectives:  

  • Participants will understand the role of the Tennessee Occupational Therapy Association and the many facets of the organization
  • Participants will learn about TNOTA's recent successes related to legislative advocacy, mentorship, and leadership development
  • Participants will understand the structure and benefits of TNOTA membership
  • Participants will be able to give feedback and share thoughts about TNOTA's value and future directions

About the Presenter:  Dr. Cindy DeRuiter Blackwell is the president of TNOTA. She obtained her Master's and Post-Professional Doctorate from the University of Illinois at Chicago. Dr. Blackwell is a pediatric OT practitioner who has worked in outpatient settings, pediatrics, early intervention, home health, and academia. She is the Director of Medical Services at Project Play Therapy. Dr. Blackwell is passionate about disability rights, advocacy on behalf of the OT community, and empowering the next generation of OT practitioners.

CEU Opportunity: 1 CEU certificate = FREE for TNOTA members, $20 for non-members