The next POTAC Steering Committee meeting will be on Saturday, January 31, from 12 Noon to 2:00 PM, at Cibo Restaurant. Click here for details.
Information for the upcoming 2015 Winter Friday Forum is available here.
The next POTAC Steering Committee meeting will be on Monday, November 17, from 5:30 to 7:30 PM, at San José State University. Click here for details.
The POTAC Kim Aspelund Memorial Scholarship page has been updated with a new form for applicants for 2015.
Occupational therapy is now included in new federal regulation as a mental health service that must be available in participating community mental health centers providing Medicare partial hospitalization services. According to Heather Parsons, AOTA’s director of legislative advocacy, “It’s the first time in decades that the federal government has defined what quality community mental health should look like, and occupational therapy is included.”