Occupational Therapy New Zealand

Whakaora Ngangahau Aotearoa

Supporting and representing occupational therapists since 1949.

Join OTNZ Whakaora Ngangahau Aotearoa

New members - please contact the OTNZ office

Renewing members - all existing members will be invoiced on 1 March 2015. Please use the link included in your invoice to renew your membership. If you haven't received an invoice for 2015-2016, please contact the OTNZ office. If you have recently changed your email address please ensure that you have updated your online member profile so that your invoice is sent to the correct email address.

Member rates 2015-2016

Download hardcopy (pdf) member form for 2015 - 2016.

New website coming soon!

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Upcoming OTNZ events:

Asia Pacific Occupational Therapy Congress 2015


Visit www.apotc2015.com for more information

Call for abstracts closes 28 January 2015. CLICK HERE for more information.

About Occupational Therapy New Zealand

Previously known as the New Zealand Association of Occupational Therapists (NZAOT). Occupational Therapy New Zealand - Whakaora Ngangahau Aotearoa (Inc) provides services, support, representation and networking opportunities for occupational therapists. OTNZ has members across all occupational therapy practice areas within New Zealand and abroad.

Occupational Therapy New Zealand - Whakaora Ngangahau Aotearoa (Inc) is a member of the World Federation of Occupational Therapists.

Do you work for a DHB?

If you are employed by a DHB or under the Allied, Public Health, & Technical Multiemployer Agreement, then you are entitled to a reimbursement. This may be at least $409.00 of your OTNZ membership subs. See MECA for detail specific to your DHB and work situation.

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Occupation occupies our body, mind and spirit. Meaningful occupation must drive our inquiry and distinguish our practice. Our therapies must engage mind, body and spirit - Suzanne M. Peloquin