The Department of Consumer Affairs, Board of Occupational Therapy licenses and regulates occupational therapists and occupational therapy assistants in California. Effective January 1, 2003, occupational therapy practitioners must be licensed or certified by the Board to practice in California.
Department of Consumer Affairs
Board of Occupational Therapy
2005 Evergreen Street, Suite 2050
Sacramento, CA 95815
(916) 263-2701 Fax
Email - email@example.com
National Board for Certification of Occupational Therapy (NBCOT)
12 South Summit Avenue Suite 100
Gaithersburg, MD 20877
(301) 869-8492 Fax
Provides information on examination and certification requirements for individuals interested in the occupational therapy profession.
Occupational Therapy Association of California
950 Glenn Drive, Suite 150, Folsom, CA 95630
Provides information and consultation for practicing occupational therapists within California. Member organization for Occupational Therapists.
California Foundation for Occupational Therapy (CFOT)
4040 Grandview Boulevard, Suite 43
Los Angeles, CA 90066
Provides information about occupational therapist scholarships within their own Foundation in the State of California.
American Occupational Therapy Association
4720 Montgomery Ln Ste 200
Bethesda, MD 20814-3449
TDD: 1-800-377-8555 Fax: 240-762-5150
Provides information about occupational therapy scholarships, loans, financial aid, and membership qualifications.