AOTA Links and Information
AOTA provides guidance and support for fieldwork education through various resources, forms and articles on their website. You can find sample objectives, project ideas, and many other resources on their website.
Did you know that in the state of Texas, supervision of a fieldwork student could be applied to continuing education requirements for up to 10 hours of type 2 credit? Contact the academic fieldwork coordinator for a certificate or official letter with dates of fieldwork supervision fir you to have on file for your Texas Occupational Therapy License renewal. Learn more
NBCOT also recognizes fieldwork supervision as a professional development activity. Learn more
Supervision of an OT student should be a rewarding experience for all parties. Each student and supervisor brings a unique contribution to the relationship. The dynamic nature of our profession gives us the chance to continue to learn and deepen our understanding through teaching. View the articles below for more information on ensuring a successful student to educator relationship as well as problem solving tips.