The Connecticut Occupational Therapy Association (ConnOTA)

ConnOTA is a non-profit volunteer organization that provides a professional community for its members. The resources contained in this site will outline membership benefits, continuing education opportunities, and serve as a resource for promoting the profession in the State of Connecticut. Our mission is to protect and promote the advancement of the practice of Occupational Therapy while serving the needs of our members and consumers of our services.



Are you looking for exciting volunteer opportunities to share with our members?

          Join our Awards Committee, Government Affairs, and Member for Professional Development teams!

          We are also accepting nominations for the elected Treasurer board member position.

         Please email [email protected] for more information.

 FarmResponse Learning Opportunity

FarmResponse® offering a free learning opportunity for up to 205 healthcare practitioners in Connecticut on a first-come, first-served basis, thanks to a partnership with the Connecticut Department of Agriculture who have paid for the seats. FarmResponse is an on-demand 3.5 hours continuing education module, that provides critical knowledge for providing mental health care to agricultural workers. This course is valuable for any healthcare professional, especially those who are based in a rural area or treat the farm and rancher population.  

We hope you take advantage of this opportunity to better understand and help agriculture workers and producers, and we thank you for all you do for the Connecticut populace and their mental health! 

For more information on FarmResponse, visit our website at

 Advocacy Updates & Opportunities

CT General Assembly Office of Legislative Research - Acts Affecting Health Professions

Policy E.18: Intervention to Support Occupations

Support our student scholarship program and visit our new Online Store!  Apparel items can be made with either the ConnOTA logo or "Occupational Therapy".  Watch for more items in the next few months!       Want us to offer an item?  Let us know!



      AOTF - Resources for practitioners, educators, and students 



Thank you 2023 Annual Virtual Conference Sponsors!




Bill Tracking - Real time status of all bills currently being tracked by ConnOTA 

Legislative Update