Southwest District

Counties:  Butler, Clermont, Clinton, Hamilton, Warren  

District Chair:  Sarah Koehler, OTR/L

Contact: [email protected]



Emerging Career Opportunities in Occupational Therapy

Southwest District OOTA Panel Discussion

When: September 13, 2018

Where: Xavier University, Albers Hall, Room 103 (campus map will be sent to registered attendees). Please note change in location from prior SW district courses.

Time: 5:00 pm – Check-in and Networking
5:15 pm – Business meeting
5:30 – 7:00 pm – Program

What: Course objectives:
Learn more about emerging career opportunities for Occupational Therapy practitioners.
Identify ways to get involved in emerging career opportunities.
Apply occupational therapy practices within emerging career opportunities.

Ralph Dehner
Occupational Therapy Assistant, Master Trainer at Tai Chi for Health

Erin Fritts
Occupational Therapist, Life and Business Coach at Erin Fritts Coaching

Valerie Hill
Occupational Therapist, Assistant Professor at the Masters of Occupational Therapy Program at the University of Cincinnati (speaking on grant writing)

Laura Menze
Occupational Therapist, Intake Coordinator at Lydia’s House

Joan Murray
Occupational Therapist, Licensed Independent Chemical Dependency Counselor (LICDC)

Cost: FREE for MEMBERS! Non-members $25.00 (pay online or at the door)

CEUs: 1.5 contact hours. To receive the full 1.5 CEUs, you must be present for the entire program.

RSVP: Please click on the link below to RSVP by 9.6.18:

 Emerging Careers

Reservations are highly encouraged. Attendance without a reservation will be permitted on a first-come basis as space allows.

 You may submit questions for panel members (to an individual panelist or to the panel as a whole) in advance when you register, or at a later time by emailing [email protected].  Questions will be anonymous unless specifically requested by attendee.

Directions:      Campus map with location of course and parking will be posted on and emailed to registered attendees. 

Questions? Contact us at [email protected]