West Central District

Counties:  Auglaize, Champaign, Clark, Darke, Greene,
Logan, Mercer, Miami, Montgomery, Preble, Shelby  

District Co Chairs:  
Christina Bryan [email protected]
Alicia Westfall ([email protected])


 2019 West Central OOTA (DDOOTA) Speaker Calendar





February 12, 2019

“Telehealth in School-Based Occupational Therapy Practice: Embracing Technology and Opportunity”


Melanie Criss, OTD, OTR/L

Grandview Hospital

405 W Grand Ave

Dayton, Oh 45405

March 12, 2019

“A day in the Life of a School-based Occupational Therapist”

Megan Kreill MS, OTR/L and

Jeanne Boardman, PT


Kettering Medical Center 3535 Southern Blvd,

Kettering, Ohio 45429


April 27, 2019

Full Day Inservice

“Using a Positive Approach to Caring foe the Person Living with Dementia”

Amy Scott, MOT, OTR/L, Certified Independent Positive Approach to Care Trainer/Coach and Lisa Stewart, OTR/L Certified Independent Positive Approach to Care Trainer


Grandview Hospital

405 W Grand Ave

Dayton, Oh 45405

May 14, 2019

"Acute Care Strategies for the Treatment of Spinal Cord Injuries”

Heather Kanet, OTD, OTR/L and

Dona Speakman, PTA

Fidelity Health Care

3170 Kettering Blvd, Dayton, OH 45439


Helpful Information:

• Business Meeting from 6:30-7:00 p.m. Speaker Presentation from 7:00-8:30 p.m. Light Refreshments provided.

• 1.5 contact hours FREE to members; $20 fee for non-members, students FREE

OOTA Members from other districts are welcome and are FREE!

• If you would like to become an OOTA member, log onto www.oota.org   COTA = $50, OTR = $60, Student = $25

• Meetings are held every 2nd Tuesday of the month, unless specified, EXCEPT NO MEETING IN DECEMBER, JANUARY!

• Reminder blast emails with specific directions/updates will be sent ONLY to OOTA (West Central District) MEMBERS 1-2 weeks prior to each monthly business meeting/presentation and Facebook page updates.  See www.oota.org for monthly updates.


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