ACOTRO Launches Website

From press release of September 21, 2012

Victoria, BC - The Association of Canadian Occupational Therapy Regulatory Organizations launches its website this Tuesday - -  demystifying the registration process for occupational therapists in Canada.

“This website is for anyone wanting to register and work as an occupational therapist in Canada,” Kathy Corbett, ACTRO's president stated. The site is full of information on how to get registered, the various stages and players in the assessment process, and the documents required, she added.

Established in 1989, ACTRO is a national organization whose goal is to promote consistency and excellence within the occupational therapy regulatory environment across Canada. Its membership is comprised of the ten provincial regulators who are mandated to protect the public by regulating the practice of occupational therapy in Canada. 

ACTRO's bilingual website explains how registration works in Canada, responds to frequently-asked questions, and directs interested applicants to the right resources and sites in order to get registered.

For more information, please contact Kathy Corbett, President, ACOTRO and Registrar of the College of Occupational Therapists of BC at