COVID-19 Pandemic Information and Updates

Open Forum April 25th

Open Forum April 25th You’re invited to participate in Council’s open forum on Saturday April 25, 2020 from 11:00 a.m. to 11:45 a.m. online via LifeSize […]

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NEW COVID-19 Guidance: Non-essential Services Defined; Q&As re: deployment, cross-jurisdictional practice; Thanks from ACOT

Non-essential Services Defined The Government of Alberta has updated and clarified the recommendations for regulated health professionals who are providing close contact health services. The following […]

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Council Election, ACOT Staff Changes, COVID-19 Updates, Pro-Bono Psychology Services, Medical Device Standards

Council Election ACOT has received a great response to our call for applications for its two open Council positions. In the coming weeks we will send […]

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Council Minutes January 18, 2020

To view Council Minutes from January 18, 2020, please click the link below:

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Updated Guidance on Identifying Urgent, Critical and Emergency OT Services

On March 27, the Government of Alberta announced measures relating to the provision of health care services during the pandemic. Albertans are prohibited from accessing non-emergency […]

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COVID-19 Guidance – Identifying Urgent, Critical and Emergency OT Services

Since our eNews of March 27, the Government of Alberta has announced additional measures relating to the provision of health care services during the pandemic. Albertans […]

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Latest COVID-19 Guidance: Q&A

Since the March 17 and March 20 eNews’ we have fielded additional inquiries regarding the provision of OT services during the COVID-19 pandemic that we feel […]

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Reminder – Council Applications Due April 1st

The Benefits of Joining Council by Andrea Petryk, ACOT’s President I would like to speak to you today of my experience on ACOT’s Council. I admit […]

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OT Practice and COVID-19, Telepractice/Virtual Practice, E-Signatures

OT Practice and COVID-19 Over the coming weeks you may be asked by your employer to assist with the pandemic response by performing activities you do […]

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ACOT Operations Update, COVID-19 Emergency Roster Response

ACOT Operations Update The ACOT office will remain open with reduced in-office staffing and increased use of our remote work option. We do not anticipate any […]

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ACOT Operations, COVID-19 Emergency Roster, Additional COVID-19 Guidance

ACOT Operations Q – Is the ACOT office still open?A – The ACOT office will remain open at this time to ensure access to the public […]

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ACOT’s COVID-19 Novel Coronavirus Planning, Update on Registration Renewal

ACOT’s COVID-19 Novel Coronavirus Planning ACOT has reviewed and is prepared to follow its Infection Prevention and Control and Business Continuity policies and procedures in response […]

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Call for Applications 2020-2023 Term

Serving the public interest is rewarding work. Becoming an ACOT Councillor allows you to lead and regulate the profession to ensure OTs provide safe, ethical and […]

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Registration Renewal Reminder, ACOT’s Strategic Plan, CORECOM

Registration Renewal Reminder As of February 19, 2020 approximately half of our over 2,300 OTs have completed their registration renewal for 2020-2021, and 255 OTs are […]

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Forgot your ACOT login password? If you use your Alberta Health Services email address to login to the online platform and you have forgotten your password, […]

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NOTICE Certificate Printing Issues with Mandatory Training Modules

We are aware many are not able to print a Completion Certificate at the end of the mandatory modules described in ACOT’s last eNews. We have […]

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2020-2021 Mandatory Training, Web Site Update, Strategic Plan

Mandatory Training Module Available On April 1, 2019, the requirements listed in the Government of Alberta’s An Act to Protect Patients came into effect. The new […]

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Open Forum January 18, 2020

You’re invited to participate in Council’s open forum on Saturday January 18, 2020 from 11:00 a.m. to 12 noon in Edmonton. This is your opportunity to […]

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Registration Renewal, Continuing Competence Program Education Sessions, Open Forum

Registration Renewal is Open! You are now able to renew your practice permit online at To renew: start by clicking on the member login icon […]

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OTs Performing Psychotherapy

OTs working in mental health may be aware of the new College of Counselling Therapy of Alberta that is planned to come on stream in the […]

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Registration Renewal Resources

Continuing Competence Program Resources

Answers to registrant questions about the CCP

CCP Components at a glance

Proposed Audit Rubric

CCP Step-by-Step Guide (2019)

CCP Updates: slide deck

CCP Updates: video

Reflective practice

Annual Reports

2018/19 Annual Report PFD

2018/19 Annual Report

2017/18 Annual Report PFD

2017/18 Annual Report

2016/17 Annual Report PFD

2016/17 Annual Report

2015/16 Annual Report PDF

2015/16 Annual Report

2014/15 Annual Report PDF

2014/15 Annual Report

In what way does your OT impact your life?

Enabling more independence and be able to interact with my surroundings.
Ramon Bravo
Ramon Bravo, Patient