TNAIOTA is marking its massive support to put forth the importance of its profession at the state level in the field of differently abled and rehabilitation.READ MORE
All India Occupational Therapists' Association (AIOTA) was founded by an American lady Mrs. Kamala V. Nimbkar nee Elizabeth Lundy in the year 1952. She was its Founder President and held this office till 1959. AIOTA was also one of the Founder Council Members of the World Federation of Occupational Therapists (WFOT) which too came to existence in 1952. She got All India Occupational Therapists' Association registered under Bombay Public Trust Act, Bombay on 29th June 1955, vide Registration No. E-1118 (Bom.)
Occupational therapy is the art and science of facilitating human participation in occupation (i.e., self-care, leisure and work tasks) to restore, reinforce and enhance performance, facilitate learning of skills and functions essential for adaptation and productivity, diminish pathology, and promote health. Occupational therapists use self-care, work, homemaking, play and leisure activities as therapeutic occupations.
To provide and promote Occupational Therapy by enhancing client’s participation in everyday activities through evidence based practice, innovative research and effective rehabilitation.
To organize Local, Regional, National And International Seminars, Conference,CME, Exhibitions, Road Shows, Lecture Meetings, Workshops and etc.
Any qualified Occupational therapists who are graduated from any of the institutions in tamilnadu or worked/working as an occupational therapist in Tamil Nadu shall become the member of TNAIOTA.