Occupational Therapy New Zealand
Whakaora Ngangahau Aotearoa
Occupation and health
Occupation is all the things you do: Self-care, looking after others, leisure, work. Occupation and health are linked. An occupational therapist is a registered health provider who uses the theory of occupation to improve well-being and quality of life. Occupational Therapy New Zealand Whakaora Ngangahau Aotearoa is the national association representing occupational therapy professionals in Aotearoa New Zealand. Welcome to our website.
93 Boulcott Street
T: +64 4 473 6510
F: +64 4 473 6513
Lyle Duque is the 2015 Tsuyoshi Sato Lecture Award recipient. He is a keynote presenter at the Asia-Pacific Occupational Therapy Congress in Rotorua, September 14-17.
2014 OTNZ Whakaora Ngangahau Aotearoa graduate award winners are: Sophie Lister from AUT University, and Dawn Mako (nee Schwass) from Otago Polytechnic
Faye works with teenagers through to the older person with a wide range of life limiting diagnoses.
OTNZ member Shopmobility™ campaign increases independence.
You are not alone with your condition - there are others out there who are managing.
Jessie Ackroyd tells the Gisborne Herald why she thinks occupational therapy is the best kept secret.