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The link between toileting accidents and fatal child abuse – Principal Otago Polytechnic Lecturer Rita Robinson PhD
Otago Polytechnic Occupational Therapy principal lecturer Rita Robinson reveals her research into societal assumptions and messages about toilet training, and how these affect adult behaviors. Read More...

Connect with Sam – A messaging system for teenagers with intellectual disability
Connect with Sam - messaging system for teenagers with intellectual disability Read More...

OTNZ-WNA Te Tiriti/Treaty Relationship Governance Model
Learn more about the journey OTNZ-WNA are on implementing the Treaty Relationship Governance Model Read More...

Palliative care
Faye works with teenagers through to the older person with a wide range of life limiting diagnoses. Read More...

Living with chronic conditions
You are not alone with your condition - there are others out there who are managing. Read More...

Introducing Shopmobility™
OTNZ-WNA member Shopmobility™ campaign increases independence. Read More...

Best-kept secret
Jessie Akroyd tells the Gisborne Herald why she thinks occupational therapy is the best kept secret. Read More...