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COTAD Conversations

Join us for our monthly student hangouts! You can call in via phone or join the conversation online. Check the events calendar for upcoming dates and follow us on Facebook or twitter to get updates! We have summaries and audio of past topics. Our goal is to create a safe space for an honest dialogue about diversity issues and provide support for students. Summaries and audio recordings are available below.
All calls are at 6 pm CST. 

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Student experiences in the classroom


Effective Networking and Developing Mentor Relationships (3/26/17)

Cultural Competence in Community-Based OT


Ethical Dilemmas During Fieldwork


Supporting Trans OT Students and Practitioners (10/8/17)

Past COTAD Conversations:

Dates and Topics

Click on titles to access recordings from past conversations. ​​

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