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There is a plan to fit you at every point in your occupational therapy journey. Become a member today and help us make a difference for OT students, practitioners, educators, and clients across the globe.


For one low annual fee, COTAD Members receive exclusive benefits, including early access and discounts for COTAD events, access to high-quality educational and training materials, and more!

  • Networking and social interaction with like-minded professionals

  • Digital badge for your website, blog, or email

  • Early-bird access to registration for limited-capacity COTAD events 

  • Submit articles or have your work featured in the COTAD Courier e-newsletter

  • Apply to the Minority Mentorship Program

  • Access to COTAD educational and training materials

At this time, students currently enrolled in an OT or OTA program in the United States are encouraged to start or join a chapter at their educational program through the COTAD Chapters Program.


For more information about membership, including fee waivers for individuals practicing and/or studying in a developing country and those not presently able to afford the cost of membership due to financial hardship and/or medical condition or disability, please visit our Membership FAQ