Occupational Therapy

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Welcome to the Occupational Therapy Society at UWE!

By joining the Occupational Therapy Society you'll have the opportunity to socialize across all 3 cohorts and attend a variety of events, workshops, and seminars to enhance your student experience and knowledge for all things OT.  

 

Membership Benefits

Discounted entry to paid events (but you can attend lots of our events for free)
Access to many of our upcoming seminars hosted by a variety of OT's and service users
CPD and volunteer opportunities
Member-exclusive quizzes, events, and socials

 

Our aims: 

To enhance the learning experience of occupational therapy students at UWE, by 

- Arranging guest speakers, workshops, and events
- Developing links with potential employers
- Creating a stronger link with the Royal College of Occupational Therapists
- Accessing funding to attend conferences, shows, and exhibitions
- Facilitating volunteering opportunities for our members.
- Linking with prospective Occupational Therapy students through local colleges/schools
- Fundraising for all of the above – and anything else we decide to do!

 

 Previous Events by the UWE OT Soc

    

Bristol 10k: Money raised for GOSH in May 2019 
Film Night Fund Raiser For Movember in November 2019
Author Dr. Jennifer Creek kindly gave a talk on occupational therapy at the cutting edge of health care in January 2017.
 

The 2020-2021 Occupational Therapy Society was unable to run due to the Coronavirus pandemic

Memberships for the 2021-2022 OT Society can be purchased in the next couple of weeks at £3 a membership

Your 2021-2022 Committee

President
Jaz Stanfield

(They/Them)
Vice-President
Jennifer Welton

(She/Her)
Treasurer 
Sophie O'Connell

(She/Her)

 

Please contact us if you have any questions or ideas - it's your society!