Meeting Agenda

State Board for Occupational Therapy

NYS Education Department

State Board for Occupational Therapy

Room 146

89 Washington Avenue

Albany, NY  12234

Monday, September 26, 2016 - 10:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m.


  • 10:00 - 10:15   Get Organized
    • Introduction of Participants
    • Review and Approve Minutes of July 14, 2016 Meeting
    • Review and Approve Agenda
  • 10:15 - 10:30 Executive Session
    • Discussion of disciplinary matter decided by the Board of Regents in September 2016
  • 10:30 - 10:45 Report of the Chair
    • Updates from Previous Meeting
  • 10:45 - 11:00 Report of the Executive Secretary
    • Update on Board Member Reimbursement
    • Update on Legislation
    • Staff Introductions
  • 11:00 - 11:30 - Current Business
    • OTA Licensure Update
      • Status of Regulations
    • OT/OTA Degree Legislation
      • Status of Regulation
      • OTA education equivalence determination/standards
  • 12:00 - 12:30 - Lunch
  • 12:30 - 2:30 New Business
    • NBCOT Examination Requirements
      • OT must hold master's degree
      • OTA must be associates degree
    • NBCOT Presentation - Shaun Conway will present on NBCOT Programs & Services
    • NYSOTA Presentation - November 4, 2016
  • 2:30 - 3:00 - Wrap Up
  • 3:00 - Adjourn
Last Updated: September 13, 2016