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RIOTA Adult Physical Disabilities Special Interest Group - Build your DEI toolkit for adult clients

  • 21 May 2024
  • 6:30 PM - 8:00 PM
  • ZOOM presentation



  RIOTA Adult Physical Disabilities Special Interest Group (SIG) Presents

Build your DEI (Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion) toolkit for adult clients

Date:  Tuesday May 21, 2024

Location Zoom

Time:  6:30pm-8:00pm

Presenter:  Lucille Garcia, MS, OTR/L


-Discussion of prioritizing DEI in your current practice (What works and what doesn’t)

-Review what is in your current toolkit

-Discuss case scenarios

-Discuss methods to reduce implicit bias

-Share ideas and strategies to add to your toolkit

Zoom link will be emailed to registered attendees 24 hours prior to the event. 

If you registered and cannot make the event, please email riota@riota.org to give us 24 hours notice. 

About the association

The function and powers of RIOTA include:

  1. Act as an advocate for the profession of occupational therapy.

  2. Improve and advance the education and collaboration of occupational therapy practitioners.

  3. Promote research in the profession of occupational therapy.

  4. Encourage high standards.

  5. Engage in other professional and community activities to further the dissemination of knowledge of the practice of occupational therapy.  

  6. Cooperate with other individuals or groups concerned with health-related issues.

  7. Increase consumer awareness of application of occupational therapy practice in the community and the scope of occupational therapy practice to assist an individual to achieve life pursuits.




Affiliated with the American Occupational Therapy Association


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