WOTA's Fieldwork Program 

As 2020 began to stall fieldwork placements, WOTA began to look at ways to solve the shortage in placements.  We launched our first fieldwork opportunity in the fall of 2020, and have been able to provide opportunities for OTs and OTAs ever since.

New York has had similar success with their program. WOTA and NYSOTA created a webinar to explain how these programs work:

Free Webinars Related to AOTA's New Fieldwork Performance Evaluation

WOTA also prepared a webinar to discuss the new AOTA Fieldwork Performance Evaluation. The webinar was prepared and presented by Nicole Boyington, WOTA President, and Laura Sostre, WOTA Vice-President of Professional Development.

Register here to watch Part 1 on demand and earn 1 CEU for attending.

Part 2 is scheduled for April 14, from 6-8 p.m. More information is here.

Documents Related to Fieldwork

Student Evaluation of Fieldwork Experience
AOTA Fieldwork Data Form
Self-Assessment Tool FW Ed Competency
Fieldwork Supervision Challenges
AOTA Choosing Wisely List
Fieldwork Educator Readiness 
OT/OTA Student Medicare Requirements
Collaborative Fieldwork Supervision Article