Continuing Competency Regulations Enacted April 29, 2022!
Regulations were enacted requiring licensees to complete continuing education activities. This will take effect in September 2022 and will provide for a graduated/incremental implementation over the next two years. See this link for more information:
See this link for the current regulations for occupational therapy practice in Massachusetts, updated in August 2020. Of particular note, the designation for OTR/L and COTA/L no longer exist in Massachusetts's (and should not not been used since November 2016.) Additionally, occupational therapy assistants can now participate in screenings as defined in these regulations:
For the specific Continuing Competency regulations, please see this link:
For the specific implementation schedule, please see this link:
For additional information, please refer to the Allied Health web page:
EmaIl the Allied Health Board: