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2018

March 2018

If you are an Occupational Therapist  who will be attending the Royal College of Occupational Therapists Annual Conference (RCOT) in June 2018 you may be interested in a new fringe event, So tell me about your research...the event is open to all attendees of conference, but the presenters must be in the process of studying for their doctorate


On 10 April 2018 8-9pm we are hosting #OTalk on Twitter 'How to Record your CPD' to chat about all the different methods of recording learning.


January: We have produced a short TRAMmCPD information leaflet for you to share with your friends and colleagues. For your copy see our Free Downloads


Sarah has had her abstract accepted for the Royal College of Occupational Therapists Annual Conference 2018 in Belfast to present aspects of her PhD research.

2017

September: RCOT has launched the new Career Development Framework

The Health and Care Professions Council (HCPC) have launched their new Guidance on Social Media (2017) a must read for all health and social care registrants who use social media. 

July: Sarah hosted #OTalk on Twitter, based on our workshop at the Royal College of Occupational Therapists' Annual Conference CPD is more than the HCPC Audit you can read the pre-chat blog here

June:  Many thanks to everyone who came and engaged in our workshop at the Royal College of Occupational Therapists Annual Conference (RCOT) CPD is more than the HCPC audit. How to Strategically Manage your Continuing Professional Development (p6) with special thanks to Dr Stephanie Tempest from RCOT who co-facilitated with us and introduced attendees to the new Career Development Framework. 

The Health and Care Professions Council (HCPC) have launched the revised Continuing Professional Development and your Registration (2017) document. 

2016

June 2016: Sarah hosted #OTalk on Twitter How to make the most out of your attendance at the 40th College of Occupational Therapists Annual Conference Harrogate. A pdf of the transcript is available here.

June 2016: TRAMmCPD website in Tempest S and Parker Z (2016) Time to get personal - (re)claiming CPD as a reflective mind -set. OTnews June 2016 24. 6 Febraury 2016: Sarah, with Deb lurking, hosted #OTalk on Twitter When does Routine Work Activity Become Continuing Professional Development? The tweet chat was based on the poster we presented at the College of Occupational Therapists Annual Conference 2015. Information about the the chat can be found here. A pdf of the transcript is available here

January 2016: Hearle D; Lawson S & Morris R (2016) A Strategic Guide to Continuing Professional Development for Health and Care Professionals: The TRAMm Model Keswick: M&K Publishing 

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