What are the requirements for occupational therapy jobs?
To get a job in the field of occupational therapy, one will need the proper qualifications and documentation. One needs to be approved by the Health and Care Professionals Council (HCPC).
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No, not as an occupational therapist. All States regulate the practice of occupational therapy. To obtain a license, applicants must graduate from an accredited educational program and pass a national certification examination. Those who pass the exam are awarded the title "Occupational Therapist Registered (OTR)." Specific eligibility requirements for licensure vary by State.