The Virginia Occupational Therapy Association or VOTA is the state association that represents Occupational Therapists and Occupational Therapy Assistants who live and work in the Commonwealth of Virginia. VOTA seeks to increase public awareness about occupational therapy and its value in meeting diverse health and participation needs.
The Virginia Occupational Therapy Association is committed to advocate and further the development of Occupational Therapy in a changing world by:
VOTA's Vision Statement
We envision a dynamic, engaged, and connected community that advances occupational therapy practice through advocacy, education, and evidence-based decision-making within the Commonwealth of Virginia.
Innovation - creative and dynamic ideas to foster growth.
Integrity - champion the moral and ethical foundations of the profession; evidence-based practice.
Service - leadership; courage and commitment to influence the progression of practice, education, and research.
Community - engaged and connected; fostering altruism and interdependence.
Inspiration - to embrace the Values and Mission of VOTA.