About the Royal College of Occupational Therapists Specialist Section - Independent Practice

Our role is to:

  • help members of the public and others to find a reputable independent occupational therapist through our online directory
  • uphold the values and ethics of the independent occupational therapy profession
  • support our members to deliver the highest quality standards of business practice
  • provide training and professional development opportunities for independent occupational therapists - to help them to constantly improve the quality of their services
  • help independent occupational therapists keep up-to-date with developments within their professional environment

All the occupational therapists listed in our online directory are:

  • professionally qualified
  • registered with and regulated by the Health and Care Professions Council (HCPC)
  • members of the British Association of Occupational Therapists (BAOT)
  • covered by individual professional indemnity insurance
  • compliant with the RCOT Specialist Section-Independent Practice Code of Business Practice

Executive Committee About Independent Practice Find an occupational therapist