Become a member of the RCOT Specialist Section - Independent Practice

Member benefits


Place a listing in our popular online directory of independent occupational therapists.

Discounted business services

£120 discount on subsciptions to DLF data, 10% off professional indemnity insurance and 15% off legal services.


Including our Annual Conference and the Medico-Legal Forum conference.

Training courses

Including our popular Look Before You Leap business training course for occupational therapists starting up in independent practice.


Member-only website, start-up pack for new members, bi-monthly e-newsletter, briefing papers, regular email updates, dedicated telephone helpline and enquiries email.


Join one of the ten regions within our regional network and meet other independent occupational therapists near you.

Membership and profile fees

Join us and get all the benefits


£65 per year

You must be a member of the Royal College of Occupational Therapists (formerly BAOT) to join

Market your business online

Directory profiles

£75 + vat each per year

All profile holders must be a member of our Specialist Section

Complete our online application form, make a secure online card payment and get instant access to your membership area where you can purchase a directory profile(s) and access resources.

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