4755-7-10 Required credential to indicate licensure or student status.

(A) All occupational therapists shall use the following credential following their signature to indicate licensure as an occupational therapist:

(1) "OT/L" if the occupational therapist does not hold current NBCOT certification; or

(2) "OTR/L" if the occupational therapist holds current NBCOT certification.

(B) All occupational therapy assistants shall use the following credential following their signature to indicate licensure as an occupational therapy assistant:

(1) "OTA/L" if the occupational therapy assistant does not hold current NBCOT certification; or

(2) "COTA/L" if the occupational therapy assistant holds current NBCOT certification.

(C) All student occupational therapists shall use one of the following to indicate student status:

(1) Student occupational therapist;

(2) Student OT; or

(3) S/OT.

(D) All student occupational therapy assistants shall use one of the following to indicate student status:

(1) Student occupational therapy assistant;

(2) Student OTA; or

(3) S/OTA.

Effective: 05/01/2014
R.C. 119.032 review dates: 12/10/2013 and 10/31/2015
Promulgated Under: 119.03
Statutory Authority: 4755.06
Rule Amplifies: 4755.06 , 4755.11
Prior Effective Dates: 5/1/09, 7/1/10