The purpose of OOFRAS chat on Twitter is a learning exchange.

A way develop the knowledge and networks you need to provide safe and ethical occupational therapy services with people displaced by war and persecution.

Do you have a topic to discuss?

Previous #OOFRASchat Topics

  • Integration – occupational aspects
  • Networking – the ‘Who’s Working Where’ project
  • New year, new direction – how to prepare for work with refugees?
  • Language matters – how to work with interpreters?
  • Disability – how does it intersect with displacement?

Discussion is easy

Add #OOFRASchat into the Twitter search bar to see the latest conversations.

Go ahead, ask questions, share information or links about the practice topic. Just don’t forget to add #OOFRASchat to each Tweet!

(If you’ll be asleep or at work, use Tweetdeck to schedule a Tweet. Others will respond and you can continue the chat later)

Do you need a record of professional development to maintain registration standards? Use the template provided by your regulatory body to record your reflections and learning outcomes and download the transcript as supporting evidence.

There is guidance on navigating the blurry line between work and personal life issued by regulatory bodies and professional associations. Basically, we maintain the same standard of professionalism and ethics online, as we do offline.