Requirements of Licensure as an Occupational Therapist.
An applicant for licensure shall submit the following on forms provided by the board:
A. An applicant who has received his professional education in the United States, its possessions or territories, shall successfully complete all academic and fieldwork requirements of an accredited educational program as verified by the ACOTE.
An applicant for licensure to practice as an occupational therapist shall submit evidence to the board that he or she has passed the certification examination for an occupational therapist and any other examination required for initial certification from the NBCOT. (National Board for Certification in Occupational Therapy)
Initial License - $130
Reinstatement of the occupational therapist license which has been lapsed for two years or more - $180
License renewal (active) - $135
License renewal (inactive) - $70
Late renewal application fee within one renewal cycle - $50
Letter of good standing or verification to another state for a license - $10
Reinstatement of licensure - $2,000
Returned check shall be $35.
Duplicate license - $5
Duplicate wall certificate - $15
For More Information, Contact:
National Board for Certification in Occupational Therapy, Inc.
The Eugene B. Casey Building
800 South Frederick Avenue
Gaithersburg, MD 20877-4150
Virginia Department Of Health Professions
Board Of Medicine
6603 West Broad St., 5th Floor
Richmond, VA 23230-1712
Virginia Occupational Therapy Association
2314-C Commerce Center Drive
Rockville, VA 23416
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