Mississippi-licensed occupational therapists have a biennial license renewal with an April 30th deadline, even years. Twenty (20) continuing education hours are required to renew a license every two years. Of the twenty hours, seven (7) hours are allowed from home study if AOTA approved, and six (6) hours must directly relate to OT practice and be live.
Professional Development Resources is an American Occupational Therapy Association (AOTA)approved provider of continuing education (#3159). The assignment of AOTA CEUs does not imply endorsement of specific course content, products, or clinical procedures by AOTA. Professional Development Resources is also approved by the Florida Board of OT Practice (#34) and is CE Broker compliant.
Continuing Education Requirements
Occupational therapists licensed in the state of Mississippi have a license renewal every two years with a deadline of April 30th, even years. Twenty hours of continuing education are required to renew a license every two years. Of the twenty hours, seven hours are allowed from home study if AOTA approved, and six hours should be live and directly relate to OT practice.
Information obtained from the Mississippi Advisory Council in Occupational Therapy on March 10, 2014.