• The American Occupational Therapy Association (AOTA) is the nationally recognized professional association of occupational therapists, occupational therapy assistants, and students of occupational therapy.
  • Illinois Occupational Therapy Association is a state affiliate of the American Occupational Therapy Association serving the needs of occupational therapy practitioners and promoting the profession of occupational therapy in the state of Illinois.
  • The National Board for Certification in Occupational Therapy, Inc. (NBCOT) is a not-for-profit credentialing agency that provides certification for the occupational therapy profession. NBCOT serves the public interest by developing, administering, and continually reviewing a certification process that reflects current standards of competent practice in occupational therapy.
  • The World Federation of Occupational Therapists (WFOT) is the international representative for Occupational Therapists and Occupational Therapy around the world and the official international organization for the promotion of Occupational Therapy.
  • The American Occupational Therapy Foundation is a charitable, non-profit organization created in 1965 to advance the science of occupational therapy and increase public understanding of its value.
  • Chicago State's Student Occupational Therapy Association (SOTA) maintains a Facebook page that provides notices of SOTA events, news related to the organization and links that are relevant to occupational therapy students.
  • The Chicago State University Foundation raises funds and accepts charitable gifts on behalf of the University for a variety of purposes central to the academic objectives of the University. The Foundation accepts donations for the Department of Occupational Therapy including donations to the Artice Harmon Memorial Scholarship, and the Batia Levy Family Award.