Ensuring safe, ethical and effective services.
Registering, regulating and setting quality standards.
Promoting fairness and respect
Supporting and overseeing practice in our province.
The College of Occupational Therapists of Nova Scotia (COTNS)
Our role is to ensure that the public receives safe, ethical and quality occupational therapy services.
We strive to maintain and build your confidence in the College and the occupational therapy profession by:
The College has moved to its new office. Please note our address is now:
380 Bedford Hwy, Suite 203
Halifax, NS B3M 2L4
The College is happy to have Jenn MacKay-Myra starting in the role as the administrative manager.
The Code of Ethics is a general guide, intended to provide registrants with information about the COTNS's expectations of ethical conduct of a therapist.