When looking for an OT, it is important to check that they are registered with the College.


To work as an occupational therapist in Nova Scotia, and to use the title: Occupational Therapist individuals must register with the College. Registering with the College demonstrates that this individual respects the public’s right to safe, competent and ethical care, and recognizes the College’s role in supporting and monitoring practice.

To verify that an individual is registered with the College, please see the following Members list or contact the College at 902-455-0556 or toll free within Nova Scotia at 1-877-455-0556 or by email at admin@cotns.ca.


If you have any questions or comments, you may contact us by phone: (902) 455-0556
or via e-mail: admin@cotns.ca