Society is unity in diversity...
- George H. Mead
The mission of the Association is to advance a greater understanding of Asian/Pacific cultural issues affecting occupational therapy practice, and to support career opportunities and advancements in occupational therapy by people of Asian/Pacific heritage.
Dr. Chana Hiranaka and Prof. K. Kshepakaran, co-founded the association shortly after the 1994 Can-Am Occupational Therapy Conference held in Boston. It was initially incorporated in the state of Illinois as the Association of Asian/ Pacific Occupational Therapists in America.
The purpose of the organization shall be:
It is a non-profit organization established for charitable purposes, education and to support scientific advancement in the field of occupational therapy.
For more information, please contact:
15230 Oak Knoll Dr.
Monroe, MI 48161
Fax. (419) 873 5994