Trinity North District

Officers
Chair: William Sit
Vice Chair: Shari Felton
Secretary: OPEN
Treasurer: Gerry Nichols
Council on Development/Public Relations: Emilie Lam
Council on Education: Gerry Nichols
Council on Membership Services: Jennifer Shafter
Council on Standards and Practice: OPEN
Council on Legislative and Political Affairs: Tiffany Long
COTA Representative: OPEN
SOTA Representative - TWU Dallas: Emily Rich & Jessica Cline
SOTA Representative - TWU Denton: Marissa Johnson & Kristina Woodward
   
Special Interest Section Chairs
Community: OPEN
Geriatrics: OPEN
Work Programs: OPEN
Mental Health: OPEN
Pediatrics Chair: OPEN
   
Liaisons
Tyler/Longview:
OPEN
Sherman/Denison: OPEN
Wichita Falls: OPEN
Tarrant County C-Liaison: Donna Robacker
Corsicana: OPEN

We are in the process of organizing our email tree for the district. To add your email address or update your current address, please send an email to the district chair. We plan to utilize the email tree for communication about upcoming district events - make sure YOU get the latest updates!

General Information:

  • District meetings are FREE for TOTA members; $20 for nonmembers; $10.00 for student nonmembers.
  • Must show TOTA membership card at every meeting.
  • Trinity North district is a TOTA approved provider.

Texas Occupational Therapy Emerging Leaders Mentoring Program Application

Trinity North Schedule 2017
Date: April 13, 2017
Topic: OTA Supervision
Speaker: Angele Duell
Location:

Texas Woman's University
5500 Southwestern Medical Ave.
Room 3620
Dallas, TX 75235-7299
Free parking

 

***IMPORTANT***
No money is allowed to be exchanged at this campus location. If you are attending and are NOT currently a TOTA member or attending for CE credit this evening, you will have to mail in your payment to receive your CE certificate after the presentation by mail.

Time:

5:00 - 6:00 Networking and Announcements
6:00 - 7:00 CE Presentation

CEUs: 1.5 hour
Contact: Gerry Nichols - gerryotr@gmail.com
2208 Sunrise Lane, Carrollton, TX 75006
Sponsors: TBD
Virtual Meeting Sites:

See Listing of Sites Below

   
Date: June 8, 2017
Topic: OT in Physical Rehab
Speaker: Baylor Rehab OT Specialist
Location:

Texas Woman's University
5500 Southwestern Medical Ave.
Room 3620
Dallas, TX 75235-7299
Free parking

 

***IMPORTANT***
No money is allowed to be exchanged at this campus location. If you are attending and are NOT currently a TOTA member or attending for CE credit this evening, you will have to mail in your payment to receive your CE certificate after the presentation by mail.

Time:

5:00 - 6:00 Networking and Announcements
6:00 - 7:00 CE Presentation

CEUs: 1.5 hour
Contact: Gerry Nichols - gerryotr@gmail.com
2208 Sunrise Lane, Carrollton, TX 75006
Sponsors: TBD
Virtual Meeting Sites:

See Listing of Sites Below

   
Date: August 10, 2017
Topic: OT in Neuro-Rehab
Speaker: Center for Neuroskills OT Specialist
Location:

Texas Woman's University
5500 Southwestern Medical Ave.
Room 3620
Dallas, TX 75235-7299
Free parking

 

***IMPORTANT***
No money is allowed to be exchanged at this campus location. If you are attending and are NOT currently a TOTA member or attending for CE credit this evening, you will have to mail in your payment to receive your CE certificate after the presentation by mail.

Time:

5:00 - 6:00 Networking and Announcements
6:00 - 7:00 CE Presentation

CEUs: 1.5 hour
Contact: Gerry Nichols - gerryotr@gmail.com
2208 Sunrise Lane, Carrollton, TX 75006
Sponsors: TBD
Virtual Meeting Sites:

See Listing of Sites Below

   
Date: October 12, 2017
Topic: Legislation Update
Speaker: Mary Hennigan
Location:

Texas Woman's University
5500 Southwestern Medical Ave.
Room 3620
Dallas, TX 75235-7299
Free parking

 

***IMPORTANT***
No money is allowed to be exchanged at this campus location. If you are attending and are NOT currently a TOTA member or attending for CE credit this evening, you will have to mail in your payment to receive your CE certificate after the presentation by mail.

Time:

5:00 - 6:00 Networking and Announcements
6:00 - 7:00 CE Presentation

CEUs: 1.5 hour
Contact: Gerry Nichols - gerryotr@gmail.com
2208 Sunrise Lane, Carrollton, TX 75006
Sponsors: TBD
Virtual Meeting Sites:

See Listing of Sites Below

   
Date: November 17-19, 2017
Event: TOTA Mountain Central Conference 2017
Location: Renaissance Austin Hotel
9721 Arboretum Blvd.
Austin, TX 78757
   
Date: December 14, 2017
Topic: Early Intervention for OT in Pediatrics
Speaker: Jennie Shafer
Location:

Texas Woman's University
5500 Southwestern Medical Ave.
Room 3620
Dallas, TX 75235-7299
Free parking

 

***IMPORTANT***
No money is allowed to be exchanged at this campus location. If you are attending and are NOT currently a TOTA member or attending for CE credit this evening, you will have to mail in your payment to receive your CE certificate after the presentation by mail.

Time:

5:00 - 6:00 Networking and Announcements
6:00 - 7:00 CE Presentation

CEUs: 1.5 hour
Contact: Gerry Nichols - gerryotr@gmail.com
2208 Sunrise Lane, Carrollton, TX 75006
Sponsors: TBD
Virtual Meeting Sites:

See Listing of Sites Below

   
Virtual Meeting Sites
 

Location 1
Texas Rehab Hospital of Fort Worth
425 Alabama Ave
Fort Worth, TX 76104

Mega meeting held in the Education room just off of the main therapy gym (Free Parking) Texas Rehab Hospital located in the Fort Worth Hospital district across the parking lot from Harris Methodist and Cooks Children Hospitals and down the street from Plaza Medical Center and Baylor All Saints.
Texas Rehab contact: Donna Robacker, OTR Therapy Director
817 896-7487 cell
817 820-3436 office
817 820-3400 main hospital number
drobacker@texasrehabhospital.com

Location 2
The Trinity North "North-Side" meeting will be hosted by the Texas Woman's University
School of Occupational Therapy in Denton, TX. We are on the 8th floor of the MCL (Multipurpose Classroom & Laboratory Building) on the corner of Bell Ave. and College Street (1314 N. Bell Ave.), in room 803. After 5:00 p.m. you can park FREE in the MCL parking lot behind the building off College Street and enter through the back door. To avoid the stairs park in one of the lots on Vine Street to access the ramp. Take the elevator from the lobby to the 8th floor, exit the elevators and walk past the OT office and turn left. Room 803 is next to the stairwell exit.
www.twu.edu/maps/denton-campus-map
Visitors to the Texas Woman's University before 5:00pm may obtain a one-day free visitor parking permit at the Information Booth or at the DPS office.
Denton Campus contact:
Dr. Cynthia Evetts
940 898-2803 Office
CEVETTS@TWU.EDU

Continuing Education
See above

See Also:
Alamo-South District
Capital-Centex District
Great Plains-West District
Gulf Coast-East District
Rio Grande District