Who We Are: Texas' Spot for School-Based PTs and OTs​

What is TxSpot?

  • TxSpot is THE SOURCE for those who want to know about providing school-based Occupational Therapy and Physical Therapy in Texas. School-based practice in Texas can be complex. As schools begin to recognize the many ways Occupational Therapists and Physical Therapists can support education, we are expected to be knowledgeable about a growing number of areas. TxSpot supports this need by providing a variety of professional development offerings related to school-based practice. Learn more about what laws guide school-based practice and what the literature tells us about best practices.

What We Do

  • TxSpot provides current news and information features, multi-media professional educational products, and helpful, professional resources, all in a user-friendly format. The invaluable interactive “Ask TxSpot” tool allows Texas therapists and others to ask questions about school practice and receive quick and authoritative answers. TxSpot illustrates the occupational therapy and physical therapy role in Texas public schools, identifies how state and federal legislation impacts practice, provides access to current research and best practices, and offers information on the meaningful contributions therapists can make in the interest of all learners.   

  • Our Mission To advance best practices for physical therapy (PT) and occupational therapy (OT) service delivery in Texas schools by informing, educating, and modeling.

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