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The purpose of the Kentucky Board of Licensure for Occupational Therapy (KBLOT) is to administer and enforce the statutory authority and to monitor the needs of the consuming public. The board examines and licenses all eligible candidates for entry into the profession of occupational therapy. It recommends appropriate changes in the law to assure fairness and equality. The board conducts formal hearings when necessary and prosecutes by due process any violators of KRS 319A.
Online Licensing Applications
Applicants for initial licensure who have never been licensed in Kentucky will use the following link to apply:
For current licensees
of the Kentucky Board of Licensure for Occupational Therapy, and those licensed by any other board under the Department of Professional Licensing, the following OT applications are now available through your eServices account
- OT/OTA Full Initial Licensure (including Reciprocal)
- OT/OTA Temp Initial Licensure
- DPAM Specialty Certification Application
- DPAM Specialty Certification Supervisor Application
- Inactive Application (Active to Inactive Status)
- Reactivation Application (Inactive to Active Status)
- Reinstatement Application
For questions, contact the Board’s office by email
at email@example.com or (502) 782-8807.
Do you need to find a licensed person with the Kentucky Board of Licensure for Occupational Therapy?
You can now search the Active License Directory located here that will allow you to search for a licensed individual by Board, License Type, Region and/or County.
*Please note: Licensees have the option to publicize information or leave it unavailable.