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Kentucky Board of Licensure for Occupational Therapy

Board of Licensure for Occupational Therapy

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.

The board is a self-supporting agency and receives no General Fund tax appropriation.  It is funded entirely through fees assessed for licensing its professionals.


Information regarding KRS 210.366 - Training program in suicide assessment, treatment, and management can be found by clicking here.


The board is in the promulgation process for changes to many of the Kentucky Administrative Regulations (KARs) that correspond to 319A Kentucky Revised Statute (KRS) and the practice of occupational therapy within the state. 
One change that will have immediate impact for individuals licensed to practice occupational therapy under 319A KRS is new regulation wording of 201 KAR 28:200 that pertains to KRS 210.366 --Training program in suicide assessment, treatment, and management -- Administrative regulations. This KRS can be found at:
The board is accepting applications for continuing education programs related to this change and will post approved continuing education programs on the board’s webpage as they become available. 
If an individual obtains suicide training prior to Oct. 31, 2015 it shall count towards this year’s continuing competence hours, after this date, it shall count towards the 2016 renewal process, yet shall be completed and submitted to KBLOT before July 31, 2016 in order to meet the requirements of KRS 210.366. 


Note: Please be advised that the board is unable to accept electronic transcripts at this time. You are required to send an official sealed transcript by mail. The board regrets any inconvenience this may cause. 

Online Renewal Instructions:
Kentucky One Stop Business Portal Registration
The Kentucky One Stop Business Portal (One Stop) is an initiative to conduct online services with Kentucky state government through a single online portal.  Registration with One Stop is a prerequisite to renewing your license online.  You may use your existing user name and password to sign into One Stop.  If you did not renew online last year, you must create a One Stop account.   If you are having trouble creating or using this account, please contact One Stop at 502-782-8930 and wait through the entire message to be transferred to the next available agent, or email    If you are creating a new One Stop business account, you will receive an email with a link to activate your account.  Please allow up to fifteen (15) minutes for this email to be delivered to your inbox.  Upon receipt, click the link to activate your account and log into One Stop using the username and password you created (One Stop automatically generates “cit\” in front of your username). You must then close that browser, return to the board’s website and click the yellow renewal tab.  This will take you directly to the Occupations and Professions user registration page. 

Occupations and Professions Online Renewal System
You are required to enter your user name and password again.  This is the exact same username and password used for the One Stop Business Portal, as above.  As you advance through the renewal system, you must click the “Continue” button at the bottom of each screen.  Do not press the “Enter” key; please wait 2-3 seconds before clicking “Continue” or you may be looped back and have to start over. Be sure that you have double-checked your email address, phone numbers and all other contact information, as requested, when renewing your license. The board needs this information for future correspondence. If your contact information changes throughout the year, you must submit a name/address change form, available on the website.

The Office of Occupations and Professions suggests completing your renewal at least two weeks prior to your expiration date. 

 Continuing Education

Approved DPAM Education Courses.pdf
9/1/2015 12:24 PMNo presence informationLang, Gerald (PPC)
KBLOT Approved Suicide Assessment, Training and Management CEU's.pdf
9/4/2015 11:21 AMNo presence informationLang, Gerald (PPC)