Welcome to the NZ Society of Diversional Therapists Inc


The goal of the NZSDT Inc. is to provide quality service and education in all aspects of Diversional Therapy. By providing activities that improve the lives of those in our care and promoting the highest standards of Diversional Therapy, through understanding, education, and the encouragement and cooperation of fellow Diversional Therapists.


As a professional organisation full registration is open to individuals currently employed in the field of Diversional Therapy. This includes Diversional Therapists, Motivation Therapists, Activity Therapists, Activities or Recreation Officers and Occupational Therapy Aides.


All DT’s follow the Standards of Practice and Code of Ethics of the NZ Society of Diversional Therapy, which is also a requirement of all tutors and assessors.

Find out more…

October 2016

Posted on: 15/10/2016

Real advance notice!

Diversional Therapy Awareness
Week 4-8 September 2017

The theme is ‘Take it to the community’


The Divisional Society Australia

Has details of their cruise ship venue for a training opportunity in 2017 see full details.

“Food for the Mind, Body and Soul”
Professional Development Day 12 October 2016

Full details & registration form.



Lots of new items we have also reached 300 likes, many thanks to you all.