|MS||SUNY at Buffalo||Occupational Therapy||1978|
|BA||Hunter College of CUNY||Physical Education||1974|
Experience includes over ten years of teaching the psychosocial component of the occupational therapy curriculum at York College. I also have over 25 years of experience as a Licensed Occupational Therapist in the area of Mental Health which includes the provision of direct services for adults, organizing and directing a clinical training program for occupational therapy students, and the clinical supervision of occupational therapy practitioners.
Areas of Expertise
- Licensed Occupational Therapist
Clinical Supervision of Occupational Therapy Practitioners & Students
Articles in Field Of Expertise
Chapters in Field Of Expertise
Presented Papers, Lectures, and Exhibitions and Performances
" Being a Successful Fieldwork Supervisor- " November 2010: New York City Department of Education-Occupational Therapists.
" The Effects of Experiential Learning on Developing Communication Skills in Occupational Therapy Students-Poster " April 2010: Occupational Therapists- National Conference.
" Evaluating Student Learning " November 2007: CETL Presentation - York College.
" Definition of Best Practice in Fieldwork Education-Panel Discussion " December 2006: Occupational Therapists - Metropolital Occupational Therapy Education Council.
" Clinical Supervisor's Workshop " Spring 2005: Occupational Therapy Clinical Supervisors.
" Cultural Competency: Are You Sure You're Competent Co-Presenter " April 2002: Occupational Therapists - National American Occupational Therapy Conference.
" Two Models: Job Opportunities in Mental Health Co-Presenter " Aptil 2001: Occupational Therapists - National American Occupational Therapy Conference.
Professional Honors, Prizes, Fellowships
Merit for Practice - New York State Occupational Therapy Association: 2007.
Certificate of Appreciation for Excellence in Clinical Supervision - Touro College: 2006.
Service Award - New York State Black Occupational Therapy Caucus: 2006.
Offices Held In Professional Societies
Secretary - New York State Black Occupational Therapy Caucus: Present - 2002.
Board Member - Metropolitan District of the New York State Occupational Therapy Association: 2002-2001.