Susan Orloff, OTR/L, FAOTA: An occupational therapist & agent of change

Susan Orloff discusses her experiences as an OT since 1970, highlighting the great growth and development in the profession and reflects on the pioneers of occupational therapy

Occupational Therapy: Living Life to its Fullest! Lived Experience Interview of Joyce Titus, OTR/L

In this inspiring interview, Joyce Titus describes her lived experience as an agent of change in the occupational therapy profession as well as the meaningful career and life that occupational therapy has afforded. Joyce Titus, OTR/L is a retired professor...

Occupational therapy and being an agent of change

This is an interview with Dr. Liane Hewitt, practicing Occupational therapist for over 40 years and currently department chair at Loma Linda University’s Occupational Therapy program. She describes how she is an agent of change and her journey as an...

Occupational Therapy: Living Life to its Fullest! Lived Experience Interview of Natalie Perkins, PP-OTD, OTR/L, FIIE

In this inspiring interview, Natalie Perkins describes her lived experience as an agent of change in the occupational therapy profession as well as the meaningful career and life that occupational therapy has afforded her. Natalie Perkins, PP-OTD, OTR/L, FIIE is...

Lived Experience as an Agent of Change: Natalie
August 23, 2019 App Interview

In this interview, Natalie Turner describes her experiences working as a school-based occupational therapist in Fresno, CA and her journey of becoming an agent of change with the school district on behalf of students, collegues, and the profession as a...

Occupational Therapy: Living Life to its Fullest! Lived Experience Interview of Elizabeth Skidmore, PhD, OTR/L, FAOTA

In this inspiring interview, Elizabeth Skidmore describes her lived experience as an agent of change in occupational therapy as a distinguished scientist and educator. Dr. Skidmore is the first occupational therapist to receive the Presidential Early Career Award for Scientists...

Occupational Therapy: Living Life to its Fullest! Lived Experience Interview of Ben Atchison, PhD, OTR/L, FAOTA

In this inspiring interview, Ben Atchison gives a wonderful example of his lived experience as an agent of change in the occupational therapy profession and the meaningful career and life that professional therapy has afforded

Occupational Therapy: Living Life to its Fullest! Lived Experience Interview of Dr. Caitlin Synovec, OTD, MS, OTR/L

In this inspiring interview, Dr. Caitlin Synovec, OTD, MS, OTR/L describes her lived experience as an agent of change in the occupational therapy profession as well as the meaningful career and life that occupational therapy has afforded. Dr. Synovec work...

Occupational Therapy: Living Life to its Fullest! Lived experience interview of Kathleen Matuska, PhD, OTR/L, FAOTA

In this inspiring interview, Kathleen Matuska, describes her loved experience as an agent of change in the occupation therapy profession as well as the meaningful career and life that occupational therapy has afforded.

Occupational Therapy: Living Life to its Fullest! Lived Experience Interview of Bailey LeBoeuf Johnson

Bailey LeBoeuf Johnson is an Occupational Therapist in the state of Colorado, and an inspiring agent of change within the profession. Identifying a gap in mental health services, she created her own business to provide the best quality of care...

Occupational Therapy: Living Life to its Fullest! Lived Experience Interview of Kelvin Moore

In this inspiring interview, Kelvin Moore describes his lived experience as an agent of change in the profession of occupational therapy. Kelvin Moore, OTR/L owns Ally Therapy Specialists which is a pediatric early intervention program.

Occupational Therapy: Living Life to its Fullest! Lived Experience Interview with Megan McGowan.

In this inspiring interview, Megan McGowan describes her lived experience as an agent of change in the psychiatric and acute care realms of occupational therapy as well as how she advocates for her patients/ clients on a daily basis. Megan...

Occupational Therapy: Living Life to its Fullest! Lived Experience Interview of Laura Bianciella, M.S., OTR/L

In this inspiring interview, Laura Bianciella describes her lived experience as an agent of change in the occupational therapy profession, as well as the meaningful impact that this has had on her personal and professional life. Laura Bianciella, M.S., OTR/L...

Occupational Therapy: Living Life to its Fullest! Lived Experience Interview of Annette Dinkleman, MAT, OTR/L

A wonderful story of the lived experience and journey of Annette Dinkleman as an occupational therapy practitioner. She ventured out into unknown territory during her early years and a new therapist to broaden the scope of occupational therapy and improve...

Occupational Therapy: Living Life to its Fullest! Lived Experience Interview of Dr. Francis Adams-Cass OTD, OTR/L, OTA/L

In this inspiring interview, Dr. Adams-Cass shares her lived experience, striving to be an agent of change, as an occupational therapist. Dr. Adams-Cass is an OTA program director at Bryant & Stratton College in Syracuse, NY.

Occupational Therapy: Living Life to its Fullest! Lived Experience Interview of Dr. Michael Pizzi

Dr. Pizzi is an Occupational Therapist, professor and Wellness Lifestyle Coach with 38 years of experience. I had the opportunity to interview with him today regarding his experience as an agent of change and recommendations for the field of occupational...

Occupational Therapy: Living Life to its Fullest! Lived Experience Interview of Yda Smith, PhD, OTR/L

In this inspiring interview, Yda Smith describes her lived experience as an agent of change in the occupational therapy profession as well as the meaningful career and life that occupational therapy has afforded. Yda Smith, PhD, OTR/L is a Professor...

Occupational Therapy: Living Life to its Fullest! Lived Experience Interview of Dr. Dawn Evans

In this inspirational interview, Dr. Dawn Evans describes her lived experience as an agent of change in the occupational therapy profession as well as Northeastern Board President of the American Foundation of Suicide Prevention. Dr. Dawn Evans is also a...

Occupational Therapy: Living Life to its Fullest! Lived Experience Interview of Dr. Susan Fasoli, ScD, OTR

In this inspiring interview, Dr. Susan Fasoli describes her experience as an occupational therapist and agent of change. Dr. Fasoli is an Associate Professor of Occupational Therapy at Massachusetts General Hospital Institute of Health Professions in Boston, MA.

Occupational Therapy: Living Life to its Fullest! Lived Experience Interview of Cathy Dolhi, OTD, OTR/L, FAOTA

In this impactfult interview ,Cathy Dolhi, OTD, OTR/L, FAOTA describes her lived experience as an agent of change during her 40 year career as an occupational therapist. Cathy Dolhi, OTD, OTR/L, FAOTA worked in direct patient care and in administration...

Occupational Therapy: Living Life to the Fullest! Lived Experience Interview of Mary Malone

This inspiring interview with Mary Malone describes her lived experience as an agent of change as an occupational therapy assistant educator. Mary Malone, M.S, OT, OTR is a Professor at North Shore Community College in Danvers, MA.

Occupational Therapy: Living Life to its Fullest! Lived Experience Interview of Sarah Putt, MA, OTR/L

In this inspiring interview, Sarah Putt describes her loved experience as an agent of change in the occupational therapy profession as well as the meaningful career and life that occupational therapy has afforded. Sarah Putt, MA, OTR/L is the Founder...