The University of Puget Sound School of Occupational Therapy Faculty are recognized experts in their fields of study in both national and international venues. Faculty expertise covers the depth and breadth of occupational therapy practice and education including:

  • aging-in-place
  • ergonomics
  • geriatrics
  • low vision rehabilitation
  • mental health interventions
  • pediatrics
  • rehabilitation of those with orthopedic or neurological conditions
  • research
  • school-based services
  • teaching and learning

The breadth of faculty expertise is critical in helping students prepare for the extensive opportunities in entry-level occupational therapy practice and the depth of expertise enables students to engage in collaborative research projects and selected learning activities that provide insight into the professional opportunities of expert occupational therapy. Students have the unique opportunity of learning from highly innovative and experienced faculty members who are supportive, accessible and passionate about teaching the next generation of Occupational Therapy practitioners.