Occupational Therapy Department

Occupational Therapy

Occupational therapy uses the skills needed to learn, work, plan, socialize, sleep, and care for oneself and others to help people participate in life to their fullest potential.

Aerial view of campus including the Chapel belltower
Scholars and Leaders in the Promotion of Health and Life Participation

“We strive to prepare students from diverse backgrounds to live out the principles of social justice to support the occupational participation of clients in all aspects of their lives.”

Stephanie de Sam Lazaro, program director, graduate Occupational Therapy programs