Julie Bass

Professor

651-690-6602

jdbass@stkate.edu

Dr. Julie Bass is Professor and past Chair of the Department of Occupational Science and Occupational Therapy and the Founding Director of the Public Health Program in the Henrietta Schmoll School of Health at St. Catherine University. Dr. Bass also serves as the Director of Research and Associate Director of the Institute for the Study of Occupation and Health at the American Occupational Therapy Foundation.

Dr. Bass is an established and well-published scholar who has been a frequent presenter at national and international conferences and an invited member on several AOTA task force committees. Her areas of expertise include population health and health disparities, program development and evaluation, statistics and research methods, educational methods and emerging areas of practice for occupational therapy. Her primary teaching areas include evidence-based practice, research, statistics, and occupation-based practice. Dr. Bass is a Fellow of the American Occupational Therapy Association.

Ph.D., Educational Psychology
University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, Minnesota, 1990

Master of Arts, Educational Psychology
University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, Minnesota, 1989

Bachelor of Science, Occupational Therapy
University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, Minnesota, 1980

St. Catherine University, Mentor Award. (2013). Nominated by Lee Thao

St. Catherine University. (2015). 25 years of service

St. Catherine University Sabbatical. (2014). St. Catherine University Sabbatical: Advancing Occupational Therapy in Public Health

AOTA, Service Award. (2013). Research Advisory Panel

St. Catherine University, Mentor Award. (2012). Nominated by Latifah Kiribedda, Isabella Muhia, Gabrielle Rivard

SCU Myser Faculty Award. (2010). Nominated by alumna

AOTA Service Award. (2010). AOTA service award for work on Curriculum Blueprint

Who's Who in America. (2010). recognition

American Occupational Therapy Association. (2001). Fellow

Professor, St. Catherine University, 2002–Present

Medical reserve corps, Minnesota Responds Medical Reserve Corps Program, 2014–Present

Founding Program Director Public Health, St. Catherine University, 2009–2012

Bass, J. Health and wellness. B. Bonder & V. Dal Bello-Haas, Functional Performance for Older Adults (4th ed.). Philadelphia, F.A. Davis

Bass, J. & Haugen, K. Measuring Social Factors. M. Law, C. Baum, W. Dunn, Measuring Occupational Performance: Supporting Best Practice in Occupational Therapy, Third Edition. Thorofare, NJ, Slack

Bass, J., Baum, C. & Christiansen, C. Person-Environment-Occupation-Performance Model. Perspectives on Human Occupation (2nd edition).

Bass, J. Livable communities societal statement. American Occupational Therapy Association.

Matuska, K., & Bass, J. (in press). Life balance and stress in adults with medical conditions or obesity. OTJR: Occupation, Participation, and Health.

Baum, C., Christiansen, C. & Bass, J. (2015). Person-Environment-Occupational Performance Model. C. Christiansen, C. Baum, J. Bass, Occupational Therapy: Performance, Participation, and Well-Being. 4th ed. Thorofare, NJ, Slack

Bass, J. (2015). Occupations of Populations. C. Christiansen, C. Baum, J. Bass, Occupational Therapy: Performance, Participation, and Well-Being, 4th ed. Thorofare, NJ, Slack

Dutton, L. & Bass, J. (2015). Person Factors: Motor. C. Christiansen, C. Baum, J. Bass, Occupational Therapy: Performance, Participation, and Well-Being, 4th ed. Thorofare, NJ, Slack

Christiansen, C., Baum, C. & Bass, J. (2015). Occupational Therapy: Performance, Participation, Well-being. (4th ed.), Thorofare, NJ, Slack

Bass, J., Baum, C. & Christiansen, C. (2015). A Welcome to Occupational Therapy: Performance, Participation, and Well-being. C. Christiansen, C. Baum, J. Bass, Occupational Therapy: Performance, Participation, Well-being. (4th ed.). Thorofare, NJ, Slack

Bass, J., Baum, C. & Christiansen, C. (2015). Process and Outcomes of OT: Overview of PEOP Occupational Therapy Process Overview of Approaches. C. Christiansen, C. Baum, J. Bass, Occupational Therapy: Performance, Participation, and Well-Being, 4th ed. Thorofare, NJ, Slack

Baum, C., Bass, J. & Christianse, C. (2015). Theory, Models, Frameworks and Classifications and Their Use in Occupational Therapy. C. Christiansen, C. Baum, J. Bass, Occupational Therapy: Performance, Participation, and Well-Being, 4th ed. Thorofare, NJ, Slack

Bass, J., Baum, C., Christiansen, C. & Haugen, K. (2015). Environmental Factors: Social Determinants of Health and Wellbeing. C. Christiansen, C. Baum, J. Bass, Occupational Therapy: Performance, Participation, and Well-Being, 4th ed. Thorofare, NJ, Slack

Christiansen, C., Baum, C. & Bass, J. (2015). Health, occupational performance, and occupational therapy. C. Christiansen, C. Baum, J. Bass, Occupational Therapy: Performance, Participation, Well-being. (4th ed.). Thorofare, NJ, Slack

Almhdawi, K., Mathiowetz, V. & Bass, J. (2014). Assessing Abilities and Capacities: Motor Planning and Performance. M. Vining Radomski & C. Trombly Latham, Occupational Therapy for Physical Dysfunction (242-275). Baltimore, MD, Lippincott Williams & Wilkins

Bass, J. (2014). Assessment identification and selection. J. Hinojosa, & P. Kramer, Evaluation: Obtaining and Interpreting Data (4th ed.). Bethesda, MD, AOTA Press

Bass, J. (2014). Living with Stroke: Constructing Communities to Enable Occupation, Health, and Well-Being. T. Wolf, Neurorehabilitation of Stroke (2nd ed.). Bethesda, MD, AOTA Press

Matuska, K., Bass, J. & Schmitt, J. (2013). "Life Balance and Perceived Stress: Predictors and Demographic Profile." OTJR-Occupation, Participation, and Health. (33, 3)

Christiansen, C., Baum, C. & Bass, J. (2011). The Person-Environment-Occupational Performance Model. Foundations for Practice in Occupational Therapy (5th ed). Oxford, Elsevier Health Sciences

Baum, C., Barrows, C. & Bass-Haugen, J. (2010). "Blueprint for entry-level education." American Journal of Occupational Therapy. (64, 186-203)

Swan, A., Ridgeway, S., Jones, A., Hansen, D., Bass, J. & Jacobsen, D. (2010). "Competence and Risk for Practice Breakdown in Pre-Licensure Professional Nursing Students" (Project Number: P18005).

Bass, J. (2010). Assessment identification and selection. Evaluation: Obtaining and Interpreting Data (3rd ed.) (41-54). Bethesda, MD, AOTA Press

Bass, J. (2016). (SIS) "WISIS Buzz Session: Public Health and Workplace Health Promotion—Opportunities to Advance Occupational Therapy. American Occupational Therapy Association Annual Conference, Chicago, IL

Bass, J. (2016). AOTF Advancing the Science of Occupational Therapy: Overview of Emerging Research Priorities." American Occupational Therapy Association, Chicago, IL

Bass, J. (2015). "Promoting Above Average Health for ALL Minnesotans: An Occupational Therapy Lens on Public Health." Minnesota Occupational Therapy Association Annual Conference Keynote, Bloomington, MN

Bass, J. (2015). "Activity Limitations and Disability: Evidence and Opportunities for the Public Health Rehabilitation Workforce." American Public Health Association Annual Conference, Chicago, IL

Bass, J., Baker, N., Classen, S., Scaffa, M., & Taff, S. (2015). "Public Health and Occupational Therapy in Practice, Policy, Education, Research: Meeting the Needs of the Many." American Occupational Therapy Association Annual Conference, Nashville, TN

Bass, J. (2015). "AOTF Intervention Research Grants: An Overview of Priorities and Process." American Occupational Therapy Annual conference

Bass, J. (2014). "Health Inequalities: Evidence and Opportunities for Occupational Therapy." World Federation of Occupational Therapy Congress, Yokahama Japan

Bass, J. & Matuska, K. (2014). "Promoting critical thinking and professional development in students: a problem-based learning approach." World Federation of Occupational Therapy Congress, Yokahama Japan

Bass, J. & Matuska, K. (2014). "Evidence-Based Practice Projects: An Education and Practice Partnership." World Federation of Occupational Therapy Congress, Yokahama Japan

Bass, J. (2014). "Intervention Research Grants: An Overview of Priorities and Process." AOTA Annual Conference, Baltimore, MD

Bass, J. (2014). "Population Health: Concepts, Measures, and Data Relevant to Occupational Therapy." AOTA Annual Conference, Baltimore, MD

Bass, J. (2013). "Health Inequalities: Evidence and Opportunities for Occupational Therapy and Population Health." American Occupational Therapy Association

Bass, J. (2010). "Jubilee: Using Evidence and Story to Look at the Past and Present of PM&R." 75th Jubilee Celebration of the Mayo Clinic, Department of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation.

Fleming, J. & Bass, J. (2010). "Photovoice: An Educational Method for Students to Learn about Community, Culture, and Storytelling." World Federation of Occupational Therapy