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Breanna Linwood

123 Main Street, San Francisco, CA 94122

Home: 000-000-0000 | Cell: 000-000-0000

Professional Summary

Dedicated experienced Occupational Therapist with a decade of experience in various settings including home health care hospital stroke unit and a rehabilitation center.Able to develop treatment plans and make recommendations to the patient and their family always with respect for the individual.

Core Qualifications
  • Empathy
  • Patience
  • Physical stamina
  • Strong observational skills
  • Clear communication with patients and their families
  • Thorough progress reports
Occupational Therapist
10/1/2011 - 9/1/2014

Madison Home Health Care
Madison, CA

  • Worked with a variety of patients from assisting the elderly to live independently to providing intervention therapy to children with developmental disabilities.
  • Observed patients performing daily tasks conducted interviews and reviewed their medical history.
  • Developed individual treatment plans and specific goals.
  • Demonstrated exercises.
  • Performed home evaluations to identify improvements.
  • Educated family members regarding patient care.

Occupational Therapist
7/1/2005 - 9/1/2011

Biltmore Community Hospital Stroke Unit
New Parkland, CA

  • Usually began working with stroke victims within two-to-three days after stroke to take full advantage of neuroplasticity.
  • Helped patients relearn daily activities and self-care skills like feeding dressing and personal grooming.
  • Incorporated visual recovery exercises in cases of partial blindness as a complication of stroke.

Occupational Therapist Assistant
1/1/2004 - 6/1/2005

Henderson Rehabilitation Center
Irvine, CA

  • Recommended adaptive devices to assist with mobility and daily tasks like eating and functioning more independently. Showed patients how to properly use the equipment.
  • Prepared reports for health care team.
  • Demonstrated exercises.

Registered Occupational Therapist

National Board for Certification of Occupational Therapy
City, State

Master of Science - Occupational Therapy
University of Southern California
Irvine, CA

2003 Henderson Rehabilitation Center Fieldwork

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