Jessica Claire
Montgomery Street, San Francisco, CA 94105 (555) 432-1000,
Professional Summary

Certified Occupational Therapy Assistant with multiple settings of experience in out-patient, rehab hospital, nursing home, hand therapy, and school settings working with stroke, TBI, concussion, amputation, SCI, ID, MS, sensory processing, downs syndrome, and autistic individuals. Well-versed in delivering effective rehabilitation services, documenting progress and meeting schedules. Enthusiastic and eager to contribute to team success through hard work, attention to detail and excellent organizational skills. Motivated to learn, grow and excel in the occupational therapy profession.

  • Patient Management
  • EMR / EHR
  • Intervention planning
  • Goal setting experience
  • Direct Patient Care
  • Physical Agent Modalities
  • Use of graston techniques
  • Progress assessments
  • Indirect Patient Care
  • Case Management
  • Documentation skills
  • Patient Assessments
  • Written Communication
  • Multitasking abilities
  • Cultural awareness
  • Critical thinking and problem solving
Work History
09/2020 to Current Occupational Therapy Assistant Encompass Health | Jackson, TN,
  • Administers tests to assess nature of disabilities and limits of function and personal capacities.
  • Plans and implements treatments to reach students specific needs, grading appropriately to match and challenge abilities.
  • Communicates with PT's, SLP's, RBT's, psychologists, guidance counselors, teachers, parents and other support professionals to update students development, scheduling, and discuss necessary accomodations.
  • Collects measurable data through screens and sections of OT evaluation.
  • Helps improve fine motor, visual perception, visual motor, social emotional and sensory processing skills.
  • Clearly explains parents and staff the students progress, challenges, goals and plan of action through progress reports, 504 and IEP meetings.
02/2020 to Current Occupational Therapy Assistant Encompass Health | Lakeland, FL,
  • Use of therapeutic techniques to enhance patients independence and quality of life during completion of daily living activities.
  • Collaborates with interdisciplinary team members to maximize patient care to better achieve therapy goals.
  • Utilizes knowledge of physical medicine, occupational therapy modalities, anatomy and physiology to support patients in their adjustment to new physical or cognitive limitations.
01/2016 to 11/2020 Marketing Assistant Harpercollins Publishers | New York, NY,
  • Performed market analysis and researched latest trends.
  • Created unique and engaging content for range of social media while contributing to mock-ups, email campaigns and social media content.
  • Tracked and analyzed web analytics to recommend proactive adjustments to strategies.
  • Head of gallery online auctions - coordinated flow of merchandise with , problem solved, organized and oversaw teams progress through muli-task process to meet deadlines.
  • Compiled written process from start to finish of gallery online auction, now used to train employees on optimal practice.
05/2019 to 07/2019 Occupational Therapy Assistant Student Community Health System | Austin, TX,
  • Coordinated interventions with multidisciplinary treatment team.
  • Established compassionate and caring relationships with patients.
  • Implemented treatment interventions to support individual objectives in daily living, clinical, educational and vocational areas.
  • Helped improve fine motor, visual perception, visual motor, and sensory processing skills.
  • Primary use of neurological, rehabilitative, PNF and biomechanical approaches to assist in and develop new and exciting treatments for 9-14 patients daily.
  • Innovative treatment of conditions such as stroke, TBI, concussion, amputation, SCI, ID, and MS.
  • Provided direct occupational therapy services in several out-patient neurological settings, and hand therapy setting.
  • Completed hands on training portion of PAMs certification; cryotherapy, TENS, NMES, Thermotherapy, Ultrasound, Fluido-therapy, and more.
  • Developed skillset in graston techniques, creating and adjusting splints, and kanesio taping.
Expected in 08/2019 Bachelor of Arts | Applied Health Studies Pennsylvania College Of Technology, Williamsport, PA GPA:
  • Minored in Psychology
  • Obtained an associates in occupational therapy assistance
  • Member of Phi Theta Kappa Honors Society
  • Dean's List throughout years attended
Expected in No Degree | Applied Health Science Messiah College, Mechanicsburg, PA, GPA:
  • Began schooling for career in occupational therapy
  • Team member of Messiah Women's Varsity Lacrosse Team

COTA/L (2019); Mandated reporting (2020); Physical Agent Modalities (2019); Bloodborne Pathogens (2018); CPR (2018); Seizures Recognition and Procedure (2018); HIIPA/ Compliance (2018); First Aid (2018); Abuse Recognition and Procedural Plan (2018); Staff Effectiveness (2018); Accurate Billing and Documentation (2018); Client Grievance Policy and Procedure (2018); ISPs to Outcomes (2018); Quality Management (2018).

By clicking Customize This Resume, you agree to our Terms of Use and Privacy Policy


Resumes, and other information uploaded or provided by the user, are considered User Content governed by our Terms & Conditions. As such, it is not owned by us, and it is the user who retains ownership over such content.

How this resume score
could be improved?

Many factors go into creating a strong resume. Here are a few tweaks that could improve the score of this resume:


resume Strength

  • Length
  • Personalization
  • Strong Summary
  • Target Job

Resume Overview

School Attended

  • Pennsylvania College Of Technology
  • Messiah College

Job Titles Held:

  • Occupational Therapy Assistant
  • Occupational Therapy Assistant
  • Marketing Assistant
  • Occupational Therapy Assistant Student


  • Bachelor of Arts
  • No Degree

By clicking Customize This Resume, you agree to our Terms of Use and Privacy Policy

*As seen in: