Current student completing final coursework in a Masters of Science of Occupational Therapy. Ambitious and eager to enhance research and problem solving skills as well as to further occupational and rehabilitation science knowledge. Looking for an opportunity to use my knowledge and experience to help grow the occupational therapy field.
Extensive knowledge of dementia
Organized and detailed
Personable and approachable
Excellent interpersonal skills
Occupational Therapy Student, 05/2013 to 08/2013 Good Samaritan-Bonnell Society – Greeley, CO
Monitored and recorded patient progress in response to therapy.
Evaluated and treated a wide range of conditions, including chronic and acute pain, arthritis, Multiple Sclerosis, Parkinson's, stroke and neuropathies.
Educated patients and family members regarding diagnosis, injury prevention and therapeutic treatments.
Tested and measured patients' strength, motor development and function, sensory perception, functional capacity and respiratory and circulatory efficiency.
Diligently observed patient safety, risk management and infection control policies and procedures at all times.
Contributed to team meetings and collaborated with management in the decision-making process.
Groundskeeper (summer work), 05/2008 to 08/2012 Colony Brands – Monroe, WI
Bachelor of Science: Rehabilitation Psychology, 2012 University of Wisconsin Madison - Madison, WI
Recipient of Wisconsin Idea Undergraduate Scholarship
Coursework in Health Sciences, Occupational Therapy, and Biology
Recipient of Wisconsin Idea Undergraduate Scholarship (2010)
Recipient of Kubly Family Foundation (2012)
Recipient of Elizabeth Dyar Gifford Scholarship (2013)
Member of Society of Leadership and Success (2009-present)
Elected officer of Student Occupational Therapy Association (2013)
Working on completion of thesis (present)
of American Occupational Therapy Association (AOTA)
of Occupational Therapy Association of Colorado (OTAC)
of Student Occupational Therapy Association