Category: Occupational Therapy News

New Post-Professional OTD Program Q&A Sessions

Feb 20, 2014

The Brenau University School of Occupational Therapy launches our new post-professional OTD Program this Fall semester, Aug. 14, 2014. To learn more about the program attend one of the two Q&A sessions being held at the North Atlanta/Norcross Campus from 6:30–8 p.m. Monday, March 10 and Thursday, March 20. To attend, please RSVP to Tiffany Wilson, twilson3@brenau.edu or 678-707-5000 by March 1.

7th Annual Occupational Science Scholar

Wendy Coster, PhD, OTR/L, FAOTA

Brenau’s 7th Annual Occupational Science Scholar – Wendy Coster, PhD, OTR/L, FAOTA – Rescheduled to March 11th, 4:00pm

Jan 22, 2014

The Brenau School of Occupational Therapy will sponsor Wendy Coster, PhD, OTR/L, FAOTA at the 7th Annual Occupational Science Scholar presentation and reception, now rescheduled for Tuesday March 11th  4:00pm at Brenau’s Thurmond McRae Auditorium. Dr. Coster will discuss “Developing effective interventions in OT: Balancing our focus on the whole and on the parts”. The presentation is […]

OT Faculty and Clinical Instructor Positions Available

Dec 16, 2013

Due to our expanded entry level MSOT program at the North Atlanta-Norcross campus and our new post-professional OTD, the Brenau School of Occupational Therapy has several new positions open. Two of the positions, Faculty-Adult Mental Health/Psychology and Faculty-Adult Physical Health/Rehabilitation, require a Ph.D or Sc.D. Clinicians with a master’s or OTD and experience supervising students in clinical settings can apply […]

School of Occupational Therapy

Nov 04, 2013
Applications for Spring 2023 Now Open Complete your application in OTCAS by June 2 The Mission of the School of Occupational Therapy Occupational therapy is a health profession which is committed to helping all people participate in necessary and meaningful activities of life.    The School of Occupational Therapy provides graduate education programs preparing students to [...]
Mary Shotwell, Ph.D., OT/L

Shotwell Tapped for Occupational Therapy Professional Elite

Sep 27, 2013

Congratulations to Mary Shotwell, a professor and department chair in the School of Occupational Therapy, for receiving the American Occupational Therapy Association Roster of Fellows Award. The organization picked Shotwell from a large pool of candidates for the recognition, which it will confer formally at the 2014 American Occupational Therapy Association conference in Baltimore, Md., in […]

Brenau finds its ‘Voice’ at Georgia Occupational Therapy Association Annual Meeting

Sep 26, 2012

At the Georgia Occupational Therapy Association Annual Conference that was built around the theme, “Find Your Voice,” the Brenau  University Occupational Therapy program certainly made its “voice” known. Brenau’s highly visible presence at the conference, which was was held at Medical Center of Central Georgia in Macon, Ga., Sept. 21-22, 2012, began with Brenau OT […]

OT Faculty, Students Honored at 2012 Commencement

Jul 23, 2012

Two faculty members and six graduate students were honored at this academic year’s final undergraduate and graduate school commencements, held on May 5 & 6 in the Georgia Mountain Center and Pearce Auditorium.  It was also the historic graduation of the first Weekend Program class!  The recipient of the Brenau University Outstanding Faculty Member Award […]

OT Students and Faculty Study Rehabilitation in Yucatan

Apr 05, 2012

This past spring, a group of Occupational Therapy graduate students and faculty members traveled to various locations in the Yucatan peninsula of Mexico to study the health care system. Although the special emphasis was on rehabilitative care, the group also found opportunities to study a variety of cultural and historical venues. Running from February 25 […]

Visiting OT Scholar Focuses On What “Drives” Senior Lifestyles

Mar 16, 2012
Getting older means losing our waistlines, our hair or maybe even our hearing. But what happens if you lose your wheels? Dr. Sherrilene Classen examines problems society faces on the road as our population ages. That is why the upcoming lecture hosted by Brenau University's School of Occupational Therapy will address the issue of older [...]