Jul 20, 2018  
Graduate Studies Catalog 2010-2011 
    
Graduate Studies Catalog 2010-2011 [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

Occupational Therapy


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Dr. John Sanko, Chair, Physical Therapy and Occupational Therapy
570-941-7783

Dr. Marlene Morgan, Program Director, Occupational Therapy
570-941-4125
http://www.academic.scranton.edu/department/ot/

Department Faculty: Assistant Professors – Karen L.Brady, Carol Cote, Rita P. Fleming-Castaldy, Molly Mika, Marlene J. Morgan, Carol Reinson; Lecturer - William Lambert; Clinical Education Coordinator – Lisa Burns.

Accreditation

The Occupational Therapy Program is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Occupational Therapy Education (ACOTE) of the American Occupational Therapy Association (AOTA), located at 4720 Montgomery Lane, P.O. Box 31220, Bethesda, MD 20824-1220. AOTA’s phone number is (301) 652-AOTA. Graduates of the program who have completed all academic and fieldwork requirements are able to sit for the national certification examination for the occupational therapist administered by the National Board for Certification in Occupational Therapy (NBCOT). After successful completion of this examination, the individual is an Occupational Therapist, Registered (OTR). It should be noted that candidates will need to provide documentation of all graduation and credentialing requirements, including certification/licensure. A felony conviction may affect a graduate’s ability to sit for the certification examination or attain state licensure. Most states require licensure in order to practice; however, state licenses are usually based on the results of the NBCOT Certification Examination.

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