Category: Occupational Therapy

Fellowship Stories: MOT Graduate Student Niya Custer

Fellowship Stories: MOT Graduate Student Niya Custer

Join us in congratulating Master of Science in Occupational Therapy (MOT) graduate student Niya Custer, a 2022 Stanbridge University Presidential Community Impact Fellow. Through this fellowship, Niya partnered with an adaptive dance program called Down For Dance to empower individuals with Down syndrome to build a stronger sense of self through dance.

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Faculty Spotlight: Dr. Kaitlin O’Hara, MOT Instructor

Faculty Spotlight: Dr. Kaitlin O'Hara, MOT Instructor

This week’s Faculty Spotlight brings us a story of passion, growth, and success. We’re getting to know Dr. Kaitlin O’Hara, an instructor in the Master of Science in Occupational Therapy (MOT) program at the Orange County campus (and avid rock climber!), as she shares her experience at the Occupational Therapy Association of California (OTAC) Annual […]

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New Year’s Resolutions for Nursing and Healthcare Students

New Year's Resolutions for Nursing and Healthcare Students

The start of a new year is the perfect time to set some goals and reflect on how you want to approach the coming months. As a nursing or healthcare student, setting resolutions can help you stay focused on your studies and provide structure for your career aspirations.

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Occupational Therapy Graduate Students Celebrated at White Coat Ceremony

Occupational Therapy Graduate Students Celebrated at White Coat Ceremony

Congratulations to the Occupational Therapy graduate students of cohort MSOT011 on their recent White Coat Ceremony and Academic Showcase. This milestone marks a significant achievement for these students, who have worked hard to reach this point in their journey.

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Stanbridge University Acquires 1st MediTouch ArmTutor in California

Stanbridge University Acquires 1st MediTouch ArmTutor in California

Stanbridge University is pleased to announce that it has acquired the first MediTouch ArmTutor device in California for use in occupational and physical therapy disciplines. Developed by Israeli firm MediTouch, the ArmTutor is an ergonomic arm brace allowing for isolated and combination elbow and shoulder exercises.

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Scholarship Stories: Mike Mikhail Memorial Scholarship Winner Danni Olarig

Stanbridge University proudly presents Scholarship Stories as an inspiring reminder of ambition and dedication. Join us in congratulating Master of Science in Occupational Therapy student Danni Olarig, our 2022 Mike Mikhail Memorial Scholarship recipient.

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Stanbridge University Acquires Advanced Italian Rehabilitation Robotics Technology

Stanbridge University Acquires Advanced Italian Rehabilitation Robotics Technology

Stanbridge University is pleased to announce it is the first institution on the West Coast to obtain the Sinfonia hand robotic system for use in occupational therapy and physical therapy disciplines.

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Use a Psychology Degree for a Career in Occupational Therapy – Stanbridge University

Use a Psychology Degree for a Career in Occupational Therapy - Stanbridge University

If you have a bachelor’s degree in psychology, you might be wondering: what’s next? A psychology degree is certainly versatile, with a wide variety of career options as a result. Occupational therapy is one such career path. Becoming an occupational therapist or occupational therapy assistant offers an exciting way for you to use your psychology degree!

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