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OT Handwriting Clinic

 

OT Telehealth Handwriting Clinic

Children of the pandemic are behind in many facets of their education, including the basic skills of handwriting. Without direct contact from teachers in a classroom setting, many young children ages four to six have been without instruction on proper handwriting techniques. 

To help these children overcome this lack of direct classroom instruction, the Misericordia University Occupational Therapy program developed an online handwriting clinic, held during the summer of 2020 to help students catch up before the new school year began.

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OT Alumni Accomplishments

Misericordia University is proud to highlight the outstanding accomplishments of our Occupational Therapy Alumni. MU OT Alumni are involved in many aspects of the dynamic field of Occupational Therapy from clinical settings to education to community outreach and advocacy efforts. We are proud to highlight these outstanding individuals and the contributions they have made to the field of Occupational Therapy and within their communities.

Research, Publications, and Presentations

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Council of Occupational Therapists for European Countries & European Network of Occupational Therapy in Higher Education

Galway, Ireland

Several Misericordia occupational therapy graduates attended the first inaugural COTEC-ENOTHE conference at the Northern University of Ireland in Galway, Ireland June 15-19, 2016.The focus of the conference was to establish a connection between clinical practice, research, policy and education. Misericordia alumnae presented their masters research projects to over 1,000 OTs from 45 different countries.

Pictured above at the COTEC-ENOTHE in Galway, Ireland from left to right: Leah Davis MS, OT '16; Samantha Rehrig MS, OT '16; Dr. Lori Charney; Tara Robinson MS, OT '16; Danielle Makadon-Malone MS, OT '16; Carly Zaklukiewicz MS, OT '16; Lindsey McLaughlin, MS OT '16