Janet Bucey, OTD, OTR/L, SIPT

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Assistant Professor
Eastside - 257

Hometown:  Pittsburgh, PA


Janet Bucey received her Bachelors of Science in Occupational Therapy from Temple University, and her Clinical Doctorate (OTD) from Chatham University. Her occupational therapy clinical experience includes school, community, rehabilitation, acute care, neonatal, burn and home care settings. She is trained specifically in S-cool Moves, the use of therapeutic groups and certified in the Sensory Integration Praxis Test. Dr. Bucey was named Master Clinician in 2014 for the Pennsylvania Occupational Therapy Association. She completed her OTD studying peer mentoring practice communities to promote professional development. She has presented regularly at regional and national conferences regarding collaboration in schools, sensory regulation, promotional health models and peer mentoring. She recently returned from living in Germany where she participated in European occupational therapy activities and hosted Chatham’s Global Perspectives in Germany. Janet pursues personal wellness and positive mental health through yoga, meditation, whole foods eating and her favorite leisure activities of bicycling, running, and having coffee with friends.