Chatham University

Occupational Therapy (MOT) Faculty and Staff

Theresa Delbert, MS, OTR/L

Theresa Delbert, MS, OTR/L

TDELBERT@chatham.edu
Assistant Professor of Occupational Therapy
Joined Chatham : 2016

Academic Areas of Interest

Spinal cord injuries, professional development, occupation-based practice and client-centered care.

Personal Areas of Interest

Baking, gardening, and camping

Biography

Theresa received both her Bachelor of Science in Therapeutic Studies and Master of Science in Occupational Therapy from Boston University. Her clinical experience spans the health care continuum with adults and children, including environments of acute care, rehabilitation, long-term care, home care, early intervention, and pediatric outpatient and school based. Clinical areas of interest include spinal cord injuries, occupation based practice and client centered care.

Education

  • Master of Science in Occupational Therapy, Boston University, 2012
  • Bachelor of Science in Therapeutic Studies, Boston University, 2010

Publications

  • Griffin, T. (2013). Eating Disorders. In B.A.B. Schell, M.Scaffa, G.Gillen, E.S. Cohn (Eds.), Willard & Spackman's occupational therapy (12th ed.). Baltimore, MD: Lippincott Williams & Wilkins.
  • Griffin, T. (2013). Parkinson's Disease. In B.A.B. Schell, M.Scaffa, G.Gillen, E.S. Cohn (Eds.), Willard & Spackman's occupational therapy (12th ed.). Baltimore, MD: Lippincott Williams & Wilkins.

Certifications

  • National Board for Certification in Occupational Therapy

Presentations

  • Griffin, T., Sachs, L. Promoting Volunteer Participation in Older Adults with Disabilities. October 28, 2011. Massachusetts Association for Occupational Therapy. Norwood, MA.