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Department of Occupational Therapy

Occupational therapy is the only profession that helps people across the lifespan to do the things they want and need to do in their everyday life. Occupational therapy practitioners enable people of all ages to live life to its fullest by promoting health, wellness, and quality of life. Occupational therapy practitioners have a holistic perspective, where the individual is the center of the therapy team.

Occupational therapy is an evidence-based profession. When you join the Occupational Therapy program at SVSU, you receive an education that prepares you to be an entry-level practitioner. Our MSOT Program is fully accredited by the Accreditation Council for Occupational Therapy Education, which gives you confidence in your education. Your Cardinal story of success begins when you apply.


Rachel Winter, MS
Health & Human Services 255

Occupational Therapy Chair
Health & Human Services 244