Paula Carey OTD,OTR/L

Dr. Carey is an Instructor for TherapyEd and an Associate Professor of Occupational Therapy at Utica College of Syracuse University, where she has also served as Program Director. She received her Occupational Therapy education as a summa cum laude graduate at Utica College of Syracuse University and her OTD from Chatham University. Dr. Carey has been an OT educator for over 20 years, covering a broad range of OT topics in her teaching, including the Theory and Practice of Occupational Therapy and Psychosocial Intervention. She has written numerous articles focusing on psychosocial assessment.

Regina M. Lehman M.S., OTR/L

Regina Lehman is an Assistant Professor and Program Director at LaGuardia Community College, CUNY in New York.

Marlene J. Morgan Ed.D, OTR/L

Dr. Morgan is an Instructor for TherapyEd and an Associate Professor and former Program Director in the Occupational Therapy Department at the University of Scranton. She received her B.S. degree from The Pennsylvania State University, a Master’s degree in occupational therapy (MOT) from Texas Woman's University, and a doctorate in Educational Administration and Policy Studies from Temple University. Dr. Morgan has over 25 years of academic and clinical experience. She has held a number of academic positions including appointments at Temple University in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania and Rush University in Chicago, Illinois and her clinical experiences include a combination of patient care and administrative responsibilities. Dr. Morgan has published and presented nationally and internationally.

Heather Panczykowski D.H. Sc., OTR/L

Dr. Panczykowski is an Instructor for TherapyEd and an Associate Professor and Program Director at Jamestown Community College, SUNY in Jamestown, NY. She received her doctorate in Health Sciences from Nova Southeastern University, her Master’s from the State University of New York at Buffalo and her Bachelor’s in Occupational Therapy from Keuka College. She serves as the Vice-Chairperson of the Academic Leadership Council of the AOTA, and has worked in a variety of health-care settings including in-patient rehabilitation, school systems, early intervention, and in-home health. She continues her clinical practice while teaching, believing that to be a good teacher she needs to continue to be in the practice environment.

Jeanine Stancanelli OTR/L

Jeanine Stancanelli is an Associate Professor at Mercy College in New York.

Toni Thompson MA, OTR/L

Ms. Thompson received her Occupational Therapy education at the University of Illinois. She earned a Master’s degree in Business Administration and Management from Webster University, St. Louis, MO. Ms. Thompson was formerly a Team Leader of Occupational Therapy and Speech Pathology at the Shriners Hospital for Children of Tampa, FL and her work experience includes service with the Peace Corps in Ecuador and Venezuela. She has significant experience in SI and NDT-Pediatrics, and has written numerous articles for a variety of Occupational Therapy and Orthopedic publications. Her area of concentration is the implementation of health care programs for Hispanic populations. In 1995 she received the Award of Excellence from the Florida Occupational Therapy Association.