Psychosocial practice across the lifespan, especially with youth with emotional and behavioral disabilities, wellness programming for adults facing retirement, aging in place, and clinical education for occupational therapy students.
Jo A. Schweitzer, MS, OTR/L is the associate academic fieldwork coordinator for the Occupational Therapy BS/MS program. In this position she is very involved with the integration of the academic curriculum and the clinical components of study. Within the academic portion of the curriculum, she teaches course from Occupational Therapy pre-majors through the Advanced MS students. These courses focus on the introduction to the discipline, psychosocial practice, issues in service delivery, community based practice, emerging practice areas and applied geriatrics.