Featured Department News


Congratulations to Our New Pi Theta Epsilon Members!

During a ceremony held on February 27, the Department of Occupational Therapy welcomed one of its largest group of new members into Pi Theta Epsilon. PTE,...


Occupational Therapy Silent Auction: A bidding success

Students, faculty and community members gathered in the Lory Student Center Theater on February 17 for the Student Occupational Therapy Association Fifth Annual Silent Auction. The...

Occupational Therapy

Tenure-Track Faculty Positions

The Department of Occupational Therapy has two open tenure-track faculty positions:

Assistant Professor
The Department of Occupational Therapy is seeking applications for a tenure-track...

Sunny the Mascot

Sunny the Mascot Brightens the Lives of Children

Kelly Yates, a 2009 alumna from Colorado State University, is changing the world internationally and here at home through occupational therapy. Since receiving her master's degree...

Stacey Nichols

Making a Lasting Impact through Yoga

"Yoga has been something I have participated in for myself. I had hoped I could integrate my yoga training into my work as an occupational...

Tina Swearinger

Mental and Behavioral Health: A Fieldwork Road Less Traveled

"I am passionate about the opportunities to work in the mental health field. I feel that mental health can often be overlooked because we don't...

Early Childhood Center

Every Child Benefits: Exploring Collaborations between Occupational Therapy and Early Childhood Education

"You don't have to have a disability to benefit from occupational therapy," explains occupational therapist and Colorado State University Assistant Professor, Lisa Fyffe. "Occupational therapists can...

Poster Presentation

Students build community partnerships through class projects

During a semester project, second-year occupational therapy students had the opportunity to apply classroom learning in real life situations. The project, as a part of...

Addy Brown

Mental health challenges inspire occupational therapy grad to help others

Addy Brown's challenges with her own mental health have guided her research, fieldwork, and volunteer experiences as a student in the Department of Occupational Therapy.

Brown grew...

Mei-heng Lin

OT students display research at Graduate Student Showcase

Congratulations to Mei-heng Lin for receiving an award at the Colorado State University Graduate Student Showcase held recently on the university campus. Lin's poster "Relationships...