Lenore Frost, Ph.D., OTR/L, CHT

Lenore Frost, Ph.D., OTR/L, CHT

Clinical Assoc. Prof/Academic Fieldwork Edu. Coor.

Primary Professional Service/Affiliation

  • American Occupational Therapy Association
  • Simulation Question Development Committee Member (SQDC), 2014-Present, National Board Certification Occupational Therapy
  • Member of a project team to conceptualize the new generation of certification renewal tools, 2012-2013, National Board Certification Occupational Therapy, NBCOT, Alexandria, VA
  • Conference Committee, 2012-2013, Connecticut Occupational Therapy Association
  • Physical Disabilities Special  Interest Section - Hand, 2008-2011, American Occupational Therapy Association
  • Board member, Treasurer, 2005-2010, Connecticut Occupational Therapy Association 

Specialty

  • Upper Quadrant Disorders

 

 

Degrees and Certifications

    Degrees

    • PhD, Health Services and Administration, 2009, Walden University
    • MAOM, Organizational Management, 2003, University of Pheonix
    • BS, Occupational Therapy, 1980, Quinnipiac University

     

    Certifications

    • Certified Occupational Therapist, 1980
    • Certified Hand Therapist, 1991

Teaching Responsibilities

    • Foundations: Clinical Anatomy and Kinesiology in the Context of Occupation
    • Foundations: Pathology---Implications for Occupational Performance
    • Human Occupation and Activity Analysis
    • Evidence-based Seminar: Adulthood
    • Special Topics

Research Interests & Grants

    Grants

    • Research/Scholarship Release Program (RSCR) AY2010-2011

     

    Research Interests

    • Safe Patient Handling and Movement Curriculum
    • Interprofessional Service-learning
    • Upper Quadrant Disorders

Honors, Awards & Fellowships

    Awards

    • Award of Merit, 2015,  Connecticut Occupational Therapy Association

     

     Fellowships  

    •    Roster of Fellows, 2014,  American Occupational Therapy Association(FAOTA)

Publications and Presentations

     
    Frost, L. and Barkley, W. (In print). "Patient handling methods in occupational therapy curricula."
    American Journal of Occupational Therapy.

    Darragh, A., Campo, M., Frost, L., Abernathy, M., Pentico, M., & Margulis, M. (accepted for
    publication). "Safe Patient Handling Equipment in Therapy Practice: Implications for Rehabilitation." American Journal of Occupational Therapy.

    Frost, L., Harmeyer, F., and Bondoc, S. (2012). "The geriatric hand: Degenerative changes that
    affect hand function and occupational performance." OT Practice, 17, 8-12, 16.

    Frost, L. and Schepis, KM. (2011). "A Review of Three Flexor Tendon Repair Protocols."
    American Occupational Therapy Association Physical Disabilities Specialty Interest Section Newsletter

    Frost, L. (2010). "Integrating occupation into an outpatient occupational therapy practice: A
    community project." American Occupational Therapy Association Physical Disabilities Specialty Interest Section Newsletter

    Stricoff, R., Frost, L. and DeRubeis, F. (2009). "The Shoulder Simplified: A Holistic Approach
    Within an Evidence-Based Practice." American Occupational Therapy Association Physical Disabilities Specialty Interest Section Newsletter

    Frost, L., and Stricoff, R. (1997). "Repetitive strain injury: A new definition and treatment
    strategy based on the client-centered practice." Work 8, pg 45-53.


Contact Information

Office Location & Hours

  • Hours: Office hours as requested
  • Location:
    Occupational Therapy
    Cambridge 1-0-11
    College of Health Professions
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