St. Bonaventure University

School of Health Professions Faculty


Marasco, Suzanne

Suzi Marasco

ACADEMIC DEPARTMENT
Department of Occupational Therapy
ACADEMIC SCHOOL
School of Health Professions

TITLES/RESPONSIBILITIES
Assistant Professor of Occupational Therapy
CONTACT
Office phone: (716) 375-2623
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OFFICE
Francis Hall 245
COURSES TAUGHT
  • OT 510. Foundations of Occupational Therapy Practice
  • OT 550. Health Conditions
  • OT 560. Evidence-Based Practice
  • OT 590. Life Occupations: Pediatrics
  • OT 630. Applied Research Methods
ACADEMIC DEGREES
  • Master of Science in Occupational Therapy, Thomas Jefferson University, 2016
  • Bachelor of Science in Occupation and Health, Thomas Jefferson University, 2016
OTHER EDUCATION
  • Candidate for Doctor of Education (Ed.D.) in Leadership for Organizations, University of Dayton
PROFESSIONAL BACKGROUND

Suzi has clinical experience as an early intervention and school-based practitioner. Her background encompasses several specialty areas including short- and long-term care, skilled nursing, and outpatient facilities. Clinical areas of focus include feeding and eating, sensory integration approaches, and support for school-aged children with autism. 

ACCOMPLISHMENTS
TEACHING PHILOSOPHY
CURRENT RESEARCH INTERESTS/PROJECTS
  • Professional mentorship for school-based occupational therapy practitioners: Impact on self-efficacy and job satisfaction
  • Diversity, equity, and inclusion in the occupational therapy student body
PERSONAL INTERESTS/COMMUNITY INVOLVEMENT
  • United Way of the Bradford Area
  • Pennsylvania Occupational Therapy Association: District IV Treasurer
  • Alpha Eta Society
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