Occupational Therapy Class of 2012 Newsletter

 Haley Bartz Is moving to Chicago, and will be sharing an apartment with Melissa Heft. She is going to be working for Jewish Child and Family Services of Chicago, IL where she will be doing early intervention and outpatient pediatrics.
 Kathi Bross

A Happy Day INDEED when both Kathi and Jacob celebrated commencement.

 Lauren Butscha Gum

Lauren is working at Cincinnati Children's as a floater, and also for Destination Homes with Marnie Renda.

 Sarah Conroy

Update on 9 -12-14: I married Joe D'Agostino, also a Xavier grad, on May 3rd. Sarah is working at the main campus of the Cleveland Clinic

 Molly Dalton Will be working at Good Samaritan Hospital in Cincinnati
 Julie Dinkelacker is going to be working at ABC Pediatric Therapy at the Western Hills location
 Maria Dobell Will be working at Atrium Medical Center in Middletown.
 Audrey Fellmeth Osburn Audrey got married in the summer and is living in the Dallas/Plano Texas area.
 Krista Fennig Krista has accepted a job at Miami Valley Hospital in Dayton, where her twin sister is working as a physical therapist. Can you imagine how confusing that is going to be for clients with cognitive impairements?
 Emily Haffner Has accepted a position with the Neuro Rehab and Balance Center of Kettering Medical Center near Dayton.
 Melissa Heft is moving to Chicago and will be working in the NorthShore University HealthSystem in the Pediatric Rehab department. She is going to share an apartment with Haley Bartz.
 Allison Heinekamp

I have accepted a full-time job at Cincinnati Children's as a floater starting May 6.  And I plan to continue working prn at The Christ Hospital as well.  As a part of the LEND program I did for Children's, I was able to go to Washington DC and advocate on Capitol Hill for policies that would affect people with disabilities.  I met with Steve Chabot's assistant.  I'm attaching a picture.  Very cool experience...and very empowering too!

 Mabel Jansma will be working at the UC Med Center
 Lauren Knodle is working for Functional Pathways at Hillebrand Nursing and Rehab in Cincinnati.
 Kelsey Lemmel  
 Santina Kadle Mallory Will be working for Olympia Therapy at Home at Hearthstone nursing home. "I'm still living in Oakley and will be working with some OT's and OTA's who are developing a sensory room for the buildings Dementia unit -- i plan on giving them info on Teepa Snow's lecture"
 Katie Meiners Katie has been hired to work at Mercy St. Theresa with Therapy Partners
 Emily Mowery

Update on 2-28-14: I recently took a position as a hand therapist in a hand and upper extremity private practice called Orthopedic one (still in columbus). I am very excited about this new opportunity and think it is going to be a great fit for me, headed towards a CHT in 4 years once I am eligible to take the exam!

 Rachael Porter Rachel has a job at HighlandSprings in Ft. Thomas.
 Julie Sauer  
 Rachael Schempp is working for ABC Therapy Ltd. in Copley OH. 
 Carl Schneider Is going to be working at U.C. Medical Center along with Mabel Jansma
 Nick Schneider  
 Megan Sherman  
 Aimee Short-Terlecky

I am now working through Warren County ESC and am working in Loveland School District. I am very happy with this change and am enjoying working with kids. Also, I got married! So my new last name is Terlecky. Quite a few changes this past year, it has been very exciting!

 Whitney Stevenson  
 Megan Waggoner will be working at the Atrium Medical Center


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