Position: Assistant Professor
Ph.D., Nova Southeastern University; MOT, University of Florida; BHS, University of Florida
Fields of Expertise:
- Occupation-Based Practice
Dissertation (2021): “Profile of Pediatric Assessments Selected Within Occupational Therapy Practice and The Influence of Occupation-Based Assessments Within Clinical Practice”
Distance Education Training Certified Instructor, Certified Clinical Fieldwork Educator, Early Steps and Early Intervention for Infants and Toddlers Certified, Interactive Metronome Certified, Integrated Listening Systems Certified, Keyboarding Without Tears Certified, Handwriting Without Tears Level 1 Certified Instructor, and Sequential Oral Sensory Approach to Feeding Trained.
American Occupational Therapy Association
Phi Kappa Phi National Honor Society
Virginia Occupational Therapy Association
In Press. Skuthan, A., & Stav, W. (2023). Occupation-Based Assessments in Pediatric Occupational Therapy Practice. Occupational Therapy Journal of Research.
Edwards, T., & Skuthan, A. (2023). School-based occupational therapists’ perceptions of sensory processing interventions for students with autism spectrum disorder. Journal of Occupational Therapy, Schools, & Early Intervention. http://dx.doi.org/10.1080/
Colaianni, D., Skuthan, A., Coscomb, B., Frank, J., Hahn, A., Nost, L., Schray, A, & Wynn, S. (2021). The Use of Occupation Based Interventions Among Certified Hand Therapists. WORK: A Journal of Prevention, Assessment & Rehabilitation. 72(2):667-675. doi: 10.3233/WOR-205321. PMID: 35599525.
Held, A. S., & Skuthan, A. (2023). Reaching Ukraine: Occupational Therapy-Centered Training to Support Children with Autism Spectrum Disorder in Kyiv. Autism Spectrum News. https://autismspectrumnews.
Skuthan, A., & Stav, W. (2023). Profile of Assessments in Pediatric Occupational Therapy Practice. American Journal of Occupational Therapy.
Myers, T., & Skuthan, A. (2022). Understanding the impact of dance on body image among collegiate dancers: A qualitative study. International Association of Dance Medicine and Science Conference: Limerick, Ireland.
Skuthan, A. (2018). Occupational Limitations of Feeding for Children with Autism Spectrum Disorder. Society for the Study of Occupation: Lexington, KY.
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