Lindsay Chiarello

  • Clarksboro, New Jersey US

Juried Presentations

Effectiveness of occupation-based activities on upper extremity function. Poster, American Occupational Therapy Association Annual Conference, San Diego, CA. Chiarello, L. & Reiter, A., April 2013.

Social-Emotional Outcomes of Inclusive Preschool Yoga. Poster, American Occupational Therapy Association Annual Conference, San Diego, CA. Chiarello, L., Reiter, A., Soto, M., Ideishi, R., Ideishi, S., 

Miller, M., Nanavati, S., Remorca, I., Benedetto, M., O’Neil, M. April 2013.

Objective

To obtain a pediatric occupational therapy position at a teaching and research hospital.

Capstone Project

Capstone Project at Georgetown University Hospital with a focus on caregivers in the NICU.

Work History

Work History
Jun 2013 - Sep 2013

Level II Occupational Therapy Student

Genesis HealthCare

Conducted initial evaluations, performed treatment sessions, assessed the home environment through a home evaluation for discharge planning, completed progress notes, and provided comprehensive recommendation for discharge for adults in sub-acute and long term care settings.

Jan 2013 - Mar 2013

Level II Occupational Therapy Student

Shriners Hospital for Children

Conducted evaluations, performed treatment sessions, staffed outpatient clinics, and fabricated splints for children with a variety of upper extremity orthopedic conditions prior to and after surgery: brachial plexus palsy, congenital hand differences, cerebral palsy, and arthrogryposis. Began to treat children in the new sub-acute portion of the hospital and presented an in-service on a cognitive assessment to use on the children.

Sep 2012 - Dec 2012

Teaching Assistant for Human Development Lab

University of the Sciences in Philadelphia

Supervised and provided feedback to occupational students who were leading group activities at an inclusive preschool.

Jan 2012 - Apr 2012

Therapy Aide

Grow Thru Play

Assisted an occupational therapist in planning and implementing handwriting groups for children.

Jan 2012 - Apr 2012

Level I Occupational Therapy Student

MossRehab

Assisted in planning and implementing therapy sessions at an outpatient hand therapy clinic.

Sep 2011 - Nov 2011

Level I Occupational Therapy Student

Grow Thru Play

Assisted in planning and implementing therapy sessions at an outpatient pediatric therapy clinic.Assisted in planning a Tummy Time workshop.

May 2011 - Aug 2011

Research Independent Study Student

KenCrest

Developed and implemented a yoga protocol and conducted pre and post assessments on motor and social emotional skills.

Education

Education
Jul 2012 - Aug 2012

Study Abroad (2 weeks)

Far East University

Attended lectures on occupational therapy in South KoreaVisited healthcare facilities in South KoreaInteracted with occupational therapy students and faculty from South KoreaExperienced traditional cultural activities

Certifications

Certifications
Oct 2013 - Present

Pi Theta Epsilon

The American Occupational Therapy Foundation
Jan 2012 - Dec 2012

Student Representative for District V of the Pennsylvania Occupational Therapy Association

University of the Sciences in Philadelphia Student Occupational Therapy Association

References

References

Lindsay Mingle Tamez

Fieldwork Clinical Supervisor 

Roger Ideishi

Jennifer Pitonyak