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Maralynne Mitcham

...become teachers and researchers, the foundations taught by Dr. Mitcham have crossed multigenerational levels of Occupational Therapists throughout the world. Distance learning was in its infancy when the concept was used by Dr. Mitcham to bring...

http://www.legacy.com/Link.asp?I=LS000172911443
ALS ice bucket funds stay in Augusta

...Insurance companies don't necessarily pay for all of that, so somebody has to pay the physical therapists and occupational therapists," he said, which the clinic itself does.The money also allows the clinic to help patients with other medical...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2014-08-19/als-ice-bucket-funds-stay-au
Best & Brightest: Katrina Petersen, Academy of Richmond County

...psychology, and then, once completed, earn her master's degree in occupational therapy to become a licensed occupational therapist.OF NOTE: Katrina enjoys photography.NOMINATOR'S NOTE: "Katrina is a very personable young lady with...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/education/2014-05-20/best-brightest-katrina-pe
Lauren Elizabeth Snyder - Brett Ellis George

...of Georgia College with a Bachelor of Science in Kinesiology and a 2013 graduate of Georgia Regents University with a Masters Degree in Occupational Therapy. Brett is currently employed by Doctors Hospital as an Occupational Therapist.

http://www.legacy.com/Link.asp?I=CE000171449314
Engagement
At 60, a lifelong worker goes back to school

...taught the value of hard work and education. Three who graduated college work as a structural engineer, an occupational therapist and a computer programmer. The others work in car detailing and other trade jobs, but all know how to work...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/education/2014-02-15/60-lifelong-worker-goes-b
Trial begins for man accused of shooting wounded veteran's service dog

...on her feet, she told the jury.She had been scared of dogs in the past, but his contact was calming. The occupational therapist who was trailing the dog told Kiss-Johnson about service dogs. In the spring of 2010, Balto became her service...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/crime-courts/2014-02-03/trial-begins-man-accus
Singer Michelle Murray performs for spinal cord patients

...Dodson's wheelchair as he happily danced in it. But it was her rendition of Dolly Parton's 9 to 5 that got occupational therapist Julie Blakey and physical therapist Ashley Pritchett dancing among their swaying patients.Murray joked back...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/health/2013-10-25/singer-michelle-murray-perfo
Lauren Brooke Newman - Nicholas Armand Patrick

...Masters Health Science in Occupational Therapy. Lauren is currently employed by Eastside Medical Center as an Occupational Therapist. Mr. Patrick is the grandson of Mrs. Connie Collins and the late Mr. Michael C. Collins of Dacula, Ga...

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Engagement
Florence Catchings

...member of the Pilot Club for over 50 years, and a Sheffield Canasta Club member. She retired from the VA as an occupational therapist. She is survived by her two sons, Fred Catchings and his wife Karen of North Augusta, and Ed Catchings and...

http://www.legacy.com/Link.asp?I=LS000168218264
Heavy, ill-worn backpacks can hurt children

...pain, shoulder pain and misalignment of the spine from prolonged use of a backpack," said Linda Rhodes, an occupational therapist at Children's Hospital of Georgia.Changes in posture, complaints of pain, numbness or tingling of the shoulders...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/education/2013-08-30/heavy-ill-worn-backpacks-