Tara Collins, DHS, OTR/L

Academic Fieldwork Coordinator, Occupational Therapy MS

School of Health Sciences

Tara Collins

Clinical Specialty

  • Pediatrics
  • Physical Disabilities


  • BS, Occupational Therapy, Keuka College
  • MHS, University of Indianapolis
  • DHS, University of Indianapolis


  • Clinical Educators experience with preparedness of students
  • Predictors of Fieldwork Success
  • Bullying
  • Empowerment through the Exploration of Nature for Community Engagement and Health Promotion

Memberships and Affiliations

  • Member of AOTA
  • Member of World Federation of Occupational Therapists (WFOT)
  • Member of Metropolitan Occupational Therapy Education Council (MOTEC)
  • Member of NYSOTA

Teaching Responsibilities

New Curriculum

  • OT-383 Community Service
  • OT 390 Professional Development
  • OT 392 Level I Mental Health
  • OT 606 Level I Fieldwork

Old Curriculum

  • OT 402 Physical Disabilities Fieldwork
  • OT 480 Professional Development Journey
  • OT 476-Level I Fieldwork Physical Disabilities
  • OT 470- Level I OT Theory & Practice Pediatrics
  • OT 602 Specialty Level I Fieldwork Level I Pediatrics
  • OT 602 Specialty Level I Fieldwork Level I Hands
  • OT-695-Research Mentor
  • OT-696-Research Mentor