Eastern Michigan University

Pamela Lemerand

Associate Professor

lemerand 1055 Cornell Rd, Ypsilanti, MI 48197 (Autism Collaborative Center aka Fletcher Building)




PhD in Educational Psychology - University of Michigan
MA in Human Development - Wayne State University
BS in Occupational Therapy - Wayne State University

Teaching Interests


Mental Health

Social Policy

Meaning of Occupation

Research Interests


Trauma in Children

Homeless Children

Community Collaboration

Selected Presentations and/or Publications

Lemerand, Pamela (2009) Parent Focus Groups: Insight into the Unique Needs of Families with Autism. Michigan Academy of Science, Arts, and Letters. Detroit, MI.

"Autism Collaborative Initiative", Presentation at the Network of Autism Training and Technical Assistance Programs, (November 2008)

Meeting the Occupational Performance Needs of Young Children who are Homeless. American Occupational Therapy Association, Long Beach, CA (April 2008)

Trauma in Young Children: Developmental Impact and Effective Intervention. Michigan Association of School Psychologists, Boyne, MI (October 2007)

Steele, W., Lemerand, P., Kuban, C., Gruenberg. D. (2007) I Feel Better Now! Leader's Guide and Student Activity Workbook, 2nd Edition. Grosse Pointe Woods: Institute for Trauma and Loss in Children

Additional Information


EMU Holman Center Teaching Award

National Association of Children of Alcoholics Award for Outstanding Professional Contributions

The Occupational Therapy Program is part of the School of Health Sciences, 303 Everett L. Marshall Building, 734.487.0077