Sharon Holt

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Full-time Lecturer III; OT Intent Advisor

Health Sciences

260 Rackham


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  • MHS, University of Indianapolis
  • BS, Occupational Therapy, Western Michigan University
  • BA, Dance, Western Michigan University


As an occupational therapist and educator Professor Holt strives to educate and prepare students to become leaders, critical thinkers, creative problem solvers, empathetic and understanding practitioners, consumers of knowledge and future educators in the field of occupational therapy. 

Teaching Interests
  • Adult assessment and intervention
  • Older adult assessment and intervention
  • Physical practice skills
  • Occupation based practice
Professional Service
  • Member, American Occupational Therapy Association
  • Member, Michigan Occupational Therapy Association
Academic Honors and Awards
  • EMU-FT Lecturers Outstanding Teaching Award, 2015
  • Writing Across the Curriculum Fellow, 2011- present