Sharon Holt

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Full-time Lecturer II; 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 the future leaders of her profession; to create 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
  • Most Valuable Professor, EMU Volleyball, 2011
  • Gold Award for Outstanding Patient Care, 2003