Elizabeth Ridgway, OTR

Rose F. Kennedy University Center for Excellence in Developmental Disabilities
Montefiore Medical Center
The Teaching Hospital of Albert Einstein College of Medicine
1225 Morris Park Avenue
Bronx, NY 10461
 
Phone: 718-839-7101
Email: elridgwa@montefiore.org
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Last Updated: June 17, 2016

 

Leadership Administrative Staff: Supervisor - Occupational Therapy
Discipline Coordinators: Occupational Therapy
 
Discipline(s): Occupational Therapy
 
AUCD Council Membership: No Council Membership
 
Research: client/family cenetered care, birth brachial plexus injury,communitity and family participation barriers, facilitators and solutions, sensory processing, occupational therapy assessment and intervention, hand splinting, research driven from clinical questions
Education: Multidisciplinary training about occupational therapy assessment and intervention in children with developmental disabilities, developing partnerships between clinicians, researchers and academic professors

Vita/Bio

Occupational Therapy Doctoral student at Virginia Commonwealth University with anticipated graduation 2010. Almost 30 years of experience in OT treatment with children and adults. Certified in Neuro-Developmental Treatment for Adults with Heimplegia and Chilcren with Cerebral Palsy. Has taught continuing education nationally on Myofascial Release, splinting and intervention for children and adults with neurological disorders. Publications on occupational therapy intervention with adult hemiplegia and children with sensory and motor issues.