Patricia L. Schaber, PhD, OTR/L, FAOTA

Associate Professor,  Program in Occupational Therapy

Patricia L. Schaber

Contact Info

schab002@umn.edu

Office Phone 612-626-5111

Office Address:
Program in Occupational Therapy
277 Children's Rehab Ctr
426 Church St SE
Minneapolis, MN 55455

Mailing Address:
Allied Health - OT, Ctr for
MMC 368 Mayo
8368A (Campus Delivery Code)
420 Delaware St SE
Minneapolis, MN 55455

PhD, University of Minnesota (Family Social Science, Research, Gerontology minor)

MA, University of St. Thomas (Pastoral Studies, Social Justice)

BS, University of Minnesota (Occupational Therapy)

Research

Research Summary/Interests

Patricia Schaber has been a faculty member since 1996. Her teaching and research is in geriatrics, specifically, dementia related disorders and family centered care models of practice.

Occupational therapy assessment and intervention with Alzheimer's disease and related disorders; Scholarship of teaching and learning.

Practice:

University of Minnesota Medical Center- Fairview Memory Clinic

Teaching

Academic Interests and Focus

OT Assessment and Intervention Alzheimer’s disease and related disorders; OT Assessment and Intervention Intellectual Disabilities; Foundations of Occupational Science and Occupational Therapy; Professional Identity: Behaviors and Attitudes; OT Process for Family; OT Process: Group Context; Scholarly Project Advisement

Courses

OT Assessment and Intervention Alzheimer’s disease and related disorders; OT Assessment and Intervention Intellectual Disabilities; Foundations of Occupational Science and Occupational Therapy; Professional Identity: Behaviors and Attitudes; OT Process for Family; OT Process: Group Context; 

Scholarly Project Advisement