Lynne Clarke

Lynne Clarke
Chair of Occupational Therapy Education Department
Professor of Occupational Therapy
Saint Luke's College of Nursing and Health Sciences
Van Ackeren 205


OTD Occupational Therapy, Creighton University
M.S. Occupational Therapy, The University of South Dakota
B.S. Psychology, North Dakota State University

Professional Licensures and Certifications 

Occupational Therapist Licensed Missouri, State of Missouri - 2011
Certified Fieldwork Educator, American Occupational Therapy Association - 2010
Credentialed Physical Agent Modalities Practitioner, Physical Agent Modalities Practitioner Credentialing Agency, LLC - 2006
Occupational Therapist Licensed South Dakota (inactive), South Dakota Board of Osteopathic and Medical Examiners - 2005
Occupational Therapist Registered, National Board for Certification in Occupational Therapy (NBCOT) - 2000
Occupational Therapist Licensed South Carolina (inactive), South Carolina Board of Occupational Therapy - 2000


Lynne (Anderson) Clarke, OTD, is a professor in the Department of Occupational Therapy within Rockhurst University's College of Health and Human Services. Her main areas of teaching are in theory, psychosocial dysfunction, mental health and lifespan development of adults and older adults.

Clarke has been an occupational therapy educator since 2005 and has experience with teaching, administration and coordinating fieldwork. She has a professional interest in occupational therapy curriculum design and course development. Her clinical areas of practice include geriatrics, rehabilitation, and mental health.