Sierra Grady

Assistant Professor of Occupational Therapy
College of Health and Human Services
Van Ackeren 203B

Additional Positions 

Academic Fieldwork Coordinator

Degrees 

OTD Occupational Therapy, Creighton University
MOT Occupational Therapy, Rockhurst University
B.A. Psychology, Rockhurst University

Professional Licensures and Certifications 

Occupational Therapist Registered, National Board for Certification in Occupational Therapy - 2009
Occupational Therapist Licensed Kansas, Kansas State Board of Healing Arts - 2009
Occupational Therapist Licensed Missouri, Missouri Division of Professional Registration - 2009

Biography 

Sierra Grady, OTD, is a visiting instructor and academic fieldwork coordinator in the department of occupational therapy.

Her work in the department includes instruction on professional development and foundational skills, including screening and evaluation, interviewing, the teaching-learning process, client transfers and ADL assessment and training. Additionally, she spends time coordinating fieldwork/clinical education and service-learning experiences for occupational therapy students. Grady also teaches undergraduate courses on the global perspectives of health and disability.

Grady's research interests and projects include cultural competency and effectiveness for health professions, as well as evidenced-based teaching and learning strategies.