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Doctor of Occupational Therapy

The Lincoln Memorial University (LMU), Doctor of Occupational Therapy (OTD) prepares graduates to be entry-level occupational therapists. The curriculum is taught by experienced occupational therapists, who hold a wide range of specialties and interests. The program is primarily delivered in a traditional face-to-face format, allowing students to build relationships with faculty and peers that often last a lifetime.

Mission and Goals

The mission of the Doctor of Occupational Therapy program at Lincoln Memorial University is to graduate critical reasoning practitioners who lead the way in client-centered, evidence-based interventions through collaborative care to the individuals, communities, and population of rural Appalachia and beyond.

Curricular Threads

  • Critical Reasoning
  • Client Centered Care
  • Evidenced Based Practice
  • Collaborative Care