Cathleen St. Dennis, OTD, OTR/L

Associate Professor/Interim Department Chair
Tennessee State University Department of Occupational Therapy

(615) 963-5953

Cathleen St. Dennis, OTD, OTR/L. Dr. Cathleen St. Dennis is interim program director/department chair and associate professor in the Occupational Therapy master's degree program at Tennessee State University in Nashville. Dr. St. Dennis received her BS in Occupational Therapy from California State University, Dominguez Hills (2000) and post-professional Doctor of Occupational Therapy from Rocky Mountain University of Health Professions (2014). Fourteen years of clinical practice included pediatric rehabilitation and early intervention, adult in patient rehabilitation and neuropsychiatric therapy; the last seven years in academia has included student fieldwork and community service-learning coordination and collaboration in inter-professional education with an emphasis on service to under-represented populations.