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Joellen Desselles, MOT, LOTR
Clinical Instructor
jdess2@lsuhsc.edu
Phone: 504-568-4308

Education:

Master of Occupational Therapy, 2018, Louisiana State University Health Sciences Center, New Orleans
B.S. in Psychology, 2015, Loyola University, New Orleans

Classes Instructed:

One-handed technique
Upper extremity prosthetics
Multiple sclerosis
Developmental disorders
Cardiopulmonary conditions and occupational therapy
IASTM

Research Interests:

One handed technique for persons with unilateral upper extremity deficits
Motor recovery of the UE post stroke
Maintaining and improving function in Parkinson’s Disease
Lifestyle redesign

Clinical Interests:

Adult neurological and orthopedic rehabilitation
Aging in place
Adaptive rehabilitation
Upper extremity prosthetics training
Dementia and cognitive impairments