Melanie Wheeler

Melanie Wheeler
Assistant Teaching Professor, Baccalaureate Occupational Science
Academic Fieldwork Coordinator, Master in Occupational Therapy
Allied Health Building, 305
Penn State Mont Alto | 1 Campus Drive | Mont Alto, PA 17237

Dr. Melanie Wheeler is an occupational therapist with over 25 years experience in school-based practice ages 3-21 as well as OT academia. She has experience in delivering therapy and coursework within on-line, asynchronous, hybrid, and face to face occupational environments.

Weaving Principles of Andragogy into Curriculum Design for Certified Occupational Therapy Assistants (COTAs) Interested in Becoming Registered Occupational Therapists (OTRs). Collaborative Approaches in Contemporary School-Based Occupational Therapy & the Intraprofessional Relationship Between COTA & OTR Practice Partners.

Wheeler, M. & Salls, J. (2014). A multisensory approach to prewriting; Embedding OT into a specialized preschool curriculum. - September, 2014

Post-Professional Doctorate in Occupational Therapy, Occupational Therapy, Chatham University

Master of Science, Exercise Science & Physical Education, McDaniel College

Bachelor of Science, Occupational Therapy, The Pennsylvania State University, Mont Alto

Associate of Science, Occupational Therapy Assistant, The Pennsylvania State University, Mont Alto