Positions

Overview

  • Sarah Tucker is an assistant professor in the Master of Science in UAB Occupational Therapy program with a background in pediatrics and community-based practice. She has worked with clients in a variety of pediatric settings, including the Neonatal Intensive Care Unit (NICU). Dr. Tucker is a certified infant and child massage instructor and has training in pediatric constraint therapy through her past employment in the Civitan-Sparks Clinic at UAB. Prior to joining the faculty at UAB, Dr. Tucker was the Program Director of the Occupational Therapy Assistant program at Brown Mackie College in Birmingham, Alabama.
  • Selected Publications

    Academic Article

    Year Title Altmetric
    2019 Attitudes toward rehabilitating inmates among occupational therapy students in the United StatesJournal of Educational Evaluation for Health Professions.  16. 2019
    2019 Factors associated with consideration of occupational therapists working in the prison settingInternational Journal of Caring Sciences.  12:92-99. 2019

    Research Overview

  • Research interests are related to the cycle of incarceration and the role of occupational therapy with at-risk populations.
  • Teaching Overview

  • Dr. Tucker teaches pediatric, community-based, and fundamental OT concept courses.
  • Teaching Activities

  • OT595 - Occupts/Hlth:Groups&Comm I (Fall Term 2019) 2019
  • OT598 - Occupts/Hlth: Groups&Comm IV (Fall Term 2019) 2019
  • OT600 - The Nature of Occupation (Fall Term 2019) 2019
  • OT607 - Analysis Occupat Perfomance (Fall Term 2019) 2019
  • OT597 - Occupts/Hlth:Groups&Comm III (Summer Term 2019) 2019
  • OT624 - Occup Infant Child Adoles (Summer Term 2019) 2019
  • OT596 - Occupts/Hlth:Groups& Comm II (Spring Term 2019) 2019
  • OT599 - Occupts/Hlth: Groups&Comm V (Spring Term 2019) 2019
  • OT622 - IntroOccup Infant/Child/Adoles (Spring Term 2019) 2019
  • OT595 - Occupts/Hlth:Groups&Comm I (Fall Term 2018) 2018
  • OT598 - Occupts/Hlth: Groups&Comm IV (Fall Term 2018) 2018
  • OT600 - The Nature of Occupation (Fall Term 2018) 2018
  • OT607 - Analysis Occupat Perfomance (Fall Term 2018) 2018
  • OT597 - Occupts/Hlth:Groups&Comm III (Summer Term 2018) 2018
  • OT624 - Occup Infant Child Adoles (Summer Term 2018) 2018
  • OT596 - Occupts/Hlth:Groups& Comm II (Spring Term 2018) 2018
  • OT599 - Occupts/Hlth: Groups&Comm V (Spring Term 2018) 2018
  • OT609 - Barriers Occupat Performance (Spring Term 2018) 2018
  • OT622 - IntroOccup Infant/Child/Adoles (Spring Term 2018) 2018
  • OT665 - Occup Adults & Older Adults II (Spring Term 2018) 2018
  • OT698 - MR Lev Non-Thesis Research (Spring Term 2018) 2018
  • OT595 - Occupts/Hlth:Groups&Comm I (Fall Term 2017) 2017
  • OT598 - Occupts/Hlth: Groups&Comm IV (Fall Term 2017) 2017
  • OT600 - The Nature of Occupation (Fall Term 2017) 2017
  • OT607 - Analysis Occupat Perfomance (Fall Term 2017) 2017
  • OT698 - MR Lev Non-Thesis Research (Fall Term 2017) 2017
  • OT597 - Occupts/Hlth:Groups&Comm III (Summer Term 2017) 2017
  • OT624 - Occup Infant Child Adoles (Summer Term 2017) 2017
  • OT698 - MR Lev Non-Thesis Research (Summer Term 2017) 2017
  • OT596 - Occupts/Hlth:Groups& Comm II (Spring Term 2017) 2017
  • OT599 - Occupts/Hlth: Groups&Comm V (Spring Term 2017) 2017
  • OT622 - IntroOccup Infant/Child/Adoles (Spring Term 2017) 2017
  • OT665 - Occup Adults & Older Adults II (Spring Term 2017) 2017
  • OT595 - Occupts/Hlth:Groups&Comm I (Fall Term 2016) 2016
  • OT598 - Occupts/Hlth: Groups&Comm IV (Fall Term 2016) 2016
  • OT607 - Analysis Occupat Perfomance (Fall Term 2016) 2016
  • OT675 - History/Theory of Occupation (Fall Term 2016) 2016
  • OT597 - Occupts/Hlth:Groups&Comm III (Summer Term 2016) 2016
  • OT624 - Occup Infant Child Adoles (Summer Term 2016) 2016
  • OT624 - Occup Infant Child Adoles (Summer Term 2016) 2016
  • RHB782 - PrincRehabSci:OccupationScienc (Summer Term 2016) 2016
  • OT596 - Occupts/Hlth:Groups& Comm II (Spring Term 2016) 2016
  • OT599 - Occupts/Hlth: Groups&Comm V (Spring Term 2016) 2016
  • OT609 - Barriers Occupat Performance (Spring Term 2016) 2016
  • OT622 - IntroOccup Infant/Child/Adoles (Spring Term 2016) 2016
  • OT698 - MR Lev Non-Thesis Research (Spring Term 2016) 2016
  • OT595 - Occupts/Hlth:Groups&Comm I (Fall Term 2015) 2015
  • OT607 - Analysis Occupat Perfomance (Fall Term 2015) 2015
  • OT688 - Occup & Hlth Groups & Comm (Fall Term 2015) 2015
  • OT698 - MR Lev Non-Thesis Research (Fall Term 2015) 2015
  • OT624 - Occup Infants Child & Adoles (Summer Term 2015) 2015
  • OT688 - Occup & Hlth Groups & Comm (Summer Term 2015) 2015
  • OT698 - MR Lev Non-Thesis Research (Summer Term 2015) 2015
  • RHB782 - Tpcs Rehab Sci Res: Work/Play (Summer Term 2015) 2015
  • OT609 - Barriers Occupat Performance (Spring Term 2015) 2015
  • OT688 - Occup & Hlth Groups & Comm (Spring Term 2015) 2015
  • OT688 - Occup & Hlth Groups & Comm (Spring Term 2015) 2015
  • OT698 - MR Lev Non-Thesis Research (Spring Term 2015) 2015
  • OT607 - Analysis Occupat Perfomance (Fall Term 2014) 2014
  • OT688 - Occup & Hlth Groups & Comm (Fall Term 2014) 2014
  • OT688 - Occup & Hlth Groups & Comm (Fall Term 2014) 2014
  • OT609 - Barriers Occupat Performance (Summer Term 2014) 2014
  • OT624 - Occup Infants Child & Adoles (Summer Term 2014) 2014
  • OT688 - Occup & Hlth Groups & Comm (Summer Term 2014) 2014
  • OT665 - Occup Adults & Older Adults II (Spring Term 2014) 2014
  • OT688 - Occup & Hlth Groups & Comm (Spring Term 2014) 2014
  • OT688 - Occup & Hlth Groups & Comm (Spring Term 2014) 2014
  • Education And Training

  • Master of Occupational Therapy in Occupational Therapy / Therapist, Ithaca College 2000
  • Awards And Honors

    Full Name

  • Sarah Tucker