Faculty Profile

Roseanna Tufano

Roseanna C. Tufano

Clinical Professor of Occupational Therapy
Associate Chair of Occupational Therapy


MFT, Southern Connecticut State University
BS, Quinnipiac University
M.F.T.: Southern Connecticut State University

Mental Health and Psychosocial Occupational Therapy II

Spring 2020

Mental Health and Psychosocial Occupational Therapy Lab II

Spring 2020


Occupational Therapy

Phone Number

(203) 582-5363

Mail Drop




Quinnipiac University

2015 – 2017

Occupational Therapy, Associate Chair

Hamden, CT

Quinnipiac University

2011 – 2017

Clinical Associate Professor

Hamden, CT

Quinnipiac University

2009 – 2011

Clinical Assistant Professor

Hamden, CT

Enduring Families, LLC

2005 – Present

Family Therapist

New Haven, CT

Catholic Family Services

1995 – 2001

Contractual Family Therapist

New Haven, CT

Connecticut Mental Health Center

1995 – 1997

Contractual Occupational Therapist

New Haven, CT

Quinnipiac University

1995 – 2015

Academic Coordinator

Hamden, CT

Veteran’s Memorial Hospital

1992 – 1994

Contractual Occupational Therapist

Meriden, CT

Quinnipiac University

1991 – 2009

Assistant Professor

Hamden, CT

Hebrew Home and Hospital

1989 – 1989

Occupational Therapy Consultant/Dementia Unit

Hartford, CT

Quinnipiac College

1989 – 1991

Full-Time Instructor

Hamden, CT

Quinnipiac College

1984 – 1989

Part-Time Instructor

Hamden, CT

FS Dubois Day Treatment (Mental Health) Center

1980 – 1984

Occupational Therapist II

Stamford, CT

Tufano, R., Occupational Therapy Essentials for Clinical Competence, OT theory use in the process of evaluation and intervention, 3rd, Thorofare, NJ (Slack 2017).

Tufano, R., Linking Theory & Practice: Adapting the Group Protocol Assignment, an Evidence-Based Intervention Plan to Prepare Students for Mental Health Fieldwork, AOTA (2017).

Tufano, R., Social Participation, Occupational Therapy Interventions: Function and Occupations, 2nd, Thorofare, NJ (Slack 2016).

Tufano, R., Integrating Social and Emotional Reasoning Across the Spectrum of OT Practice (2016).

Licensed Marriage & Family Therapist (LMFT)


Licensed Occupational Therapist (OTR/L)