Clinical Assistant Professor of Occupational Therapy
Doctoral Capstone Coordinator- Occupational Therapy
2015 – 2017
Interventionist for 3-year COPE (Care of Persons with Dementia in their Environments)
2015 – Present
Director of Clinical Education; Clinical Assistant Professor of Occupational Therapy
2011 – 2015
Academic Fieldwork Coordinator, Clinical Assistant Professor
East Hartford, CT
2002 – 2011
2000 – 2005
2000 – 2003
West Hartford, CT
2000 – 2003
1997 – 2000
West Hartford/ Simsbury
Bondoc, S., Nadeau, B., Toussaint, L. & Aptaker, D. , Addressing occupational needs of underserved populations and expanding areas of practice through academic fieldwork partnerships. , AOTA Annual Conference, New Orleans, LA, AOTA (2019).
Hughes, M., & Toussaint, L. , Choosing Wisely Initiative, NEOTEC Annual Conference, Springfield, MA, NEOTEC (2019).
Bondoc, S., Nadeau, B., Toussaint, L. & Aptaker, D. , Addressing occupational needs of underserved populations and expanding areas of practice through academic fieldwork partnerships. , World Federation of Occupational Therapists Congress, Cape Town, South Africa, WFOT (2018).
Sauvigne-kirsch, J., Toussaint, L., & Schlegel, S. , The new ACOTE standards are here: Learn about them and have your voice heard., ConnOTA Fall Conference, Wallingford, CT, ConnOTA (2018).
Toussaint, L., Hewitt, P., & Aptaker, D. , Performance evaluation of the academic fieldwork coordinator: A formal assessment for sites, students, and department chair. , AOTA Academic Leadership Council and Education Summit, Louiville, KY, American Occupational Therapy Association (2018).
Piersol, C., Fortinsky, R., Nadeau, B., Toussaint, L., and Gitlin, L., Translating the Care of Persons With Dementia in Their Environments (COPE) Intervention: Study Characteristics, Treatment Principles, and Case Stories , AOTA Annual Conference, Philadelphia, PA (2017).
Toussaint, L., & Nadeau, B., The Influence of Role Emerging Fieldwork on the Perceptions of Occupational Therapy, AOTA Annual Conference, Philadelphia, PA (2017).
Toussaint, L., Hewitt, P., and Aptaker, D., Conversations that matter: Psychosocial Fieldwork and the Role Emerging Setting, AOTA Annual Conference, Philadelphia, PA (2017).
Van Oss, T., Toussaint, L., Meriano, C., Carlson, A., & Duch, F., Home Health Care: OTs Growing Role, ConnOTA Fall 2017 Conference, Fairfield, CT (2017).
Diploma for Doctorate Occupational Therapy
Diploma for Quinnipiac College Bachelor's Degree Occupational Therapy