Faculty Profile

Lisa Toussaint

Lisa F. Toussaint

Clinical Assistant Professor of Occupational Therapy
Doctoral Capstone Coordinator- Occupational Therapy

Education

BS, OTD, Quinnipiac University
Courses

Documenting OT Practice Fieldwork

Spring 2020

Documenting Occupational Therapy Practice

Spring 2020

Professional Development

Spring 2020

Capstone Graduate Projects

Spring 2020

Fieldwork Level IIa

Spring 2020

Fieldwork Level IIb

Spring 2020

Organization

Occupational Therapy

Phone Number

(203) 582-7601

Mail Drop

NH-HSC

Email

Lisa.Toussaint@quinnipiac.edu

National Institute of Health Research Study at University of Connecticut

2015 – 2017

Interventionist for 3-year COPE (Care of Persons with Dementia in their Environments)

Farmington, CT

Quinnipiac University

2015 – Present

Director of Clinical Education; Clinical Assistant Professor of Occupational Therapy

Hamden, CT

Goodwin College

2011 – 2015

Academic Fieldwork Coordinator, Clinical Assistant Professor

East Hartford, CT

Berlin Visiting Nurses Association

2002 – 2011

Occupational Therapist

Berlin, CT

Curtis Home Rehabilitation Center

2000 – 2005

Occupational Therapist

Meriden, CT

Hebrew Home and Hospital

2000 – 2003

Occupational Therapist

West Hartford, CT

Midstate Medical Center Hospital

2000 – 2003

Occupational Therapist

Meriden, CT

Harborside Healthcare/ McLean Home

1997 – 2000

Occupational Therapist

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).

American Occupational Therapy Association

2019

Expires 7/31/20

Connecticut Occupational Therapy Association

2019

Expires 7/28/22

CPR Certification

2019

Expires 4/2021

National Board for Certification in Occupational Therapy, Inc.

2019

Expires 2020

State of Connecticut Licensure - Occupational Therapist

2019

Expires 7/31/21

Quinnipiac University

2016

Diploma for Doctorate Occupational Therapy

Quinnipiac College

1997

Diploma for Quinnipiac College Bachelor's Degree Occupational Therapy