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Department of Rehabilitation Sciences

Ashley Hobson, DSc, MOT, OTR/L

Ashley Hobson, DSc, MOT, OTR/L

  • Assistant Professor
  • OTD Capstone Coordinator

Ashley-Hobson@ouhsc.edu


Education:

  • Doctor of Science in Rehabilitation, University of Oklahoma Health Sciences Center, Oklahoma City, OK, 2021
  • Master of Occupational Therapy, University of Oklahoma Health Sciences Center, Oklahoma City, OK, 2015
  • Bachelor of Science in Health Studies, University of Oklahoma Health Sciences Center, Oklahoma City, OK, 2013


Teaching:

  • OCTH 7132: Pediatric Foundations and Therapeutic Methods
  • OCTH/PHTH 9391 Interprofessional Case Management
  • OCTH 8154 Neuro Rehabilitation for Children


Research Interests:

  • Women’s health
  • Perinatal health
  • Mental health across the lifespan
  • Working with vulnerable and underserved populations
  • The impact of trauma across the lifespan


Clinical Interests:

  • Trauma-informed care
  • Mental and behavioral health
  • Child- and family-centered services
  • Perinatal health 
  • Training and certification in progress for women’s health


Select Honors & Accomplishments:

  • NextGen Under 30 Recipient – 2019


Service:

PROFESSIONAL SERVICE 

  • STRIDE Running Program for Children with Autism    Vice President 2021 - Present
  • Oklahoma Occupational Therapy Association
    Legislative Chair Summer 2020 – Present
    Student Representative 2014-2015
    Member 2012 – Present
  • American Occupational Therapy Association
    Member 2012 – Present
  • Oklahoma Association for Neonatal and Pediatric Therapists
    Member 2012 – Present
  • University of Oklahoma College of Allied Health Research Committee
    Student Representative 2018-2019
  • Oklahoma Related Services Project
    Member 2018- 2020
  • OUHSC Student Occupational Therapy Association   Member 2012 – 2015
    Executive Board Member 2012 – 2014
  • University of Oklahoma College of Allied Health Research Day
    Committee member 2013; 2019
  • The Institute for Healthcare Improvement (IHI) Student Chapter
    Member 2013 – 2015
    Allied Health and Event Director Co-Chair 2014 – 2015
  • No Boundaries International
    Fall 2013
  • Autism Oklahoma
    2013 – 2018