Michelle Bradshaw

Michelle Bradshaw

Assistant Professor, Department of Occupational Therapy
Faculty, Graduate Study in Occupational Therapy
Faculty, School of Health Sciences and Human Performance

Specialty:Adults with Physical Disabilities; Complementary Health Approaches and Integrative Health
Phone:(607) 274-3160
Office:205 Smiddy Hall
Ithaca, NY 14850

Dr. Bradshaw is a licensed occupational therapist and chiropractor. Dr. Bradshaw earned her BS in occupational therapy from Boston University and her Doctor of Chiropractic degree from New York Chiropractic College. With more than 21 years of experience in occupational therapy, she has worked in many different practice settings and with clients of all ages. Dr. Bradshaw considers herself to be a generalist who is able to work with most any occupational therapy client, most recently with adults in various hospital settings.    

Dr. Bradshaw is passionate about teaching students the structures and function of the body as it relates to occupational performance. Dr. Bradshaw celebrates diversity, including various health perspectives found in complementary health approaches and integrative health practices.  Dr. Bradshaw's current research focuses on the inclusion of complementary health practices in conventional healthcare and its impact on occupational therapy education and practice.

Dr. Bradshaw grew up in Seneca Falls, NY and has been enjoying both ends of Cayuga Lake most of her life. When off campus, you will find her enjoying a great meal on the Commons, hiking area trails leading to waterfalls, kayaking on the lake, or playing in the snow. 

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