Steven Wheeler, PhD, OTR/L, CBIS, is the Program Director for the Department of Rehabilitation Sciences in the College of Allied Health Sciences at the University of Cinicinnati, where he also serves as an occupational therapy professor. Dr. Wheeler has published and presented both nationally and internationally on community re-entry issues following traumatic brain injury (TBI). Dr. Wheeler is a consultant with NeuroRestorative, a leading provider of post-acute rehabilitation services for people with brain and spinal cord injuries and other neurological challenges. He is also a Governors Appointee on the West Virginia TBI/SCI Rehabilitation Fund Board.
Dr. Wheeler received his PhD with a specialty in occupational therapy from Virginia Commonwealth University. His dissertation topic was Community Participation and Life Satisfaction following Intensive Community Based Rehabilitation using a Life Skills Training Approach.
This course provides an overview of executive cognitive functions and presents assessment approaches designed to assess performance deficits as they pertain to community reintegration. As… read more
This course outlines key aspects of the therapy process during rehabilitation of executive cognitive functions following TBI. While established protocols and approaches to treating many… read more