Theresa Marie Smith, Ph.D., OTR, CLVT

Associate Professor

Occupational Therapy

Theresa Marie Smith, Ph.D., OTR, CLVT

Contact

tsmith12@twu.edu
713-794-2166
Houston 7037

Education

Ph.D., Occupational Therapy, Nova Southeastern University
M.H.S., Occupational Therapy, University of Indianapolis
B.H.S., Occupational Therapy, University of Florida

Expertise

Older Adults; Theory; Therapeutic Use of Self and Groups; Program Development; Low Vision Rehabilitation; Cognitive Rehabilitation; Disaster Response

Latest Articles

Expectations and experiences of patients wearing An EEG device during mirror therapy.
Annals of International Occupational Therapy (2021)
Sarah Whitworth, Theresa M Smith, Josephine Chan

Occupational therapy students' experiential and self- regulated learning in a community program for breast cancer survivors.
Journal of Occupational Therapy Education (2020)
Karen Ratcliff, Theresa M. Smith

Health, wellness, and well-being of a non-traditional occupational therapy student: A case study
Occupational Therapy in Mental Health: A Journal of Psychosocial Practice and Research (2020)
Elena W. Espiritu, Theresa M. Smith

Responsiveness of the Revised Low Vision Independence Measure (LVIM–R)
American Journal of Occupational Therapy (2020)
Theresa M Smith, I Hong, Timothy A. Reistetter

The effect of instructor-produced videos as supplemental material for training visual screening procedures in occupational therapy education.
Journal of Occupational Therapy Education (2019)
Holly H. Grieves, Noralyn D. Pickens, T. Young, Theresa M Smith

Measurement validity of the Low Vision Independence Measure
American Journal of Occupational Therapy (2019)
Theresa M Smith, S Krishnan, I Hong, T Reisetter

Experiences of a cognitive rehabilitation program by five women breast cancer survivors: A focus group
Annals of International Occupational Therapy (2019)
Theresa M Smith, K Ratcliff, R Perry

Comparison of Two Computer-Assisted Cognitive Rehabilitation Program Outcomes: A Pilot Study
Korean Journal of Occupational Therapy (2019)
Theresa M Smith, K A Ratcliff

Stroke survivor and caregiver perspectives on post-stroke visual concerns and long-term consequences
Behavioural Neurology (2018)
Theresa M Smith, Monique R. Pappadis, Shilpa Krishnan, Timothy A. Reistetter

Chapters

Disaster response
in Occupational therapy in community-based practice settings (3rd ed.) | F.A. Davis (2020)
Theresa M Smith, Marjorie Scaffa

Low vision services
in Occupational therapy in community-based practice settings (3rd ed.) | F.A. Davis (2020)
Theresa M Smith

Providing occupational therapy for disaster survivors
in Willard and Spackman's occupational therapy (13th ed) | Wolters Group (2018)
Theresa M Smith, Nicole Picone

Recent Presentations

Patient and Caregiver Post-Stroke Visual Concerns.
Envision 2020 South Conference. (2020)
Paper | T M Smith

Comparing Outcomes of Two Computer-Assisted Cognitive Rehabilitation Programs
ACRM 2019 Annual Conference (2019)
Poster | Theresa M Smith, Karen Ratcliff

. Cognitive Rehabilitation Program.
. American Occupational Therapy Association National Conference (2018)
Poster | Theresa M Smith, Karen Ratcliff

Cognitive Rehabilitation Program
2018 AOTA annual conference (2018)
Paper | Theresa M Smith, K Ratcliff

Influential Biomarkers for Neuroplasticity: Clinical Impact in AD, TBI and Cancer
ACRM Annual Conference (2018)
Podium | Theresa M Smith

Examination of the Smith's Low Vision Independence Measure Using Rasch Item Response Theory
ACRM 2017 Annual Conference (2017)
Paper | Theresa M Smith, S Krishnan, I Hong, T Reisetter

A Cognitive Program for Breast Cancer Survivors
2017 Mountain Central Conference (2017)
Paper | Theresa M Smith, K Ratcliff, S Cuellar, A Garcia, O Hubbard

Cognition Rehabilitation and Cancer Survivors
American Occupational Therapy Association National Conference (2017)
Paper | Theresa M Smith, K Ratcliff

Factors Influencing Goal Setting in Low Vision Rehabilitation
Annual Meeting of the Association for Research in Vision and Ophthalmology 2017 (2017)
Paper | Theresa M Smith, L Foret, G Davis, R W Massof

Therapeutic Horseback Riding For Individuals with Multiple Sclerosis
2017 Annual Meeting of the Consortium of Multiple Sclerosis Centers (2017)
Paper | T S Patterson, Theresa M Smith, K Beal

Factors that Influence Occupational Therapists' Goal Setting in Low Vision Rehabilitation
Envision Conference 2017 (2017)
Paper | Theresa M Smith

Administration of the Low Vision Independence Measure (LVIM)
2016 Mountain Central Conference (2016)
Paper | Theresa M Smith, R Budet, K Bess

Administer, Calculate G Codes and Set Goals using the Low Vision Independence Measure (LVIM).
Envision Conference (2015)
Paper | Theresa M Smith

Honors & Awards

  • Best in Patient Care: Providers to Watch, American Health Council (2018)