William Sit, Ph.D., OT, BCPR

Associate Clinical Professor

Occupational Therapy

William Sit, Ph.D., OT, BCPR

Contact

wsit@twu.edu
214-562-7020
IHSD 8804

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Biography

William Sit, OT, PhD, BCPR, is a practicing occupational therapist and associate clinical professor in Dallas, Texas. He is board certified as a clinical specialist in physical rehabilitation, with extensive clinical experience in neurologic rehabilitation in a variety of settings ranging from acute rehabilitation to outpatient and home health settings. He is certified in Sensory Integration and Praxis Test (SIPT), clinical educating, Kinesotaping, Interactive metronome, Arnadottir OT-ADL Neurobehavioral Evaluation (A-ONE), LSVT BIG for individuals with Parkinson’s disease, and other movement disorders. William has been a practicing occupational therapist using evidence-based and clinically relevant interventions for adults with a variety of neurologic diagnoses for more than 30 years. In 2020, he was awarded “OT of the Year” in the state of Texas. In 2021 he also won the nomination to represent all of Texas in the Representative Assembly of the American Occupational Therapy Association and Outstanding Faulty Redbud Award.

Education

Ph.D., Occupational Therapy, Texas Woman's University
M.A., Occupational Therapy, Texas Woman's University
Other, Occupational Therapy, Hong Kong Polytechnic University

Expertise

Adult Physical Dysfunction; Hand Therapy; ICU Critical Care; Low Vision; Stroke Rehabilitation; Kinesotaping; Certified Sensory Integration & Praxis Test

Latest Articles

Comparing Learning Platform Impact on Low Vision Education for Occupational Therapists
Open Journal of Occupational Therapy (2020)
Jaime Perea, William Sit

10 Tips OTs Should Know About Splinting
Advance for Occupational Therapy Practitioners (2015)
William Sit

Books

Handbook of Occupational Therapy for Adults with Physical Disabilites
Slack Incorporated (2019)
William Sit, Marsha Neville

Professional Affiliations

  • American Occupational Therapy Association
  • Texas Occupational Therapy Association

Honors & Awards

  • Redbud Outstanding Faculty Award, Texas Woman's University (2021)
  • Texas Representative of the Representative Assembly, American Occupational Therapy Association (2021)
  • Texas Occupational therapist of the year, Texas Occupational Therapy Association, Inc. (2020)
  • Trinity North District Service Award, Texas Occupational Therapy Association, Inc., Trinity North. (2019)
  • Trinity North District Service Award, Texas Occupational Therapy Association, Inc., Trinity North (2017)
  • Scholar in the Pioneer Teaching and Learning Academy (PTLA), Texas Woman's University (2017)
  • Recipient for Online Faculty Development Program (OFDP), Texas Woman's University (2016)