Heather Roberts, Ph.D., OT

Assistant Professor

Occupational Therapy

Heather Roberts, Ph.D., OT


MCL 853


Ph.D., Occupational Therapy, Texas Woman's University, 2015
M.S., Healthcare Administration, University of Texas - Arlington, 2007
B.S., Occupational Therapy, Saint Louis University, 1999

Research Interests

Pediatrics; Cerebral Palsy and Developmental Disabilities; Constraint Induced Movement Therapy; Promoting Evidence Based Practice

Latest Articles

Development of a Pediatric Goal-Centered Upper Limb Spasticity Home Exercise Therapy Program for Use in a Phase-III Trial of Abobotulinumtoxina (Dysport)
Physical and Occupational Therapy in Pediatrics (2018)
Angela Shierk, C Jimeniez-Moreno, Heather Roberts, S Ackerman-Laufer, MR Delgado

Externally Funded Projects

Kappa Kappa Tablescapes Grant
$10,000.00 | 2018
Role: Co-Principal Investigator

Internally Funded Projects

Competitive Higher Education Funds
$13,600.00 | 2018
Research Grant

Professional Affiliations

  • American Academy for Cerebral Palsy and Developmental Medicine
  • American Occupational Therapy Association
  • Woodcock Institute Member