Avital Isenberg is an assistant professor in the Department of Occupational Therapy. Isenberg received her BS and MS in Occupational Therapy from Towson University. She completed her Doctor of Clinical Science in Occupational Therapy at the University of Pittsburgh, where she examined methods of assessment of daily activities in adults with a variety of chronic conditions. Isenberg has over ten years of clinical experience as an occupational therapist in acute care and inpatient rehabilitation settings, with expertise in the management of clients with complex medical conditions. She has an interest in the physical, cognitive and psychosocial outcomes of individuals during and post-critical illness. Her current research activities include the delivery of psychosocial interventions to adults with cognitive and psychosocial impairments. Isenberg’s teaching focuses on the delivery of assessments and psychosocial interventions to individuals with a variety of conditions.
- Improving the delivery and quality of interventions for adults with cognitive and psychosocial impairments.
- Examining assessment and evaluation methods in adults with cognitive and psychosocial impairments to inform treatment plans and outcomes.