Dr. Sandy Thompson-Hodgetts
Sandy is an Associate Professor in the Department of Occupational Therapy at the University of Alberta. She completed her undergraduate training at McMaster University, clinical training in OT at Western University, a PhD in Rehabilitation Sciences from the University of Alberta, and Post-Doctoral training in Pediatrics at the University of Alberta. Sandy is interested in collaborative, interdisciplinary research on interventions, supports and services that improve the health and participation of individuals with autism and their families. She is also committed to improving occupational therapists' use of evidence-based approaches with individuals with autism.
Areas of Focus
Supports, interventions, and services to improve health, participation and wellbeing for people diagnosed with ASD and their families