Jason C Valley
 Title: Instructor - Visiting
 Dept: Health Sciences
 Office: HS 119
 Phone: 216-687-2493
 Email: j.c.valley@csuohio.edu
 Address: 2121 Euclid Ave. HS 119, Cleveland, OH 44115

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MOT, Occupational Therapy, Cleveland State University, 2011
B.A., Criminology, Ohio State University, 2003
Brief Bio:
Jason has been an occupational therapist since 2012.  In 2015, he began work on his PhD in occupational therapy.  His dissertation will explore the interrelationship between adolescent screen time, psychological well-being, and life meaning.  Jason has been a Visiting Instructor in the occupational therapy program at Cleveland State since 2017.  Current research interests include spirituality and meaning in occupation, occupational science, occupational identity, and the relationship between occupation and psychological well-being.
Honors and Awards:
2018 Phi Kappa Phi Honor Society
2018 Named Best in Patient Care by the American Health Council
Research Interests:
Spirituality and meaning in occupation
Occupational science
Occupational identity
Philosophy of occupation
Occupation-centered practice
Adolescent screen time
Teaching Areas:
Occupational Therapy theory
Adult rehabilitation
Medical conditions and occupational participation
Professional Affiliations:
American Occupational Therapy Association
Canadian Association of Occupational Therapy
Ohio Occupational Therapy Association
Society for the Study of Occupation
World Federation of Occupational Therapists
American Health Council
Professional Experience:
2015-2017 HCR Manorcare Skilled Nursing Facility, Twinsburg, OH
2013-2015 University Hospitals Rehabilitation Hospital, Beachwood, OH
2012-2013 Park East Care and Rehabilitation Center, Beachwood, OH