Program Director

Jeanne Sowers OTD, MA, OTR
Occupational Therapy Program Director/Faculty
Department of Applied Medicine and Rehabilitation
Sycamore Center for Wellness and Applied Medicine
Rm 246
Phone: 812.237.3962

Jeanne Sowers

Jeanne Sowers, OTD, MA, OTR is an Associate Professor and has been at Indiana State University for 1 year and is the program director of the occupational therapy program. She has over 15 years of clinical experience in a variety of clinical settings. She is a certified Aging in Place Specialist and holds certifications in physical agent modalities. She received a bachelor’s degree in occupational therapy from the University of Kansas in 1981 and a post-professional master of arts degree from Texas Woman’s University in 1996 and a post-professional OTD from Creighton University in 2004. Her primary teaching responsibilities include adult rehabilitation and older adult intervention courses. Her research interests include animal assisted therapy, therapeutic outcome measures, access and environmental modifications, cognition, vision, and perception.