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Cheryl Lea Carrico MS, OT/L

Cheryl Carrico
  • Part Time Faculty
  • MS, Occupational Therapy
  • BA, Psychology
  • In Process, PhD, Rehabilitation Sciences, University of Kentucky

Bio

Contact Information

  • Department: Occupational Science and Occupational Therapy
  • Mailing Address: Dizney 103
  • Email: cheryl.carrico@eku.edu

Bio

2017 Neuromodec NYC Transcranial Direct Current Stimulation (tDCS) Workshop: Intensive 1-day
training in design and implementation of non-invasive neuromodulation technology in clinical
and research settings.

2008‐present Collaborative Institutional Training Initiative (CITI): Biomedical Investigators and Key
Personnel Module.

2007 Bioness certification.

2007 Saebo certification.

Cheryl Carrico is part-time faculty in the Department of Occupational Science and Occupational Therapy.  She is currently a doctoral student at the University of Kentucky in the Department of Rehabilitation Sciences.   Her current research focuses on optimizing meditation for use in the clinical setting.  Past and ongoing projects include a qualitative study on the experience of meditation after stroke (dissemination phase); and a quantitative study to determine whether mantra meditation may improve chronically impaired attention after stroke (data collection phase).  Ms. Carrico also works as part of a multidisciplinary neurorehabilitation research program at the University of Kentucky. The programmatic mission is to discover and refine interventions to enhance recovery of movement function after stroke or spinal cord injury.  Studied interventions include neuromodulation and intensive task-oriented motor training.

Courses

Subject  TitleDatesLocationTerm
OTS 422Impact of Conditions on Occ.MW 10:10am-12:05pm Dizney Building 246Fall 2017
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