Caroline Beals is an assistant clinical professor of Health, Wellness and Occupational Studies. Prior to teaching at UNE, Caroline worked in a variety of clinical settings as an Occupational Therapist, mostly focused on adult physical rehabilitation. Caroline has a special interest in working with adults recovering from poly-trauma, neuro-trauma and brain injury. In addition to clinical work, Caroline serves as a volunteer leader and active member of the Maine Occupational Therapy Association and the American Occupational Therapy Association, working on issues related to Occupational Therapy advocacy and leadership.
B.S. in Health and Occupation
M.S. in Occupational Therapy
OT in acute hospital settings
OT advocacy and leadership
Head Impacts in Men’s and Women’s Collegiate Ice Hockey and Lacrosse: Effects on cognitive function throughout a competitive season
Head Impacts in Women’s Collegiate Rugby: Incidence and Force Application
Mild Traumatic Brain Injury, Cognition