College of Health Professions

department of Occupational Therapy & Occupational Science


Faculty and Staff


Lynne F. Murphy, MS, OTR/L
Clinical Associate Professor  
Associate Graduate Faculty


Office:   Enrollment Services, 258
Phone:   410-704-2320
Fax:   410-704-2322


Educational Background.

MS, Towson University, Health Science Administration
BS, Towson University, Occupational Therapy

Areas of Professional Interest


Physical Rehabilitation

Instructional Technology

Clinical Reasoning



Courses Typically Taught

OCTH 217 Analysis of Occupational Performance 1
OCTH 218 Analysis of Occupational Performance 2
OCTH 317 Adult Musculoskeletal Occupational Therapy
OCTH 319 Physical Dysfunction Clinical



Lawson, S. & Murphy, L. (2013). Hip fractures and lower extremity joint replacement. In
Pendleton, H. M., & Schultz-Krohn, W. (Eds.). Pedretti’s occupational therapy:
Practice skills for physical dysfunction (7th ed.). (1074-1090). St. Louis: Elsevier.

Lawson, S. & Murphy, L. (2013). Hip fractures and lower extremity joint replacement. In
Early, M.B. (Ed.). Physical Dysfunction Practice Skills for the Occupational Therapy
Assistant (3rd ed.). (622-638). St. Louis: Elsevier.

Scaffa, M.E., Chromiak, S. B., Reitz, S. M., Blair-Newton, A, Murphy, L., & Wallis, C.B.
(2010). Unintentional injury and violence prevention. In M. E. Scaffa, S. M. Reitz, & M. A. Pizzi (Eds.), Occupational therapy in the promotion of health and wellness (pp. 350-375). Philadelphia: F.A. Davis Company.

Keegan, D, & Murphy, L. (1997). Industrial Rehabilitation Services. In Clark, Wilgis, Aiello,
Eckhaus, & Eddington (Eds.), Hand rehabilitation: A practical guide (2nd ed.) (pp. 415-420). New York: Churchill Livingstone.

Murphy, L, & Dowd, L. (1993). Apples to oranges: Comparing work hardening outcomes. In
R. Fry & W. Garner (Eds.), The issues papers: Sixth national forum on issues in vocational assessment (pp 199-204). Menomonie, WI: Materials Development Center.



Department of Occupational Therapy and Occupational Science
Enrollment Services, Room 245

Hours: Monday–Friday, 8:00 a.m.–5 p.m.

Phone: 410-704-2762
Fax: 410-704-2322



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