Jenna Yeager, PhD, OTR/L

Associate Professor, Graduate Faculty

Jenna Yeager, PhD, OTR/L

Contact Information

PHONE
OFFICE
Linthicum Hall, 340B

Education

PhD, University of Maryland, Human Development
MA, Towson State University, Clinical Psychology
BS, Towson State University, Occupational Therapy

Areas of Expertise

Health and well-being
Complementary medicine
Psychosocial practice

Publications

  • Yeager, J. (accepted for publication in January 2019). Relaxation interventions for pre-term mothers on hospitalized bed-rest. American Journal of Occupational Therapy, 73.
  • Yeager, J. & Piggott, D. (2017). The psychosocial occupational therapy competency assessment (POT-CA): Development and implementation in a Level I fieldwork course. Journal of Occupational Therapy Education, 1(2). https://doi.org/10.26681/jote.10202
  • Yeager, J., Avara, L., Bland, T., & Howe, S. (2013). At ease: Relaxation interventions for women with high risk pregnancy on hospitalized bed-rest. OT Practice, 18(9), 12-16.
  • Yeager, J. (2006). Theater engagement and self-concept in college undergraduates. Journal of Occupational Science, 13(3), 198-208.
  • Yeager, J. (November 2005) Occupational Profile Interview, Journal
    of Occupational Science.
  • Yeager, J. (March 27, 2000). Functional implications of substance use disorders. OT Practice.

Selected Presentations

  • Yeager, J. (2012). Experiences of bed-rest and relaxation interventions among high-risk pregnant women. Poster session presented at the 32nd Annual Conference of the Maryland Occupational Therapy Association, Baltimore, MD.
  • Reitz, S. M., Lawson, S., Yeager, J., & Bentley, J. (2011). Opening the world of possibilities to future practitioners: Occupational therapy professional education standards and program evaluation. Oral Presentation at the 31st Annual Conference of the Maryland Occupational Therapy Association, Pikesville, MD.
  • Yeager, J., & Hummel, L. (2011). Relaxation intervention for pregnant women hospitalized on bed-rest. Poster Presentation 31st Annual Conference of the Maryland Occupational Therapy Association, Pikesville, MD.