S. Maggie Reitz

Professor, Vice Provost, Graduate Faculty


Contact Information

Administration Building, Rm 311G


PhD, University of Maryland, Health Education
MS, Towson University, Occupational Therapy
BS, Towson University, Occupational Therapy

Areas of Expertise

Health Promotion

Selected Publications

Scott, J.B., & Reitz, S.M. (Eds.) (2013). Practical applications for the occupational therapy code of ethics and ethics standards. Bethesda, MD: AOTA Press

  • Scott, J.B., & Reitz, S.M., Introduction, pp. ix-xviii.
  • Reitz, S.M., Historical background of ethics in occupational therapy, pp. 5-13
  • Scott, J.B. & Reitz, S.M., Promoting ethics in occupational therapy practice: Codes and consequences., pp. 15-31
  • Reitz, S.M., Principle 2: Nonmaleficience, pp. 45-53
  • Reitz, S.M. & Harcum, S., Principle 4: Social Justice, pp. 65-76
  • Reitz, S.M. , Principle 7: Fidelity, pp. 97-104
  • Reitz, S.M., Ethics in health promotion and wellness, pp. 161-168
  • Reitz, S.M., Internal relationships: Ethical issues in interactions among institutions, pp. 231-239

Reitz, S.M. (2014, printed in 2013). Health promotion theories.  In B.A. Boyt Schell, G. Gillen, M.E. Scaffa (Eds.), Willard & Spackman's Occupational Therapy (12th ed., pp 574-587) Philadelphia, PA; Lippincott Williams & Wilkins

Scaffa, M. E. , Reitz, S. M., & Pizzi, M. A. (Eds.) (2010) Occupational therapy in the promotion of health and wellness. Philadelphia, PA: F. A. Davis.

Reitz, S. M.Historical and philosophical perspectives of occupational therapy’s role in health promotion, pp. 1-21.

Reitz, S. M., Scaffa, M. E., & Pizzi, M.A.Occupational therapy conceptual models forhealth promotion practice, pp. 22-45.

Reitz, S. M., Scaffa, M. E., Campbell, R. M., & Rhynders, P. A. Health behavior frameworks for health promotion practice, pp. 46-69.

 Reitz, S. M., & Scaffa, M. E. Public health principles,approaches,and initiatives, pp. 70-95.

Reitz, S. M., Pizzi, M. A., & Scaffa, M. E. Evaluation principles in health promotion,pp. 157-172.

Pizzi, M. A., Reitz, S. M., & Scaffa, M. E. Assessments for health promotion, pp. 173-194.

Reitz, S. M.Promoting exercise and physical activity,pp. 225-252.

Kuczmarski, M., Reitz, S. M., & Pizzi, M.A. Weight management and obesity reduction,pp. 253-279.

Pizzi, M. A., & Reitz, S. M Promoting sexual health: An occupational perspective, pp. 307-328. 

Scaffa, M. E., Chromiak, S. B., Reitz, S. M., Blair-Newton, A.,  Murphy, L., & Wallis, C. B. Unintentional injury and violence prevention, pp. 350-375.

Caldeira, K. M., & Reitz, S. M. Preventing falls among community-dwelling older-adults, pp. 470-492.