Cristin Tilki, OTD, M.S.
OTD, Boston University College of Health & Rehabilitation Sciences: Sargent College
M.S., Occupational Therapy, 2013, Sacred Heart University
Gold Medal of Excellence Recipient
B.A., Sociology, 2001, Emory University
Cristin has 20+ years of professional experience and a complementary range of expertise in health and housing. Her doctoral work explored the reconceptualization of cognitive reappraisal within a trauma-informed approach, and she intends to focus future research efforts on the reorientation of value recognition as central to effective coping. Cristin is passionate about helping students synthesize their professional experiences and integrate their areas of expertise to develop effective interventions and expand the profession’s reach into nontraditional sectors.
National Board-Certified Occupational Therapist
Licensed Occupational Therapist, State of Connecticut
Certified Aging-in-Place Specialist (CAPS) - National Home Builders Association
Executive Certificate in Home Modification (ECHM) - University of Southern California Leonard Davis School of Gerontology
MAI and SRA Designations - Appraisal Institute
40-Hour Certificate in Mediation - Quinnipiac-Yale Dispute Resolution Workshop
Part-time faculty Quinnipiac University Occupational Therapy Department 2017-2022
American Occupational Therapy Association (AOTA)
Connecticut Occupational Therapy Association (ConnOTA)