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Michelle Brosey, OTD, OTR/L, CHT

Assistant Professor, Master of Occupational Therapy Program



717-796-1800, ext. 4012

Interest and areas of expertise

Hand Therapy
Health & Wellness
Student Learning Outcomes


O.T.D., Chatham University
B.S. in Occupational Therapy, Elizabethtown College
Certification in Hand Therapy

Classes I teach

Enabling Occupations
Therapeutic Techniques/Lab
Interprofessional Education (IPE) Seminar
Common Conditions in OT Practice
Health Promotion in OT: Community Interventions
Level I Fieldwork: Community Interventions
OT Process: Older Adult Practice/Lab
Cultural & Global Considerations in OT


Shelly has practiced primarily in an outpatient hand and upper extremity clinics in both hospital & physician-owned orthopedic settings. She has a close relationship with onsite physicians & health care professionals, focusing on Interprofessional care for clients. She maintains clinical practice in addition to teaching in both online occupational therapy education & working with MOT students at Messiah College. She enjoys keeping the focus of therapy on occupation, involving clients in their rehabilitation program as much as possible to maximize outcomes & resume an adapted or modified lifestyle after injury, surgery or illness.