Teal Benevides, PhD, OTR/L

Contact Dr. Benevides

901 Walnut Street
6th Floor
Philadelphia, PA 19107

(215) 503-6946
(215) 503-2950 fax


PhD, Virginia Commonwealth University, Richmond, VA
MS, Thomas Jefferson University, Philadelphia, PA
BS, The College of William and Mary, Williamsburg, VA

Board Certification

National Board for Certification in Occupational Therapy
Licensed Occupational Therapist, Pennsylvania 

University Appointment

Assistant Professor

Professional Societies

American Occupational Therapy Association
Pennsylvania Occupational Therapy Association
International Society of Autism Research
World Federation of Occupational Therapists

Research & Clinical Interests

Access to therapy services
Persons with Autism Spectrum Disorder
Children with sensory dysfunction
Physiological measurement using RSA and
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