Marie-Christine Potvin, PhD, OTR/L

Associate Professor

Marie-Christine Potvin, PhD, OTR/L


4201 Henry Avenue
Ronson Science and Health R225
Philadelphia, PA 19144

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Marie-Christine Potvin, PhD, OTR/L

Associate Professor


PhD, Rehabilitation Sciences, McGill University
MHS, Medical University of South Carolina

Recent Publications


  • National Board Certification for Occupational Therapy
  • Licensed Occupational Therapist: Pennsylvania
  • Sensory Integration and Praxis Test Certification
  • Certificate in Assistive Technology

Research & Clinical Interests

  • Social participation and quality of life of children with autism and their family members
  • Academic success of youth and young adults with disabilities
  • Empowerment and quality of life of parents of children with disabilities
  • Inclusive practices in public schools and institution of higher education
  • Interprofessional collaboration to enhance children's outcomes

Awards & Honors

  • Clinical Practice Award, Vermont Occupational Therapy Association, 2006, Burlington, VT
  • The Judith Kornbluth-Gelfand Pediatric Fellowship, McGill University, 2010, Montreal, Canada