• Jesse Heaton

    Jesse Heaton

    Graduate Student
    Heyworth, IL
    Doctor of Physical Therapy

    Jesse's Bio:
    I graduated in 2015 with a B.S. in Exercise Physiology and am now in the Doctorate of Physical Therapy program here at CSS. I played on the baseball team at CSS for four years. I was also a statistics tutor and currently work as personal care assistant in Duluth. I love the outdoors, hunting fishing, hiking, etc. While being at St. Scholastica I have noticed the “family” atmosphere and I am truly enjoying every second of it.

  • Jin Baek

    Senior
    Aurora, CO
    Biology and Chemistry (Pre-Med)

    Victoria Tabolich

    Sophomore
    Cambridge, MN
    Exercise Physiology

    Marisa Hutterer

    Class of 2017
    Prior Lake, MN
    Social Work

    Morgan Richie

    Class of 2017
    Hudson, WI
    Biology and Spanish

  • Bryan Chavez

    Junior
    Richfield, MN
    Accounting and Finance

    Halle Nystrom

    Graduate Student
    Fargo, ND
    M.S. Health Information Management

    Brooke Elvehjem

    Junior
    Mora, MN
    Biology

    Courtney Stempinski

    Class of 2017, Graduate Student
    Cambridge, MN
    Master of Education

  • Malvern Madondo

    Junior
    Harare, Zimbabwe
    Mathematics & Computer Science

    Emily Nelson

    Class of 2017
    Rochester, MN
    Communications

    Shauney Moen

    Graduate Student
    Oak Grove, MN
    Doctorate of Physical Therapy

    Tayler Boelk

    Class of 2017
    Duluth, MN
    English

  • Jason Chavez

    Senior
    Minneapolis, MN
    Psychology, Organizational Behavior, and Social Work

    Neena Koslowski

    Junior
    Apple Valley, MN
    Management

    Cheyenne Lemm

    Senior
    Cromwell, MN
    History and Social Science Secondary Education

    Jesse Heaton

    Graduate Student
    Heyworth, IL
    Doctor of Physical Therapy

  • Patrick Linn

    Class of 2017
    Roseville, MN
    Communication Major, Film Concentration

    Alexa Lee

    Class of 2017
    Esko, MN
    English

    Semaj Moore

    Class of 2017
    Minneapolis, MN
    English, Medieval & Renaissance

Interprofessional Collaboration

This morning physical therapy, occupational therapy, and speech got together at the Health Science Center to discuss what each discipline does and what we can do to help compliment each other when caring for patients. We were all given two Neurology patient cases (traumatic brain injury and cerebrovascular accident) and each discipline (PT, OT, speech) went through discussing what our treatment plan would focus on, the outcome measure we would perform during our exam, a few interventions we would perform, discipline goals, as well as interprofessional goals. We did this for both cases and had some very in-depth and thought provoking conversation.

It was a very neat experience for us to team up with other disciplines for class. Although we see OT in the Health Science Center everyday, we very rarely work in conjunction with them. In addition, we also have never had the opportunity to work with the speech students from UMD and today made for a great learning experience and a new perspective/appreciation for what speech language pathologists do to care for patients.

It is always great to have class different from the norm of lecture and note-taking. This experience was hands-on and gave all of us the opportunity to work on our interprofessional communication and problem solving skills that will be essential once we are out in the working world!

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