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Eileen Rosendale Garza

Eileen Rosendale Garza, American Occupational therapist ( hlth: hlth. service)occupational therapist. Recipient certified of merit Houston Community College, 1983. Member American Occupl. Therapy Association, Texas Occupl. Therapy Association (editor newsletter 1983-1986, board directors 1983-1989, bylaws committee 1986, chair.

Background

Garza, Eileen Rosendale was born on October 29, 1958 in Baltimore. Daughter of Christopher Joseph and Mary Louise (O'Hare) Rosendale.

Education

Student, Towson State University, 1976—1978. Bachelor of Science, Virginia Commonwealth University, 1979. Master in Occupational Therapy, Texas Woman's University, 1982.

Doctor of Philosophy, Texas Women's University, 1998.

Career

Staff therapist St. Anthony Center, Houston, 1982—1983, clinical coordinator, 1983, hand clinic supervisor, 1983—1984. With home health department Logos, Houston, 1983. Director Hand Rehabilitation Associates, Houston, 1983—1984.

Quality assurance supervisor Houston Hand Rehabilitation Center, 1985—1988, Harris County Department Education, 1988—1995. Private practice Magnolia, Texas, since 1995. Adjunct faculty to several colleges and University.

Consultant Houston Area Cancer Support Group, 1982. Vocalist St. Mathias Church. Member Educational Standards Review Committee, American Occupational Therapy Association, 2003—2005, Commission Practice American Occupational Therapy Association, 2002—2005.

Membership

Chair-mass care, housing, human services Tomball Area Local Emergency Planning Committee. Member of Gulf Coast East District Occupational Therapy Association, Rehabilitation Engineer Society Northern American, Texas Association Gifted and Talented (Parent Volunteer of Year 2003), Texas Occupational Therapy Association (editor newsletter 1983-1986, board directors 1983-1989, bylaws committee 1986, chair membership services 1987-1989, treasurer Gulf Coast East district since 2009, chair Gulf Coast East district 2006-2009, vice chair Gulf Coast East district 2004-2006, Service award 1987-1988, Letter of Appreciation award 1990, Distinguished Service award 1991, Occupational Therapist of Year 2000, 2001, Roster Merit award 2010), American Occupational Therapy Association (member educational standards review committee 2003-2005, member commission 2002-2005), Pi Theta Epsilon, Phi Kappa Phi.

Connections

Married Carlos Gerardo Garza, October 15, 1983. 1 child, Sarah Catherine.