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occupational therapist , educational administrator

John Herbert Brough, American Occupational therapist, educational administrator ( hlth: hlth. svc.edn.)occupational therapist, educational administrator. Recipient Volunteer Service award VA, 1962, Meritorious Service citation American Legion, 1962; James scholar, 1964-1968.


Brough, John Herbert was born on June 11, 1945 in Danville, Illinois, United States. Son of John C. and Elsie B. (Trimby) B. Bachelor of Science in Occupational Therapy, University of Illinois, 1968.


Bachelor of Science in Occupational Therapy, University Illinois, 1968—1971. Postgraduate, National College Education, Evanston, Illinois, 1969.


Teacher health education School District 303, Illinois, 1968—1971. Remedial specialist Camp Arrowhead, Wisconsin, summers, 1969—1971. Vocational evaluator Vermilion County (Illinois) Rehabilitation Center, 1971—1972.

Director remedial program Camp Algonquin, Illinois, summers, 1972—1979. Director Brough Learning Center, Danville, Illinois, 1972—1980. Director occupational therapy Kankakee Area Special Education Cooperative, 1981—1985.

Director Sylvan Learning Center, Kailua, Hawaii, 1986—1987. Educational services officer Department of Public Safety, since 1987. Consultant to United Cerebral Palsy, Bureau of Indian Affairs, Children's House, Adolph Meyer Center, Progress School, 1974—1984.

Member advisory committee Area Health Education Systems Continuing Education, 1973—1979. Education specialist Waiawa (Hawaii) Correctional Facility, 1987. Board directors North America Riding for the Handicapped Association, 1975—1986.


  • Other Work

    • Contributor articles on therapy to professional publications.


Member American Occupational Therapy Association, Kickapoo District Occupational Therapy Association (president 1972-1976), Illinois Occupational Therapy Association (treasurer 1976-1979), Vermilion Association for Learning Disabilities (treasurer 1980-1984), The United States Capitol History Society (founding.


John C. Bachelor of Science

Elsie B. (Trimby) B. Bachelor of Science