Outpatient Occupational Therapy Clinical Specialist
New York-Presbyterian/Weill Cornell Medical Center
New York, New York
Chelsea Steinberg, OTR/L, C/NDT is the Outpatient Occupational Therapy Clinical Specialist at New York-Presbyterian/Weill Cornell Medical Center in New York, New York and an adjunct teaching associate of the Occupational Therapy graduate program at Mercy College in Dobbs Ferry, New York. She graduated from the University of New Hampshire in 2012 and completed the first AOTA accredited residency program in acute care at the University of Chicago Medical Center in 2014. She has worked for 7 years in adult acute, inpatient and outpatient neurological rehabilitation settings and has advanced knowledge and clinical skill sets in rehabilitation of persons with cognitive deficits. Her recent experience includes working on a COVID-19 recovery unit.
Ms. Steinberg has worked on a number of cognitive research projects and studies at New York-Presbyterian Weill Cornell. She has presented several lectures and workshops focusing on assessment methods and intervention strategies to support and optimize cognitive function, including three national workshops at ACRM and the AOTA Annual Conference. Her publications and research have focused on application, feasibility and treatment fidelity of the Multicontext approach to cognitive rehabilitation.