Paula Rabaey is a graduate of the Occupational Therapy Program at the The College of St. Catherine (1992). She received her Master of Science in Occupational Therapy from Boston University (2007) and is currently working on her PhD in occupational therapy at NOVA Southeastern University in Fort Lauderdale, FL.
Paula has practiced in a variety of pediatric settings including school-based, early intervention, and out-patient clinics for special needs children from infancy through young adulthood. She has also practiced in long term care and in-patient hospital settings with adult clients. Her primary interests include feeding and eating, early intervention, and working with at-risk children in community-based settings.
Primary areas of professional interest include pediatrics, occupational science and occupational justice, Catholic social teachings, and international experiences with occupational therapy students. She has co-led 3 trips to Quito, Ecuador with St. Kate's OSOT students.