Doctor of Occupational Therapy- Creighton University Board-Certified Occupational Therapy, NBCOT Certified Aging in Place Specialist BS in Continuing Studies, concentration in Gerontology- University of Omaha Nebraska
Cheryl Frickel, OTD, OTR/L, CAPS is an associate professor at Nebraska Methodist College as of July 2022. Prior to transitioning into academia, Cheryl's primary work setting was in inpatient rehabilitation, serving as a staff occupational therapist, home specialist, and member of the amputee committee.
2015 Creighton University Poster Presentation tilted, Effectiveness of Home Modifications to Decrease the Risk of Falls and Subsequent Relocation in Community-dwelling Older Adults. 2015 Creighton University Poster Presentation tilted, Implementation of Standing Workstations in a Professional School Setting. 2014 Creighton University Presentation tilted, A Low-Cost Mechanical Hand for Children and Adults with Upper Limb Differences.
Professional Service/Recognition/Charitable Boards
NOTA Lobbyist, January 2017-2019 NOTA Policy and Advocacy Committee (NOTAPAC) Chair, January 2017-2019 NOTAPAC Co-Chair, September 2015-December 2016