Author Archives: Dr. Susan Cahill

About Dr. Susan Cahill

Dr. Susan Cahill is a former Associate Professor and Director of the MSOT Program at Lewis University. She is a Fellow of the American Occupational Therapy Association (AOTA) and a member of the AOTA Commission on Practice. Visit to learn more.

Occupation-based Groups to Promote Children’s Mental Health

Promoting Subjective Well-Being Addressing children’s mental health can be complicated and often requires an integrated approach. The knowledge and expertise of qualified mental health professionals (QMHPs) from different professions can help to assure that all…

But is She Happy? A Look at Screening in Multi-tiered Systems of Support

In recent years many school districts have adopted multi-tiered approaches, like Positive Behavioral Interventions & Supports frameworks, to address the mental health needs of children at school. Multi-tiered systems of support (MTSS) are generally organized into…