Faculty & Staff

Lindsey Buddelmeyer, O.T.D.
Lindsey Buddelmeyer, O.T.D.
Assistant Professor in Occupational Therapy
Year started at UF: 2010
Contact Information
Office Location: Residence Hall- Morey Hall Room 109
Telephone: 419-434-5608
Credentials
B.S., The University of Findlay
B.S., Urbana University
M.O.T., The University of Findlay
O.T.D., Saint Catherine University
  • ​Academic Credentials:

    Doctor of Occupational Therapy, St. Catherine University

    Master of Occupational Therapy, University of Findlay

    Bachelor of Science, Health Sciences- Pre-Occupational Therapy Emphasis, University of Findlay

    Bachelor of Science, Sports Medicine, Urbana University

     

    Professional Memberships, Licenses and Certifiation:

    Licensed Occupational Therapist, Ohio Occupational Therapy, Physical Therapy, and Athletic Trainers Board 


    Registered Occupational Therapist, NBCOT

     

    Skills2Care Caregiver Education & Training Certification

     

    Physical Agent Modality Certification

     

    CarFit Training Technician Certification

     

    Member, The American Occupational Therapy Association


    Member, The Ohio Occupational Therapy Association

     

    Certified Athletic Trainer (Expired)


  • Current Committee Membership:

     

    Undergraduate Council

     

    Faculty Senate

     

    OT Admissions Committee

     

    Co-Chair Program Evaluation Committee

     

    Previous Committee Membership: 

     

    Honors Board Committee

     

    Teaching Symposium Committee

     

    Faculty Senate Leadership Team

     

    College of Pharmacy Faculty Excellence Award Selection Committee

     

    Academic Advising Committee

     

    Rhodes State College Advisory Board

     

    Dementia Coalition for Hancock County

     

    Professional and Community Service Activities:

     

    National:

    Peer Reviewer for AOTA Press

     

    Faculty Mentor for Post-Professional Doctorate Students/St. Catherine University

     

    State: 

    Ohio Occupational Therapy Association Education Representative 

     

    Local: 

    Volunteer & Participant: The Heritage/Legacy Memory Unit


  • Buddelmeyer, L. (2020) Ways of Living: Intervention Strategies to Enable

    Participation, 5th ed. Alzheimer's Disease (pp.333-345). Bethesda, MD:

    AOTA Press.

     

    Buddelmeyer, L. OT Practice: “Journeying to the End of the Rainbow:      

    Illustrating the Value of Occupational Therapy for Addressing Alzheimer's Disease. September 2019

     

    Buddelmeyer, L. “Alzhiemer's disease and Skills2Care." The Courier: The Weekend Doctor, Findlay, OH 2017.

     

    Buddelmeyer, L. OT Practice. What my grandmother taught me: Making A difference for clients with Alzheimer's disease, 3. 

     

    Buddelmeyer, L. “The Family Dynamics of Alzheimer's disease". The Greenfield Research Library. Chicago, IL. June 2011. 


  • State:

     

    WI 2017                                    

    Best, A., & Buddelmeyer, L. “Collaboration Elaboration: Student Engagement without Borders." The University of Findlay, Findlay, OH. March, 2017.

     

    SP 2015                                    

    Goodwin, C. Buddelmeyer, L., Griffiths, T. “Flipping the Classroom". Teaching Symposium for Scholarship & Creativity. Findlay, OH. March, 2015. 

     

    FA 2014                                   

    Buddelmeyer, L., Marvin, E. “Alzheimer's disease and other Dementias:   Best Practice for Best Care". The Alzheimer's Association. Findlay, OH. October 2014.

     

    FA 2011                                    

    Buddelmeyer, L. & McWilliams, M. “PAINAD Scale and Support   Services". The Ohio Occupational Therapy Association, Akron, OH. September, 2011. 

     

     

    National:

     

    SP 2020                                   

    Buddelmeyer, L. “An Interprofessional Education (IPE) Activity: Preparing OT Students for Their Roles in Palliative Care." The American Occupational Therapy Association's Annual Conference, Boston, MA March 2020. Proposal accepted but unable to present due to COVID-19.

     

    SP 2020                                    

    Buddelmeyer, L. “The Journey Through: A Client & Family Interpretation Of Living With Alzheimer's Disease & the Influence of OT on Their Lives." The American Occupational Therapy Association's Annual Conference, Boston, MA March 2020. Proposal accepted but unable to present due to COVID-19.

     

    SP 2020                                    

    Buddelmeyer, L. “The Role of OT in Art-Based Interventions for Clients With Alzheimer's Disease." The University of Findlay's Annual Winter College Event, St. Petersburg, FL. February 2020.

     

    SU 2020                                    

    Buddelmeyer, L. “The Distinct Role of Occupational Therapy in Palliative Care for Patients and Caregivers Facing Alzheimer's Disease." Alzheimer's Association International Conference, The Netherlands, July 2020. Proposal accepted but unable to present due to COVID-19.

     

    SU 2020                                    

    Buddelmeyer, L. “Utilizing OT Services to Enhance the Quality of Life for Residents on a Memory Unit: A Unique Community Collaboration to Inspire Residents to Paint & Partake." Alzheimer's Association International Conference, The Netherlands, July 2020. Proposal Accepted but unable to present due to COVID-19.

     

    FA 2020                                    

    Buddelmeyer, L.- Peer Reviewer (2020) International Occupational Therapy Practice: Partnerships and Programs in Countries Without Occupational Therapy & Practical Considerations for Working & Learning Abroad. Bethesda, MD: AOTA Press.                             

                                                                                       

    SP 2019                                   

    Buddelmeyer, L. “Do Not Discharge: Occupational Therapy's Role in Palliative Care for Clients with Alzheimer's disease." The American Occupational Therapy Association Annual Conference, New Orleans, LA. April 2019.

     

    SP 2019                                    

    Buddelmeyer, L. & Best, A. “Collaboration Elaboration: Student Engagement Without Borders." The American Occupational Therapy Association Annual Conference, New Orleans, LA. April 2019.

     

    SP 2018                                   

    Buddelmeyer, L. “Skills2Care/Palliative Care for the Alzheimer's and Dementia Communities." The Annual Assembly for Hospice and Palliative Care, Boston, MA. March 2018.

     

    WI 2017                                    

    Buddelmeyer, L. “Paving the Way in Palliative Care for the Alzheimer's Community." The American Occupational Therapy Association Annual Conference, Philadelphia, PA. March, 2017.

     

    SP 2016                                    

    Buddelmeyer, L. “A Palliative Care Model Design for the Alzheimer's Community." The American Occupational Therapy Association Annual Conference, Chicago, IL. April, 2016.

     

    SP 2015                                    

    Buddelmeyer, L. “Partnering With Senior Centers to Empower the Alzheimer's disease Community". The American Occupational Therapy Association Annual Conference, Nashville, TN. April, 2015. 

     

    SP 2014                                    

    Lamb, A., Buddelmeyer, L., Bazyk, S., Espiritu, E., Mikush, C., & Siebert, C. “AOTA Centennial Vision in Action". The American Occupational Therapy Association Annual Conference & Expo, Baltimore, MD. April, 2014. 

     

    SP 2014                                   

    Phillips, E., Buddelmeyer, L., & Gartland, S. “Coaching for Emerging Occupational Therapy Practice: Evidence for Health, Wellness, and     Participation". The American Occupational Therapy Association   

    A Annual Conference & Expo. Baltimore, MD. April, 2014.

     

    FA 2013                                    

    Buddelmeyer, L. OT Practice. What my grandmother taught me: Making A difference for clients with Alzheimer's disease, 3. 

     

    SU 2011                                      

    Buddelmeyer, L. “The Family Dynamics of Alzheimer's disease". The Greenfield Research Library. Chicago, IL. June 2011. 

     

    Local:

    SU 2020                                    

    Buddelmeyer, L."Painting With Dementia and Alzheimer's Patients Using Children's Books." University of Findlay- Mazza Museum's Summer Conference, Findlay, OH July, 2020.

     

    SP 2020                                    

    Buddelmeyer, L. “Transitioning into Higher Education: Building Relationships." University of Findlay- Center for Teaching Excellence Findlay, OH February, March (unable to present due to COVID) 2020.

     

    SP 2020                                    

    Buddelmeyer, L., & Jacobus, C. “Palliative Care & The Role of an Interprofessional Care Team." University of Findlay: College of Health Professions IPE Event, Findlay, OH March 2020. Unable to present due To COVID-19.

     

    FA 2019                                    

    Buddelmeyer, L. “Transitioning into Higher Education: From Expert to Novice Educator." University of Findlay- Center for Teaching Excellence Findlay, OH August, September, & October, 2019.

     

    FA 2019                                    

    Buddelmeyer, L., & Crisp, S. “Occupational Therapy & Awakening Minds Art: Using Art as a Therapeutic Means." University of Findlay: Lifelong Learners. University of Findlay- Mazza Museum, Findlay, OH October 2019.

     

    FA 2019                                   

    Buddelmeyer, L., & Crisp, S. “Occupational Therapy & Awakening Minds Art: Using Art as a Therapeutic Means." The Findlay Rotary Club-The  Findlay Country Club, Findlay, OH June 2019. 

     

    SP 2019                                    

    Buddelmeyer, L., Hall, M. & Errett, J. “The Journey Through." The Mazza Museum, Findlay, OH April 2019.

     

    SP 2019                                    

    Buddelmeyer, L. “Using the Transtheoretical Model of Change to Better Understand & Empower Caregivers." Awakening Minds Art, Findlay, OH   February 2019. 

     

    FA 2018                                    

    Buddelmeyer, L. “Palliative Care & the Alzheimer's and Dementia Communities." Interim Healthcare, Findlay, OH December 2018.

     

    FA 2018                                   

    Buddelmeyer, L. “Traumatic Brain Injuries and Veterans." Hancock County Police Department, Findlay, OH October 2018.

     

    FA 2018                                    

    Buddelmeyer, L. “Palliative Care and Skills2Care for the AD and Dementia Communities." TRIAD Community Liaison Group Findlay, OH September, 2018.

     

    SP 2018                                    

    Buddelmeyer, L., & Jacobus, J. “Best Practices for the Alzheimer's Community." Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education     Findlay, OH March 2018.

     

    FA 2017                                   

     Buddelmeyer, L. “Traumatic Brain Injuries and Veterans." Hancock County Police Department, Findlay, OH October 2017.

     

    SU 2017                                    

    Buddelmeyer, L. “Occupational Therapy and the Alzheimer's Community: A Different Model to Consider."  Blanchard Valley Hospital, Findlay, OH, June 2017. 

     

    SU 2017                                    

    Buddelmeyer, L. “This is My Something Great: OT and The Alzheimer's And Dementia Communities." Ultra Seniors, Findlay, OH. May 2017. 

     

     

    WI 2017                                    

    Buddelmeyer, L. “Providing Skilled Care for the Alzheimer's Community." Blanchard Valley Health Foundation Board Meeting, Findlay, OH. February, 2017.

     

    WI 2016                                   

     Buddelmeyer, L. “Implementing Evidence for the AD Community." Blanchard Valley Health Care Board Meeting, Findlay, OH. December 2016. 

     

    WI 2016                                    

    Buddelmeyer, L. “What About the Alzheimer's Community?" Hancock County Conversational Club, Findlay, OH February, 2016.

     

    WI 2016                                    

    Buddelmeyer, L. “Alzheimer's disease: Cutting Edge Care." Hancock Leadership Health and Wellness Day, Findlay, OH. February 2016.

     

    WI 2015                                    

    Buddelmeyer, L. “Skills2Care in a Palliative Care Model". The Bridge Home Health, Hospice, & Palliative Care Team. Findlay, OH. May 2015.

     

    SP 2014                                    

    Buddelmeyer, L. “Breaking Down The Barriers To Understand the Alzheimer's Community". The Hancock County Council on Aging. Findlay, OH. May 2014.

     

    SU 2012                                    

    Buddelmeyer, L. “Maintenance OT Programming for Clients with AD And Their Caregivers". Alzheimer's Association. Toledo, OH. June, 2012.

     

    SU 2012                                    

    Buddelmeyer, L. “My Personal & Professional Journey with Alzheimer's Disease". Birchaven Retirement Village. Findlay, OH. July, 2012.

     

    SU 2012                                    

    Buddelmeyer, L. “Adaptive Equipment in the Home". Alzheimer's Association. Findlay, OH. July, 2012.

     

    FA 2011                                   

    Buddelmeyer, L. “What Occupational Therapy Can Do For Persons Facing Alzheimer's disease". Still Alice Panel. Findlay, OH. November, 2011.